Global AgInvesting News, Information and Research for Investors in Farmland and Agriculture Globally Rabobank Report: Mexico Agribusiness Outlook 2014 The Mexican economy is expected to recover slowly in 2014 but specific challenges will still affect agribusiness. 04/16/2014 10:38 AM Diageo Bids $1.9 Billion to Take Majority Stake in India’s United Spirits Diageo the world’s biggest spirits company, has bid US$1.9 billion to double its stake in United Spirits, Ltd. 04/16/2014 10:7 AM Archer Daniels Midland to Sell Fertilizer, Chocolate Businesses Archer Daniels Midland has agreed to sell its fertilizer unit in Brazil and Paraguay to Mosaic for $350 million. 04/16/2014 9:44 AM Australian Grain Property Three Times the Size of DC for Sale One of eastern Australia’s largest grain properties totaling 50,000 hectares is being offered for sale. 04/15/2014 3:24 PM Sunflowers Gaining in Brazil as Second Crop Following Soybeans Farmers in Mato Grosso planted 2.3 times the sunflowers for 2013/14 as they did the year before according to Conab’s latest assessment. 04/15/2014 2:37 PM HAG Group Announces Agricultural Investment in Laos Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group (HAG) will invest US$1.2 billion in maize, sugarcane, rubber and palm oil production in Laos. 04/15/2014 1:31 PM Saputo Completes the Acquisition of the Fluid Milk Activities of Scotsburn Co-Operative Services Limited Saputo completed the deal announced January 17th and acquired the fluid milk business of Scotsburn Co-Op Services Ltd. for $61 million. 04/15/2014 12:50 PM Saskatchewan Farmland Values Jumped 29% in 2013 Saskatchewan saw the biggest jump in farmland values of all Canadian provinces in 2013 at 28.5%. 04/15/2014 12:7 PM Huon Aquaculture Expands Salmon Production on Tasmania’s North West Coast Huon Aquaculture is investing A$12 million into expanding its seafood processing facility at Paranatta Creek in Tasmania. 04/15/2014 10:39 AM Canada’s Climate Warms to Corn as Grain Belt Shifts North A warming climate and new seed varieties are making corn cultivation on the Canadian prairies a reality. 04/15/2014 10:2 AM