The Land Report

Spring 2016

The Magazine of the American Landowner is an essential guide for investors, landowners, and those interested in buying or selling land. The award-winning quarterly is known for its annual survey of America's largest landowners, The Land Report 100.

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4 The LandReport | S P R I N G 2 0 1 6 S P R I N G 2 0 1 6 Contents LANDREPORT.COM AUBREE DALLAS Features 62 Legends of Quail Boone Pickens invites a Who's Who in wingshooting to his Mesa Vista Ranch for an unforgettable hunt. by HENRY CHAPPELL photography by WYMAN MEINZER & RUSSELL GRAVES 70 Deals of the Year 2015 Deal of the Year: Standing Butte Ranch by ERIC O'KEEFE Deal of the Century: The Waggoner Ranch by ERIC O'KEEFE 2015 Ag Deal of the Year: Palo Verde Valley Alfalfa Farmland by CORINNE GARCIA 2015 Conservation Deal of the Year: Greenwood Plantation by CORINNE GARCIA 2015 Timberland Deal of the Year: Weyerhaeuser–Plum Creek Merger by CORINNE GARCIA 90 Sandow Lakes Ranch A sea of water rights is the highlight of this 33,777-acre Central Texas sanctuary. by ERIC O'KEEFE Departments 10 Editor's Note 12 Letters 14 16 MarketWatch 19 FrontGate Travel | Land's Best Friend | Top Ten Investing | Events | Essentials 50 Vistas The Editors showcase a portfolio of current listings. 104 BackGate Hummingbird Nest Ranch by ERIC O'KEEFE ON THE COVER. Clockwise from upper left: Quail © Shutterstock. Boone Pickens © Wyman Meinzer. American bald eagle © Alcoa. Ken Salazar © Aubree Dallas. San Luis Valley © John Fielder. Stan Kroenke © Reuters. New Shepard © Blue Origin. Tom Waggoner © W.T. Waggoner Ranch Estate. Katie the English cocker © Russell Graves. Ted Turner © Park Cities Quail.

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