Made on behalf of investors that include two pension funds, the deal is understood to be worth in the hundreds of millions.
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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.
A series of transactions sees the collaboration between several LPs and Silver Creek Asset Management add the pension to its ranks, along with an additional 121,000 acres of timberland.
Real assets specialist Jaap Tol explains how the plantation management firm, which also acts on behalf of the $200m Central American Timber Fund, aims to help investors generate double-digit returns.
Experts believe the issue could emerge as a bargaining chip as the Republicans try to get their tax reform through the political system.
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.
Nick Stokes will work across the Iowa-based firm’s alternative lending platforms, the latest of which focuses on borrowers that do not meet traditional underwriting criteria.
The farmland REIT paid nearly $1m for a 1,280 acre add-on to the hay growing operations of an existing tenant.
US corn acreage remains concentrated in the Midwest, but its use as input for food and fuel has widened its appeal among states. Our interactive maps take stock of maize democratization since the start of the millennium.
The US’s largest farmland REIT will draw from the $144m it collected in August to buy the assets from a Temasek-owned agribusiness.