Cropland Values Continue to Rise in the Mississippi Delta Region According to USDA
On August 4, 2011 USDA released its Land Values 2011 Summary and Cash Rents. The land values and cash rents are averages across an entire state. Since this is an average it is easy to find recent transactions that were lower or higher than what USDA shows. Although these are average land values, it does give us useful information about trends.