Founded in 1946, Hertz Farm Management specializes in real estate auction, land acquisition, consulting and farm appraisal services throughout the Midwest. The company manages farms in Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska, Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Kansas, Wisconsin and Colorado. It maintains a staff of more than 100 people who assist clients to meet ownership and investment goals. Hertz Farm Management conducts frequent farm visits with operators. It selects seeds, fertilizers and chemicals. The company has professional farm management, real estate and appraisal divisions. It provides information related to government farm programs, as well as weed and insect control services. The company offers various types of lease and marketing options. In addition, Hertz Farm Management provides budget and cash flow summaries to clients.