Showing posts tagged with “Farm Asset Management”

Serecon & Farmers National form FNC Serecon

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

July 7, 2015

Agriculture continues to change rapidly. In order to respond to that change, Farmers National Company and Serecon have joined together to form FNC Serecon. Since 1929, Farmers National Company has become the largest, fastest growing, and most successful farm management company in the US by managing over 5,000 farms, ranches & specialty operations across…

Serecon Workshop at Canadian Society for Bioengineering AGM and Technical Conference

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting

July 6, 2015

Serecon, as the Secretariat to the Canadian Field Print Initiative, will be presenting a workshop at the Annual General Meeting and Technical Conference of the Canadian Society for Bioengineering in Edmonton. The workshop will be provided to registered participants on July 8, 2015 and will be led by Serecon's Angela Pearson and Markus Weber.¬† It will…

Manitoba Farmland Value Trend - RMs of Morris & MacDonald

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

June 29, 2015

Research completed by Serecon has indicated that farmland values¬†in the RM's of MacDonald and Morris, which are located south-southwest of Winnipeg, Manitoba have risen approximately 5% in the first half of 2015. The research analyzed good quality, cultivated farmland. For a specific indication of your farmland portfolio, contact Serecon to inquire…

Alberta Farmland Value Trend - Lac Ste Anne County

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

June 16, 2015

Serecon has found that good quality, cultivated farm land in Lac Ste Anne County has appreciated in value approximately 15% from January, 2013 to September, 2014 or about 0.75% per month. Lac Ste Anne County is located 30 km northwest of Edmonton and includes the Towns of Mayerthorpe and Onoway. Contact Serecon to inquire about our Land Value Trend…

Serecon Leadership Scholarship

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

May 27, 2015

Congratulations to Erica Ward as this year's winner of the Serecon Leadership Scholarship. Erica has had superior academic achievement in her B.Sc. Animal Health program at the University of Alberta. She has displayed leadership qualities as an executive of the Pre-Vet and Animal Health Club and as a member of the Poultry Club. Serecon is happy to…

Serecon and Altus Group Annouce a Strategic Alliance

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

May 8, 2015

Serecon and Altus Group's RVA Team recently established a strategic alliance that creates a framework for combining the strengths and expertise of both companies. The alliance will enable clients to benefit from an integrated business model in Agriculture and Agri-Business Valuation and Advisory Services by providing industry specific local expertise…

Alberta Farmland: Bubble or Bargain?

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

March 10, 2015

Serecon discusses the farmland value trend in Alberta and the outlook for 2015 in an agcanada.com article in Yield Alberta 2015. Data about interest rates, farm revenue, net operating return, and the average appreciation rate in farmland after deducting inflation is presented and discussed. Click on the above link to read the article and find out more…

Serecon Scholarships

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

March 5, 2015

Each year, Serecon donates two scholarships to students who are studying agriculture at the University of Alberta. Qualified candidates can apply to the following academic awards: The Ralph Ashmead Agricultural Economics International Award, which is in memory of the late Ralph W. Ashmead who was a partner with Serecon, has been offered since 2011.…

Saskatchewan Farmland Values Trend - 2014

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

February 11, 2015

An analysis of farmland transactions throughout Saskatchewan indicates that the land value of average quality cultivated land has increased an average of 7% in 2014. The market data shows that most of the gains occurred in the first half of 2014 while the marketplace showed a slowdown in the second half of 2014. This is largely due to decreases in…

Agricultural Valuation & Management Consulting Internship

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

January 28, 2015

Serecon is looking to fill a position that will involve various projects related to appraisal and general agriculture consulting assignments. Candidates should have an agricultural background and a sound understanding of the Canadian agricultural industry and communities. The position will involve numerous tasks including, but not limited to: Market…