Ag Resources - Custom and Cash Rental Rates, Land Values, & Farm Lease Forms

Nebraska Farm Custom Rates

(26 pages - biennial report)
Every two years a survey of custom operators is donducted to determine the current rates charged for specifice machinery operations. The information presented in the publication should be used only as a guide when figuring what to charge or pay for custom operations. Includes spring & summer operations and fall & miscellaneous operations all in one report. 

2022 Preliminary Land Values & Rental Rates

March 16, 2022
Preliminary findings from the 2022 Nebraska Farm Real Estate Market Survey show an increase in agricultural land values and rental rates. Land industry professionals reported the rise in Nebraska agricultural land values were attributed to higher commodity prices, interest rates near historic lows, hedging against inflation, and a renewed use in 1031 exchanges. 

Nebraska Farm Real Estate Report (website)
June 30, 2022
For the third consecutive year, the all-land average value in Nebraska rose for the year ending February 1, 2022. Results are published by region and land type.

2022 Nebraska Farm Real Estate Report pdf | 70 pages

2022 Cash Rental Rates Map
updated as of August 26, 2022
Cash rent statistics paid per acre on irrigated and non-irrigated cropland and pasture per each county. Source: USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service for Nebraska

Farm Lease Forms for Cash, Crop-Share, Pasture, Equipment, etc. Each lease and supporting document was written to help producers and land owners discuss issues and make informed and equitable decisions.