Research & Data

The Ewing Marion Kaufmann Foundation has published a white paper on the need to improve investment in agtech to meet the world’s food security challenges.
The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) has released its 2013 report on how it aimed to advance "climate-smart agriculture".
A new report from Deloitte discusses growth prospects across Australia’s economy and states that the agri sector is concerned about the high average age of farmers.
New figures show that American farmland is expected to perform better than equities and bonds over the next 10 years and it is hoped Australia will follow suit.
Investor returns are being hurt by hidden costs that can be larger than the visible costs in actively managed funds, according to a new paper.
Agriculture fund managers in Australia had a generally positive view of the recent Australian budget, despite the general dissatisfaction among other sectors in the country.
Values for 'good' farmland in the first quarter of 2014 were down in the Corn Belt region, according to the Chicago Fed’s latest agricultural letter.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development invested €871m into the agribusiness sector in 2013, including €60m in commitments to the southern and eastern Mediterranean region.
India's agriculture sector is picking up pace and was worth $151bn in 2012, according to data compiled by the India Brand Equity Foundation (IBEF).
In 2013 some $7.2 billion of private capital was committed to African agriculture projects through Grow Africa, the partnership programme established by the World Economic Forum, NEPAD and the African Union to accelerate the transformation of African agriculture. This is twice the amount in 2012.

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