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  1. 2018 Soy Capital Ag Services Agronomic Research Plots

    September 17, 2018

    As harvest hits full stride, members of the Soy Capital Ag Services team are busy collecting plot data.  Our independent testing across multiple locations help give valuable insight into seed selection decisions for 2019.  For the most up to date information please visit the link below, or the seed testing portion of the website located […]

  2. 2018 Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers Mid-Year Survey Released

    August 29, 2018

    (Boone, IA, August 29, 2018) – Prices paid for Illinois farmland continued the “slightly lower” trend according to the Mid-Year Snapshot Survey completed by the Illinois Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers. The survey results were released today at the 2018 Farm Progress Show held here this week. “In the first half of the […]

  3. 2018 McLean County Corn Yield Estimates

    August 22, 2018

    Each year, Soy Capital Ag Services farm managers in Bloomington, IL estimate yields for McLean County.  The 2018 estimate ranks as the 3rd highest yield at 217.77 bushels per acre.  Yield estimates ranged from 156 bushels per acre to 260 bushels per acre, with 78% being over 200 bushels per acre.  Ninety percent of the […]

  4. Dave Klein discusses Selling the farm: Auction or list?

    April 13, 2018

    On April 11, 2018, Dave Klein wrote an article for Prairie Farmer looking at the pros and cons to either listing a farm or putting it up for auction.  For the full article please click the link below. Selling the farm: Auction or list? DISCLAIMER: By clicking the links above, you will leave the Soy Capital […]

  5. 2017 Farmland Values See Little Change

    March 27, 2018

    Little Change in Illinois Farmland Values – Report (Bloomington, IL, March 22) Prices being paid for high quality Illinois farmland, as well as cash rents have stayed essentially flat for the past 12 months according to the 2018 Illinois Farmland Values and Lease Trends Report released today by the Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers […]

  6. Ross Albert discusses trends in 2017 Illinois farmland

    December 11, 2017

    Ross Albert spoke with Prairie Farmer for an article published December 11, 2017, discussing Illinois farmland trends in 2017.  For the full article please click in the link below.Where did Illinois farmland trend in 2017?DISCLAIMER: By clicking the links above, you will leave the Soy Capital Ag Services website.The following pages are not in any way […]

  7. Dave Klein Discusses Farmland Prices and Sales Activity Across Illinois

    August 28, 2017

    (Decatur IL, August 30, 2017) — Prices being paid for farmland as well as sales activity have basically flattened during the first half of 2017 with a trend tat will apparently continue for the balance of the year according to a survey done by the Illinois Society of Professional Farm managers and Rural Appraisers.  The […]

  8. Chad Hoke Hits 30 Year Milestone with the American Society of Farm Mangers and Rural Appraisers

    June 2, 2017

    May 25, 2017, marked 30 years of membership for Chad Hoke with the American Society of Farm Mangers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA).  Hoke joined ASMFRA during his senior year of college at the University of Illinois.  The ASMFRA is an organization dedicated to providing education and network opportunities for professionals in farm management, rural and […]

  9. Craig Thompson Discusses Solar Energy Interest in Illinois

    April 24, 2017

    Craig Thompson spoke with Illinois Farmer Today for an article published online April 19, 2017, discussing solar energy interest in Illinois.  For the full article please click the link below. Solar interest shines on Illinois farmland DISCLAIMER: By clicking the links above, you will leave the Soy Capital Ag Services website. The following pages are […]

  10. Mike Hall Calls His First Soy Capital Auction

    April 20, 2017

    Mike Hall, longtime Decatur-area auctioneer, made his Soy Capital debut on March 15th with a public farm auction at Buffalo, Illinois. Soy Capital Ag Services was excited to welcome Mike to the team. Hall’s excellent reputation and his expertise in farmland brokerage/auctioneering will serve as an asset to Soy Capital Ag Services real estate clients. […]