A consortium is investing into COFCO Group in a strategic partnership to build large-scale pig farms and meat processing plants in China.
The ranch fund management firm is targeting $50m and has received its first commitment, from repeat investor T. Boone Pickens.
The $10bn Russian Direct Investment Fund is exploring opportunities for co-investment across the country’s agribusiness value chain.
Investment opportunities abound in the Indian agriculture sector, not least in its inefficient supply chain, writes strategy consultant Deepak Nighoskar.
The time is right to be investing into China’s agriculture industry as the Chinese government pushes for better food quality and higher yielding food production.
Wildlife Works Carbon is raising $15m in its second round of financing for a Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation project in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
An initiative has been launched by the US government to invest into regional conservation projects alongside private investors.
The African agriculture asset management firm is currently fundraising for integrated farming projects in Ghana, Senegal and Nigeria, looking to invest into soybean and other farms.
The Lagos-based private equity firm has bought a catfish and tilapia fisheries facility in Nigeria as it plans to invest more into the agribusiness sector.
The US-based fund has closed on $124m after gaining commitments from three institutions, including the Washington State Investment Board.