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Sustainable forestry models have great environmental benefits. Do they also make commercial sense?

Exclusive: Lyme nears second close on Fund V

The TIMO is targeting around $250m for the vehicle which will invest in conservation easements as well as traditional timber production.

Exclusive: New Forests nears full deployment on Asia fund

TAFF, a $170m vehicle backed by nine LPs, is close to 85% invested after taking an additional stake in a Malaysian eucalyptus plantation.

Butterfly adds farm-to-table chain to sustainability portfolio

Modern Market hopes to funnel demand toward sustainable farmers, ranchers and suppliers as it adds to its 28 US locations, its co-chief executive 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.

Thunder Bay project points to the future of forestry

FPInnovations and Resolute Forest Products are launching a $17m venture that will produce bio-chemicals derived from wood, as part of an effort to renew the forest products industry.

Land Degradation Neutrality Fund raises $120m, gets private backing

The Mirova-managed vehicle, which has a $300m target, expects to start deploying capital in the second quarter.

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.

Ecotierra launches $50m sustainability fund, eyes Q1 2018 close

The agroforestry developer has partnered Quebec’s Fondaction and France's Mirova to target projects aimed at mitigating deforestation and land degradation in Latin America.

Canadian government, UBC tackle gas emissions

The government’s C$1.8m investment with the University of British Columbia is one of 20 new research projects supported by the Agricultural Greenhouse Gases Program aimed at emissions mitigation in the ag sector.

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