Information and resources related to farm mangaement, land rental, farm leases, custom rates and farm economic topics.
Home of the OSU Extension Ag Manager Newsletter. Information on current farm management and agricultural business issues, programs and discussion topics.
Some factors and considerations for determining farmland rental.
Article by Barry Ward, OSU Extension Farm Production Leader, explaining flexible cash land rental agreements, with some examples.
A North Central Farm Management Extension Committee publication that provides information on the provisions and options within fixed and flexible cash rent agreements. It includes examples and sample rental contracts.
Farm Building Rental
An article that looks at some of the factors to consider in determining a farm building rental agreement, pertinent questions to ask and a list of helpful resources.
This article focuses on approaches used to come up with a building rental rate. It includes an example of how to calculate the fixed costs of building ownership. November, 2018.
Ag Lease 101 helps both land owners and land operators learn about alternative lease arrangements and includes sample written lease agreements for several alternatives. Ag Lease 101 was created by and is maintained by the North Central Farm Management Extension Committee. Click on the Lease Publications heading at the bottom of the page.
Farmland Rental Resources
Links to farmland rental resources.
|Computer Programs to Determine Lease or Land Values|
|Flexible Cash Lease|
|Crop Share Calculator|
|Landbid-Land Value Calculator|