Farmland Leasing Meeting in Lee County August 24

The Iowa State University Lee County Extension and Outreach office will host a meeting on August 24th, beginning at 1:30 PM. with doors open at 1:00 PM. The location is at the Lee County Extension office located at 414 North Main St., Donnellson. The meeting will last approximately 2 ½ hours and will be facilitated by Charles Brown, Farm Management Specialists with ISU Extension and Outreach.


The discussion will focus on various methods to determine a fair 2024 cash rental rate and the importance of good tenant/landlord communications. Emphasis will be placed on recent returns to Iowa Cash Rented Land and the 2023 Iowa Cash Rental Rate Survey.


Pre-registration is required by August 17, 2023, and the registration fee of $20.00 can be paid at the door. Participants will receive a 100-page booklet and meeting handouts designed to assist landowners, tenants, and other agri-business professionals with issues related to farmland ownership, management, and leasing arrangements.


Contact the Lee County Extension office at 319-835-5116 with your questions or to pre-register by August 17, 2023.


For a list of meetings statewide, check the ISU Extension calendar for a meeting near you.