Sr Valuation Svcs Dir | Agricultural Val Ldr
License # AG033069
Ben has spent his entire professional career focused on the valuation of agricultural property. As fourth generation in agriculture, and a farmer himself, his understanding of farm economics runs deep and true. Raised in California's fertile San Joaquin Valley, Ben's experience with the complexities of permanent crops like wine grapes, almonds, pistachios, stone fruit, table grapes, and blueberries is extensive. His midwestern roots, as a native of Missouri, add perspective to the lands and people that produce the world's food.
Ben is a frequent speaker and instructor on agricultural valuation principles, concepts, and trends.
Ben holds a batchelors degree from California State University, Fresno in Agriculture Business.
Memberships & Involvements
Ben has been awarded, and proudly maintains the “ARA” designation, or “Accredited Rural Appraiser” issued by the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers.