Category Archives: Investment Trends

American Farmland Investments Interviewed by “The Californian”

American Farmland Investments was interviewed by “The Californian” online and printed newspaper on July 22nd.  The article went to print yesterday – see below. Overall, it is a very good article. There is mention of a “bubble”, which could be the case in states like Iowa or Nebraska, but who is to say, just how…
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Find out if Net Investment Income Tax applies to you

If an individual has income from investments, the individual may be subject to net investment income tax. Effective Jan.  1, 2013, individual taxpayers are liable for a 3.8 percent Net Investment Income Tax on the lesser of their net investment income, or the amount by which their modified adjusted gross income exceeds the statutory threshold…
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Wall Street banks on farm growth

Dennis L. Taylor 12:01 a.m. PDT July 23, 2014 Wall Street is knocking on the door of Salinas Valley agriculture. Investors from agriculture-focused hedge funds and investment trusts are touring farms in and around Salinas, including vineyards and strawberry fields. Farmland investments are not new to the agricultural community. For nearly a decade investment managers…
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