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Roc Partners’ fund close shows that agriculture’s defensive characteristics are appealing to investors with inflation here and uncertainty on the horizon.
ADM’S Benson Hill collaboration reflects a spirit of cooperation among food and agribusiness giants that Rabobank says is shaping new production markets.
A rise in entitlement prices despite an abundance of water during a wet cycle was unexpected – but proves investors and owners of water are taking the long view.
Agriculture’s place in an evolving discussion about US industrial policy will become more clear in September, when the Biden administration will host a conference – the first of its kind in 50 years – focused on huger, nutrition and health.
Panorama of spring forest
The pair have partnered to launch a natural capital asset manager that will invest in natural climate solutions in Southeast Asia.
Food trade, supply chain
Ukraine’s removal from global markets has driven food and ag to the top of public agendas, raising questions on which foreign investors are welcome and where.
Dairy farm cattle
Boston Consulting Group predicts that an 11% market share for alt-proteins by 2035 would be ‘equal to decarbonizing 95% of the aviation industry.’
The explosion of interest in biodiversity since 2020 from corporates and investors through to governments and industry bodies has been huge. Can the summit capture a moment that is two years in the making?
Greenhouse, vertical farming indoor ag, agtech
Fundraising in Q1 2022 rose to $3.3bn from $2.6bn in the previous quarter, as the sector built on a record year in 2021.
Dairy farm cattle
Although methane only stays in the atmosphere for roughly 12 years while carbon dioxide hangs around for up to 1,000 years, it is 25 times more potent and must also be priced.
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