Iowa land values increased on average of 11 percent in 1950 over 1949-the largest single-year rise since 1920. Most of the rise came after hostilities began in Korea.
Murray, W. G.
"Large Increase in Land Values in 1950,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 5
, Article 3.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol5/iss8/3