Western Growers and venture capital group, Silicon Valley Global Partners have formed an ag tech mentorship and investment partnership.
Australia’s super funds are far more reticent than large overseas funds to commit to Australian agriculture.
France’s Lactalis given regulatory approval from the Brazilian government to acquire the dairy units of BRF SA for US$594 million.
Russia is investing US$11 billion to create a program to reduce agricultural imports and become 85% self-sufficient in meat by 2020.
Growing global population with increasingly animal-based diets make combined production systems a sustainable investment.
Earlier this year, NASA jumped into the precision agriculture game when it launched a soil moisture monitoring satellite.
It is now a cliché to remark upon the volatility we have seen over the past 7 – 8 years in the agri sector.
Australia’s geographic & reputational advantage in supplying growing global markets with premium, reliable, safe produce is well known.
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