The deal sponsor hopes to use IF&P Foods as a platform to build a regional produce distributor focused on the Midwest and surrounding areas.
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The Canadian fund management firm expects to bring in up to C$500m by year end for an open-ended fund understood to follow an agricultural investing strategy modeled on that of PSP Investments.
Real Asset Portfolio Management, which has advised institutions on more than $1bn in agri investments, says farmland beat all other asset classes over the last 35 years by posting returns of 11.6%.
The founders of Folium Capital have rounded up 17 investors for their inaugural timber fund, with 13 committed to their debut agriculture vehicle.
Crop Pro Insurance seeks to de-risk farmers’ adoption of new technologies by covering products like drones, precision ag sensors and seed genetics.
The company is set to list farmland, ranch and timberland opportunities across the Americas worth up to a few million dollars.
The Oregon Investment Council plans to hire three new investment officers to focus on its alternative investment strategies, which include timberland.
The Google-backed alternative meat company recently launched its first large-scale production facility and received a US patent for its plant-based meat technology.
Tokyo-headquartered Otsuka Pharmaceutical says that after the $325m deal is finalized, the plant-based cheese alternative supplier will become a pillar of its nutraceuticals business.
The acquisition is the fourth since 2011 for OK Foods, an Arkansas-based subsidiary of Mexican poultry processor Industrias Bachoco.