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Gladstone acquires Michigan blueberry farm ahead of ‘blue wave’

The market is bracing for a supply surge as the past decade’s plantings begin to bear fruit, an insider told us.

Private investors back South Australian grain export terminal with A$100m

Growers will also be able to acquire equity in the facility, which an insider called 'a turning point' for the struggling industry.

‘Institutional-grade’ cotton farms back up for sale in Queensland

This is the fourth time Eastern Australia Agriculture has put the Kia Ora and Clyde properties on the block since it bought them in 2008.

Cascadia Capital merges with LA-based beverage specialist

The tie-up will bolster the US bank’s ability to seek deals in the spirits, beer and wine sectors at a time when these are responding to consumer demand for authentic, localized offerings, chief executive Michael Butler tells Agri Investor.

Greenhouse with envy: Emissions vs subsidies

An innovative study by the Inter-American Development Bank studies the link between greenhouse gas emissions and policy support. We sum up the results in an interactive chart.

Permanent crops to buoy Australian deals in 2018, says CBRE

Sheep and horticultural assets will be the hot-ticket items that continue to draw investor interest in Australian ag, the real estate firm predicts.

Row crop recovery: a threat to organic?

Shortly after acquiring a 6000-acre farm in Washington state, founder Craig Wichner says the case for listing Farmland LP’s second vehicle, for which it is seeking $150m, may become prevalent in the future.

AfDB channels $101m to Angola’s ag

The funds will be used to build enabling infrastructure, including 750 hectares of irrigation systems, in Cabinda Province, improving smallholders’ access to agricultural inputs and credit.

Farmland LP purchases sought-after Washington farm

Peoples Company president Steve Bruere tells Agri Investor that the property attracted interest from a wide variety of investors including farmland funds, high-net-worth individuals and family offices.

Gladstone offers up to $150m in preferred B shares

President and chief executive David Gladstone said the farmland REIT hopes to avoid the temporary drag on earnings that can come with a typical offering.

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