Farm Management

Professional Farm Management

Midwest Land Management and Real Estate Inc. specializes in professional farm management in the northwest Iowa counties of Buena Vista, Calhoun, Clay, Cherokee, Dickinson, Emmet, Hancock, Humboldt, Ida, Kossuth, Osceola, O’Brien, Palo Alto, Pocahontas, Sac, Webster, Winnebago, Wright and beyond.  We are fully licensed in Iowa, Minnesota, and South Dakota and can offer our full range of services in any of those states. Our services are designed to specifically meet individual goals and objectives on each farm. We take great pride in the fact that we are independently owned and provide personal and professional one-on-one service to our clients.

Farm Management

Midwest Land Management will represent you in a timely and professional manner on the following items:

Complete farm planning
Tenant selection, crop rotations, input purchasing (seed, fertilizer, chemistry), farm repairs & improvements (drainage tile, grain bins, etc.) and in-depth grain marketing.

Detailed accounting of all farm income and expenses
Rental income, grain sales, government payments, crop input expenses, farm improvements, insurance (premiums and/or indemnities), real estate taxes, etc.

Negotiation of crop input purchases
Maximum volume discounts available from most input suppliers.

Complete record keeping and inventory management
Soil maps, fertility tests, nutrient (macro & micro) monitoring, yield maps, drainage tile records, crop rotations, grain inventories, profitability reports, etc.

Contract and lease negotiations
Cash rent, bushel leases, crop share, flex leases & custom farming leases.

Responsible soil stewardship
Best management practices to protect against erosion, preserve fresh water, and build soil health for future generations.

Analysis and administration of all government programs and crop insurance

We will continually keep you informed and up-to-date with everything happening on your farm with crop progress, planning and formal year-end reports. If you are a lifelong resident of the farm or recently purchased the farm as an investment, our farm management services will ensure that your farm is returning its maximum potential back to you, the landowner.