Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Gladstone Land Corporation (which we refer to as “we,” “us” or the “Company”) is a real estate company that was originally incorporated in California in 1997, was re-incorporated in Delaware in 2004 and re-incorporated under the General Corporation laws of the State of Maryland on March 24, 2011. We were primarily formed to invest in farmland located in major agricultural markets throughout the United States. On January 29, 2013, our shares of common stock began trading on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol “LAND” upon the pricing of our IPO. Prior to 2004, we engaged in the owning and leasing of farmland, as well as an agricultural operating business whereby we engaged in the farming, contract growing, packaging, marketing and distribution of fresh berries, including commission selling and contract cooling services to independent berry growers. ... More ...