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INVESTOR REMINDER: Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP Announces Deadline in Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Filed against Farmland Partners Inc.


The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP reminds Farmland
Partners Inc. ("Farmland") investors that a securities fraud class
action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of purchasers of either Farmland
common (NYSE:FPI) or preferred securities (NYSE:FPI) between
May 9, 2017 and July 10, 2018
, inclusive (the "Class Period").

REMINDER: Investors who purchased Farmland securities during the
Class Period may, no later than September 10, 2018,
seek to be appointed as a lead plaintiff representative of the class.
For additional information or to learn how to participate in this action
please visit

According to the complaint, Farmland is an internally managed real
estate company that owns and seeks to acquire high-quality North
American farmland and makes loans to farmers secured by farm real
estate. Farmland purports to own or have under contract over 166,000
acres in 17 states.

The complaint alleges that throughout the Class Period, the defendants
made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that
Farmland made loans to related-party tenants to artificially increase
its revenues and as a result, Farmland's Class Period revenues were
overstated and its public statements were materially false and
misleading at all relevant times.

On July 11, 2018, Rota Fortunae published an online report alleging that
Farmland artificially increased revenues "by making loans to
related-party tenants who round-trip the cash back to FPI as rent" and
that "30% of [Farmland's] 2017 earnings could be made-up." The report
further stated that Farmland "neglected to disclose that the majority of
its loans have been made to two members of the management team."

Following this news, the price of Farmland common stock dropped more
than 38%, and the price of Farmland Series B preferred stock fell more
than 24%.

Investors who wish to discuss this securities fraud class action and
their legal options are encouraged to contact Kessler Topaz Meltzer &
Check, LLP (James Maro, Jr., Esq. or Adrienne Bell, Esq.) at (888)
299-7706 or at

Farmland investors may, no
later than September 10, 2018
, seek to be appointed as a
lead plaintiff representative of the class through Kessler Topaz Meltzer
& Check, or other counsel, or may choose to do nothing and remain an
absent class member. A lead plaintiff is a representative party who acts
on behalf of all class members in directing the litigation. In order to
be appointed as a lead plaintiff, the Court must determine that the
class member's claim is typical of the claims of other class members,
and that the class member will adequately represent the class. Your
ability to share in any recovery is not affected by the decision of
whether or not to serve as a lead plaintiff.

Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check prosecutes class actions in state and
federal courts throughout the country involving securities fraud,
breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of state and federal
law. Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check is a driving force behind corporate
governance reform, and has recovered billions of dollars on behalf of
institutional and individual investors from the United States and around
the world. The firm represents investors, consumers and whistleblowers
(private citizens who report fraudulent practices against the government
and share in the recovery of government dollars). The complaint in this
action was not filed by Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check. For more
information about Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, please visit

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