Global AgInvesting News, Information and Research for Investors in Farmland and Agriculture Globally Impact First Investments Announces Investment in Catalyst AgTech Israel-based Impact First Investments announced an investment in Israeli agtech company, Catalyst AgTech. 05/22/2015 10:8 AM Green & Grow Inc. Selected for the 2015 Austin A-List of Most Promising Startups Green & Grow Inc. announced it has been selected as one of twelve 2015 Austin A-List Hottest Startups. 05/22/2015 9:40 AM CEO of Verdex Capital Talks Agtech Opportunity [+PODCAST] Agtech may be the only solution to a potential global crisis in food delivery, according to Michael Raymont, CEO of Verdex Capital. 05/22/2015 9:11 AM Marijuana Legalization is Opening New Agtech Horizons The spreading legalization of marijuana in North America is sparking a resurgence in greenhouse and industrial ag technologies. 05/21/2015 3:49 PM New Mexico State Investment Council Commits $75 Million to Brazilian Ag New Mexico State Investment Council has made its first investment into Brazilian agriculture through Brookfield Asset Management. 05/21/2015 2:53 PM Arla Expands in Egypt Through New Joint Venture with Juhayna Food Industries Arla Foods has formed a joint venture with Egypt’s largest dairy producer, Johayna Food Industries. 05/21/2015 1:47 PM Does Agtech Impact Farmland Values? As investment in global agriculture and agtech gains momentum the question is: does technological innovation impact farmland values? 05/21/2015 8:4 AM Brief: El Niño 90% Confirmed; Crop Losses Across Asia Predicted The National Climate Prediction Center has raised the probability of an El Niño weather pattern in the Northern Hemisphere to 90%. 05/20/2015 2:27 PM Infant Formula Firms Must Prepare as China’s Decade of Demand to Slow – Rabobank In its latest report, Rabobank states that Chinese infant formula demand growth will likely fall by half by 2020. 05/20/2015 12:31 PM Farmland Values Fall Across Majority of Central U.S. Two Federal Reserve reports indicate that farmland values across the majority of the U.S. Midwest declined in the first quarter. 05/20/2015 11:6 AM