Alberta Farm Land Value Trend - Beaver County

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

January 8, 2018

Market analysis in Beaver County, approximately 65 km southeast of Edmonton, and generally in between Camrose, Viking, Vegreville, and Tofield, has determined that cultivated land has seen a modest increase in value in 2017 of approximately 4% for typical lands in the area.  Farm appraisal analyses of the real estate market indicates a healthy…

Value Added Agricultural Advisory

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting

December 20, 2017

Our specialists in the business of agriculture have been providing expertise in many different areas of the agricultural industry. In the fourth quarter of 2017, Serecon has been advising clients in the following areas: Best Management Practices in Agricultural Municipal Agricultural Strategies Environmental Farm Plan Benchmarking Loss Quantification…

Alberta Farm Land Value Trend - Lacombe County

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

December 6, 2017

A review of farmland sales in the northwestern portion of Lacombe County indicates that cultivated farmland in this area has increased in value by approximately 5% in 2017. Although there are varying land characteristics in this area, the market indicates that there is good demand for quality farmland in Lacombe County. Email or phone Bruce Simpson…

Alberta Farmland Value Trend - Lethbridge County

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

November 22, 2017

Agricultural appraisal research and sales analysis in the Coaldale, Alberta area which is located in Lethbridge County in southern Alberta, indicates that there has continued to be strong demand for irrigated farmland. Market data indicates that property values have appreciated approximately 10% in 2017. This area has seen a considerable amount of…

Yield Loss Due to Correctable Irrigation Inefficiency

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting

November 8, 2017

With advances in aerial technology and drones, farmers are now able to view their fields and crops in different ways. The above picture is just one example. The photo displays an irrigated quarter section of silage corn that was captured from drone footage. As you can see, there are a number of ripples in the corn stand. These ripples were only present…

Saskatchewan Farmland Value Trend - Southwest Region

November 3, 2017

Market research in the southwest region of Saskatchewan indicates that quality cropland has appreciated in value approximately 5% on average in the first half of 2017. The analysis includes sales research in areas including, but not limited to, Assiniboia, Val Marie, Shaunavon, Eastend, Cadillac, and Swift Current. We have inspected a considerable…

Sustainability in Field Crops

Tags: Management Consulting

October 16, 2017

The Serecon team has for many years been involved in numerous initiatives aimed at maintaining and improving the sustainability of agriculture. Once harvest wraps up, stakeholders across crop production value chains again start congregating to discuss and support efforts at continuous improvement in agricultural sustainability. Serecon will be participating…

Alberta Farmland Value Trend - Westlock County

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

September 22, 2017

Data analysis by our appraisers has indicated that cultivated farmland property values in Westlock County, which is located approximately 60 km northwest of Edmonton, have increased approximately 6% from the summer of 2016 to the summer of 2017.  For a specific indication of your farmland portfolio, contact Serecon to inquire about our Valuations…

Saskatchewan Farmland Value Trend - Northeast Region

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

September 4, 2017

Market research in the northeast region of Saskatchewan indicates that land values for good quality cropland has appreciated approximately 8% on average in the first half of 2017. The analysis includes sales research in areas including, but not limited to, the general areas of Prince Albert, Humboldt, Naicam, Melfort, and Nipawin. We have inspected…

Development Land & Holding Properties - Western Canada

Tags: Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

August 23, 2017

Over the few years, Serecon has appraised dozens of development lands and holding properties in and around major cities in western Canada including Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon, Medicine Hat, and Red Deer. Moreover, we have also completed urban fringe valuations in smaller centres such as High River, Okotoks, Airdrie, Chestermere, Cochrane,…