Josh Cook of Yuba City is a realtor with Stromer Realty that is selling this 40-acre walnut orchard Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 near Biggs. Cook said one of the reasons the property is for sale is because of the increased value of the land.
Farmland values go nuts.
Ed Sills of Pleasant Grove Farms in Sutter County said he scoffed when experts spoke decades ago about premium prices for land when limited farmland met a growing global demand for food.
"Maybe we're at that point," he said.
Lyndol Swartz, who grows almonds on the north side of th. Read Farmland values go nuts...