Brent Reader

Brent Reader

Marketing Manager

Prior to joining AcreTrader, Brent ran his own digital marketing agency, during which time he helped launch two tech startups. He maintains active interests in aquaponics and sustainable agriculture operations.

Prior to joining AcreTrader, Brent ran his own digital marketing agency, during which time he helped launch two tech startups. He maintains active interests in aquaponics and sustainable agriculture operations.

Articles by Brent Reader

Low Commodity Prices and the Upside Case for Farmland

June 04, 2019

For the last four years, stock prices have risen to new heights, while farm commodity prices have remained depressed. So why buy farmland now? Two reasons come to mind: timing and opportunity. Read more to learn why there may be an upside case for farmland investing.

Overview of AcreTrader with Carter Malloy (13 Minute Audio Interview)

May 10, 2019

Stacking Benjamins Host Joe Saul-Sehy interviews CEO Carter Malloy about AcreTrader. Listen now for a brief review of how the investment process works and the coming opportunities with farmland.

AcreTrader, Inc. Hires Vice President and General Counsel

April 05, 2019

AcreTrader, a nationwide farmland investing company, has announced a new senior manager to join the growing team. New Vice President and General Counsel, Elise Alexander, brings wealth of agricultural and legal experience.

Additional Passive Income Sources From Farmland Investments

April 03, 2019

Many don't realize the number of passive income sources that farmland investments can provide. Depending on the unique features of your land and your level of creativity, you may be able to secure passive income opportunities in addition to your farming leases.

AcreTrader to Sponsor Global AgInvesting 2019

March 20, 2019

AcreTrader, Inc, has announced its sponsorship of Global AgInvesting 2019, which is slated to take place in New York City from April 1-3. GAI 2019 will be the 11th annual flagship conference providing more than 700 attendees a comprehensive overview of the agricultural investment landscape.

AcreTrader CEO Accepted to Forbes Finance Council

March 14, 2019

Carter Malloy, Founder and CEO of AcreTrader, Inc, has been accepted into the Forbes Finance Council, an invitation-only community for executives in accounting, financial planning, wealth and asset management, and investment firms.

AcreTrader.com Launches, Allows Investors to Buy Shares of American Farmland

March 05, 2019

AcreTrader, a farmland investing company, officially launches its platform for investors today at AcreTrader.com, allowing individual investors to participate in farmland ownership through a first-of-its-kind online portal.

What's the IRR of Farmland?

February 13, 2019

Farmland investment returns over the past 25 years have been surprisingly good, not to mention with relatively little volatility and consistently positive returns. Find out more about whether or not land can be a good investment.

Why Do Owners Sell Farmland?

January 15, 2019

If farmland is such a great asset, why would someone ever sell it? There are many good reasons to sell farmland. Beyond circumstantial reasons, there are several financial incentives and structural benefits that lead people to sell farmland when the time is right for them.

Can Farmland Protect You From Stock Market Volatility?

January 09, 2019

Recent surges in market volatility for stocks and bonds serves as a fresh reminder of the importance of portfolio diversification. Can farmland provide the portfolio protection you are looking for without sacrificing returns?