Rents have trended up in the region
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s 2013 cash rent data released this fall showed that farmers in most of the counties in west central Minnesota were paying higher average cash rent for non-irrigated cropland than in 2012. Most but not all of the counties also had increased year to year since 2010.
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