Morgan HouchinVice President, CA DRE #01865336

Background / Professional Experience

  • Accredited land consultant specializing in the acquisition and sale of agricultural use properties
  • Sold over 45,000 +/- acres of ranch properties throughout California totaling over $600,000,000 in transactional value over the past ten years
  • 3rd generation family farming operation specializing in almonds, pistachios, cotton, onions, and tomatoes
  • Partner in several family owned and operated farming and agricultural service business

Skill Base / Benefits to Client

  • Extensive knowledge of market values for open land and established plantings across a wide range of commodities
  • Professional representation and marketing that leverages a strong client network throughout the State of California
  • Excellent reputation and high degree of integrity with a proven track record of success towards accomplishing client’s goals
  • Direct farming experience with the Central Valley’s most prominent row crops and permanent plantings

Professional Affiliations

  • Kings County Farm Bureau Member since 2019
  • Kern County Farm Bureau Member since 2012
  • California Real Estate Broker and Corporate Officer since 2010
  • California Real Estate Agent since 2008
  • Graduated from Colgate University with a Bachelor of Arts in 2003

 


John C Moore IIIAssociate, CA DRE # 02083662

Background / Professional Experience

  • Land consultant and production agriculturalist specializing in acquisition and sale of agricultural properties.
  • 4th generation family farming operation concentrating in potatoes, carrots, almonds, pistachios, and citrus, and vertically integrated potato packing operation.
  • Sole owner and operator of small farming operation focusing on row crops.
  • Extremely active in agricultural advocacy through the State and Local Farm Bureaus.

Skill Base / Benefits to Client

  • Knowledge of market values for established plantings and open land across wide range of commodities gained by first hand farming experience.
  • Proven understanding of production agriculture acquired through multi crop farming experience, and management of logistical process for commodity packing and shipping.
  • Exceptional reputation and extensive network built upon volunteer advocacy work and business enterprises.
  • Desire and passion for the perpetuation of the agricultural industry.

Professional Affiliations

  • Kern County Farm Bureau Current President and member since 2012
  • Former California Farm Bureau Federation Board Director 2017-2018
  • Licensed California Real Estate Agent
  • Graduated from Texas Christian University in 2012

RECENT TRANSACTIONS IN 2019 & 2020

  • PENDING 158.18 ± acres of open Farmland in AEWSD
  • PENDING 1,385.18 ± acres of Open Land in Kern County
  • PENDING 20.00 ± acres of Vacant Land in Arvin
  • PENDING 78.18 ± acres of SSJMUD Vineyard

  • SOLD 39.01 ± acres of DEID Open Farmland
  • SOLD 153.37 ± acres of Semitropic Almonds
  • SOLD 78.88 ± acres of People’s Ditch Company Stone Fruit
  • SOLD 896.74 ± acres of Semitropic Almonds & Vineyard
  • SOLD 867.50 ± acres of SSJMUD Vineyard & Pistachios

  • SOLD 205.18 ± acres of AEWSD Citrus & Open Farmland
  • SOLD 157.17 ± acres of SSJMUD Open Farmalnd
  • SOLD 145.18 ± acres of SSJMUD Almonds
  • SOLD 6,886.41 ± acres of LTID & PID Dairy & Open Ground