The California Chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA) has released its 2013 issue of Trends in Agricultural Land & Lease Values.

The annual publication, available in print and electronic formats, is a source for agricultural land sales and rent value data in California and Nevada. The book is published in full color.

It contains rural land values based on sales, lease rate ranges, historical data, and commodity editorial background information.

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Feature articles for 2013 highlight California regulatory and compliance issues and creating a modern virtual appraisal office.

The book is divided into eight geographic regions and then subdivided by county and land use.

Through detailed charts and graphs, historical land and lease values are included for each area, going back an average of six years.

Editorial overviews provide background information for the stated values and trends.

Copies of Trends in Agricultural Land & Lease Values are available from the California ASFMRA Chapter for $20, plus shipping and handling.

Call (209) 368-3672 or order online at

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