Northwest sees increases in estimated farmland values
September 8, 2017
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Agricultural land values in Idaho, Oregon and Washington increased this year while the national average remained unchanged.
Estimations from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Statistics Service showed that average values of cropland in the Northwest increased in 2017 from the previous year, The Capital Press reported (http://bit.ly/2wMDUtf ) on Tuesday.
The average value of Idaho cropland was estimated to be $3,400 per acre, a 3 percent increase from $3,300 per acre in 2016. The estimates for both irrigated and non-irrigated cropland also incre...