Ownership and Investment in U.S. Farmland

July 18, 2023

Via Zoom

The July Farm Foundation® Forum, Ownership and Investment in U.S. Farmland, explored a variety of themes tied to agricultural land ownership. These included agricultural land quality and natural resources in America relative to other nations, historical issues with agricultural land ownership and issues of land theft and dispossession, agricultural land ownership and national security, competition for land between farmers/ranchers and real estate/energy development interests, and more.

The Forum took place via Zoom on July 18 at 9 a.m. Central.

Forum Recording

Forum Presentation Slides


David Haight
Vice President for Programs, American Farmland Trust


Howard Halderman
President, Halderman Farm Management Service and Halderman Real Estate Services

Whitney Sawney
Director of Communications and Policy, Native American Agriculture Fund

Eloris Speight
Director, Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers Policy Research Center

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