Agricultural Economics Department


Date of this Version

September 2007


Published in Cornhusker Economics, 09/12/2007. Produced by the Cooperative Extension, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Nebraska–Lincoln.


With more than 40 percent of Nebraska’s agricultural land being leased, thousands of landowners and tenants face important lease decisions each year. Currently, the economic magnitude of these decisions is even greater, given the circumstances for 2008 crop prospects.