Global AgInvesting News, Information and Research for Investors in Farmland and Agriculture Globally Teys Buys Elders Feedlot Elders continues to sell assets selling its 776 hectare feedlot and cropping property in Victoria to Teys Australia for $10.1 million. 07/25/2014 2:5 PM Chinese Beef Imports Forecast to Double by 2018 China is forecast to see annual beef import growth of 15%-20% for the next five years, but volumes could double because of smuggling. 07/25/2014 1:24 PM U.S. Corn Farmers Face a Cash Crunch There are fears that the U.S. agricultural economy could face its first slump in a decade as corn prices fall 30% in three months. 07/25/2014 11:22 AM China Urged to Back Corn at Center of Trade Furor Tensions escalate as China demands certificates that U.S. cargoes of dried distillers’ grains do not contain the corn strain MIR 162. 07/25/2014 10:48 AM Itochu Agrees to $1.9 Billion Food Tie Up With CP Pokphand Japan’s third largest trading company is partnering with Thai Ag group Charoen Pokphand to increase food supply in Asia. 07/25/2014 10:11 AM China’s Aquaculture Rose 5.9% in 2013; Abalone, Sea Cucumber Fastest-Growing Between 2007 and 2012 China’s aquaculture output grew at an average 4.7% per year for marine products and 6.1% for freshwater. 07/24/2014 3:21 PM More Individuals are Looking to Invest in Farmland and Timberland More investors are looking to put their money into hard assets and farmland has the advantage of providing an income stream. 07/24/2014 2:4 PM Bunge Set Sail Into New Grain Export Era Bunge has shipped its first grain shipment from its new $40 million terminal at Bunbury Port in Western Australia. 07/24/2014 11:31 AM Pork Producer WH Group to Relaunch Slimmer Hong Kong IPO Wednesday After withdrawing its April initial public offering aimed at raising US$5 billion, WH Group will now aim for US$2.05 billion. 07/24/2014 10:48 AM Fresh Brazil Crop Fears Send Coffee Prices Soaring A CoffeeNetwork report from FCStone has indicated that significant damage to Brazil’s coffee crop will affect output. 07/24/2014 10:22 AM