Seaweed farm, California
Aqua-Spark and BASF invested in Sea6’s Series B, giving Tata Capital Innovations Fund a partial exit.
‘Project Blossom’ has been put up for sale by a WA-based family office investor and comes with significant development potential.
Salmon School Underwater.
The acquisition of Tassal by Cooke Inc means Australia’s two largest salmon producers are now in private hands, following JBS’s purchase of Huon Aquaculture in 2021.
Horizon is an affiliate of Denver-headquartered Resource Land Holdings that sold vineyards in Washington and Oregon to the Nasdaq-listed REIT in a $37m deal last month.
Strong commodity prices and relatively cheap water make it a ‘good time’ to be an irrigated producer in Australia, goFARM’s Liam Lenaghan says.
Vision Ridge partner George Polk says shifts among policymakers and food companies have sharply increased demand for renewable natural gas.
Food service, distribution
GS Foods Group adds to its food distribution portfolio as its continues to expand its footprint across the US.
CEO Ejnar Knudsen says the California pepper specialist is well positioned to bring produce from expanding greenhouse and controlled-environment production into existing sales channels.
Managing partner Morty White said the firm views the controlled environment agriculture business less as a food business and more as an ‘agricultural infrastructure business’.
The Transforming Farming Platform now has a portfolio of more than 12,500ha acquired across eight separate transactions.

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