Less active as competitors for land and facing succession issues, US farmers are giving a jolt to the market by divesting assets, panelists said at the Agri Investor Forum.
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A limited supply of properties and a strong interest from tax-driven investors are keeping valuations firm, according to Strutt & Parker.
An examination of global agriculture reveals both encouraging signs of near-term opportunity and large uncertainties about the future, according to panelists at the Agri Investor Forum in Chicago on Wednesday.
The farmland REIT paid nearly $1m for a 1,280 acre add-on to the hay growing operations of an existing tenant.
The vehicle will seek low-teen returns through investments in farmland and processing assets devoted to sustainable production of tree nuts, citrus and blueberries.
The Australia-focused investment and farm management company’s decision to sell brings one of the country’s largest irrigated properties to market.
The palm oil giant hopes to tap a market set to grow to $16bn by 2021 as it opens a second plant in partnership with Spain’s Cepsa.
The organization reckons the issue is an increasingly serious threat to public health and food production.
CBRE, which is managing the sale on behalf of AgCap-managed SAF, says it will ‘soon’ make further announcements regarding the remainder of the fund’s holdings.
The UN-backed Land Degradation Neutrality Fund was officially launched this week at the COP13 in China. As the vehicle progresses toward a first close, we speak to its manager to find out more about return expectations, fee structure and prospective LPs.