The average market value of Iowa farm land decreased by 6 percent during 1960, with general declines in all areas. The state average value on Nov. 1 was $237 per acre, down $15 from the figure of a year earlier.
Gadsby, Dwight Maxon
"Iowa Land Values Sag in 1960,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 15
, Article 2.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol15/iss8/2