Equestrian Industry Analytic Services

Tags: Advisory Services, Management Consulting

August 10, 2021

Serecon’s broad management consulting experience across the Canadian agricultural landscape enables it to make strong contributions to organizations and businesses in agriculture-adjacent industries. The equestrian industry’s close integration with agricultural businesses and communities means that Serecon can leverage its industry knowledge and…

Lethbridge County - Farm Appraisals

Tags: Advisory Services, Valuations & Appraisals

August 2, 2021

Serecon has analyzed notable increases in farmland values recently for both irrigated and dryland properties throughout most of Lethbridge County. Specialty crop and livestock production are generally the key drivers of market demand whether it is for potatoes, sugar beats, canola, barley or greenfeed production for feedlots or dairies. From mid-2020…

Ponoka County - Farm Appraisals

Tags: Advisory Services, Valuations & Appraisals

July 13, 2021

Quarter sections with mostly open, cultivated farmland experienced strong demand over the last year in the central portion of Ponoka County. A large number of transactions indicated that quality land increased approximately 15% over the last twelve months. Our appraisers note that dairy operators have largely been the drivers of the real estate marketplace…

Rocky View County - Wheatland County - Farm Appraisals

Tags: Advisory Services, Valuations & Appraisals

June 30, 2021

The eastern portion of Rocky View County and the western portion of Wheatland County, generally near Highway 1, saw farmland values increase modestly over the land year for quality cropland. Ongoing appraisal and consulting projects in this region indicates that the farmland value trend appreciated about 5% since the summer of 2020. The value trend…

Agricultural Insurance Claim Expertise

Tags: Advisory Services, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

June 11, 2021

The agricultural advisors at Serecon regularly complete analyses and projects for farmers, ranchers, and/or their lawyers, adjustors, insurance companies, and others who may be involved with damages, losses, or any type of agricultural insurance claims such as: fire damage and crop or pasture loss crop input application damages equipment malfunction…

Plant Protein Advisory Services

Tags: Advisory Services, Management Consulting

May 17, 2021

Serecon continues to contribute management consulting expertise towards the immense growth in Western Canada’s plant protein sector. The growth in plant protein is driven by global demand for plant-based foods and the various Provincial and Federal programs to promote expansion in this sector, including Protein Industries Canada (PIC). We provide…

Farmland Value Trend Newsletter - 2020

Tags: Advisory Services, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

March 12, 2021

The latest Farmland Value Trend Newsletter has now been released, summarizing the agricultural real estate trend in Alberta and Saskatchewan for 2020. In an effort to provide an analysis that reflects variances across the province, we have again included regional analyses. For complete details, please download the 2020 Farmland Value Trend Newsletter or…

Recreational Property Appraisals

Tags: Valuations & Appraisals

February 10, 2021

Our accredited appraisers have noticed an increase in demand for recreational properties in Alberta and Saskatchewan. Research, analysis and valuations of recreational properties such as lake, river, or waterfront properties; mountain properties; cabins and cottages; hunting properties; fishing properties; 'back country' properties; camping properties;…

County of Barrhead - Farm Appraisals

Tags: Valuations & Appraisals

January 28, 2021

Since the start of 2015, our certified appraisers have appraised and inspected over 22,000 acres in the County of Barrhead alone. As part of these farm appraisals, we also analyzed and viewed over 40,000 additional acres of land transactions within that municipality. The property types include dryland, ranchland, and country residential properties…

Agriculture Management Consulting - 2021

Tags: Advisory Services, Management Consulting

January 4, 2021

The year ahead is looking to be full of interesting projects for Serecon. Specifically in regard to our management consulting work, the transition into 2021 continues to revolve around quantifying, qualifying, and finding ways to increase value for our clients coming from a range of agriculture sectors like government, industry associations, and the…