The NEW industry standard for ag and forestry land valuation software is being unveiled at the ASFMRA Annual Conference in Chandler, AZ later this month.  Enter to win an Apple iPad (5th Generation) 128GB Wi-Fi Silver with a one-year license to LandValue Solutions Appraisal Pro™ software. 

Learn about features and benefits at the Technology Rapid Fire session on Tuesday, October 30 11:45 AM to 1:00 PM, or attend Ag Innovations on Thursday, November 1 at 8:20 AM to 8:30 AM for LandValue Solutions presentation, or find LandValue Solutions booth #16 at the ASFMRA Trade Show in the Akimei Ballroom at the Sheraton Grand during the Annual Conference.  The Trade Show is open Wednesday, Oct. 31 from 5-6:30 p.m.; Thursday, Nov. 1 from 6-10 p.m. and Friday, Nov. 2 from 12-noon to 3 p.m.

LandValue Solutions (LVS) is a workflow, standardization, and quality-based appraisal application whose mission is to codify consistency, credible market measurement tools, efficiency, and excellence.  We strive to enable appraisers with tools to free up time otherwise used for research to tap their intellectual energy and achieve a high-quality work product.  LandValue Solutions is a cloud-based agricultural and forestry real estate valuation, work flow management, and land management software tailored to high efficiency interaction between valuators, lenders, secondary markets, real estate brokers, government entities and land owners/managers.  Unlike any other appraisal software on the market, LVS is a single source inter-related application for initiating and tracking appraisal orders/requests either from or to the vendor; completing appraisal assignments; storing, sharing, & collaborating on comparable sales and lease data; and managing appraisal workflow in appraisal offices, lenders, land managers, government departments requiring appraisal procurement and oversight.

LVS specializes in capturing the legal, transactional and physical features of rural real estate with integrated, but separate, modules for comparable sales, leases, and listings; appraisals; evaluations; land management; custom map tools; contacts; document library; and workflow management.  The functionality is designed toward populating data using geo-spatial and assessor data from USDA mapping resources and county assessor data using prompt-driven, user-friendly software that is intuitive and easy to use.  LVS incorporates a GIS mapping tool providing county parcel shape files and assessor data for more than 99% of the U.S., USDA Soil Survey, Cropscape data and associated maps; 2008 CLU FSA field shape files, flood hazard mapping, topo, PLSS and various basemaps.  Maps and other MS or PDF documents are saved to the record in the images and documents portal and can be printed or exported.

The LandValue Solution is available in three packages, depending on the client’s needs and wants.  For more information see our blog post “Introducing the NEW industry standard in Ag & Forestry Appraisal Software” – visit our website at, call us at (208) 669-2895 or email info@landvaluesolutions.comLandValue Solutions is offering live demonstrations via personal webinars and 30-day free trials of the software with basic training.

Founder and CEO of LandValue Solutions, Ruby Stroschein grew up on a dry farm in Juniper, Idaho with eight brothers and two sisters. She married an Idaho sheepman and farmer, and is the proud mother of five, grandmother of seven, and great-grandmother of four. Ruby is author of Allegory of Malad City and The Multiple Murders of Mary Kelley Campbell, and founded Elk River Press, a non-profit for promoting regional authors and supporting rural libraries.