Land Manager

Peoples Company   Wayne, NE   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on May 21, 2024

Peoples Company is seeking a Land Manager in Northeast Nebraska to be responsible for creating and maintaining relationships and accounts with landowners. The Land Manager will act as the liaison between landowners, their tenants, FSA and NRCS office, and other agricultural organizations.

Representation and Negotiation - Facilitate discussions regarding financial and non-financial goals with the landowner to develop a written plan to address their ownership concerns. Advocate for the landowners’ goals in lease negotiations with their farm operator. Become a trusted resource to which landowners can turn with any and all questions to ensure the landowner feels comfortable and secure in knowing they will not be put at a disadvantage in establishing an equitable rent or management fee.
Plan Implementation - Recommend a management plan and appropriate agricultural lease to align with the goals of the landowner. Monitor and record the farm operator’s compliance with the lease terms through ongoing, open communication with the farm operator and landowner. Leverage the landowner’s capital for conservation and drainage projects through NRCS programs and farm operator contributions. Seek funding sources for the above-mentioned projects, be knowledgeable about such programs, and ensure managed accounts are aware of these opportunities should they arise.
Reports and Analysis - Analyze and store pertinent farm data obtained from the farm operator to build a robust farm history profile for each farm managed.

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