2011-2013 Board members of the Arizona chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers include, from left: President Shawn Wood, Headquarters West; Vice-president Tom Van Hofwegen, Farm Credit Services Southwest; Secretary Barry Weissenborn, Headquarters West; and Treasurer Steve Pendleton, Southwest Agricultural Services.
ASFMRAAZ members at the 2011 Spring Ag Outlook Forum include: Dwayne Owen, left, Finley Appraisal Service, Willcox, Ariz.; Tom Turner, center, Farm Credit Services Southwest (FCSS), Yuma; and Tom Schoor, FCSS, Tempe.
Speakers discussing 2010 Arizona and southern California agricultural land and lease values, from left, are: Mark Finley, Tom Van Hofwegen, Myron Fortin, Charles Havranek, Steve Pendleton, Tom Rolston, and Bill Moody.
Higher commodity prices are increasing some farm land rental rates in Arizona.
Western Farm Press