Survey: Value of Wisconsin farmland continues to climb in 2023

15 May 2023


A regional survey of agricultural bankers found Wisconsin farmland values are still inching higher after two years.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's quarterly survey found that the value of good farmland was 15 percent higher in the first quarter of the year compared to 2022. It's the eighth quarter in a row where land values have been up by double digits in the state and across the district, which includes Iowa and parts of Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Michigan. 

Read the complete article from Wisconsin Public Radio here.