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Florida agricultural land manager and investor Alico, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALCO) appears to be increasing its focus on the citrus sector. In late September, the Fort Myers –based company acquired Crossing Grove, a 1,241-acre Valencia orange grove in DeSoto County, Fla. … Continue reading

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A farmland investment company managed by New York retirement fund manager TIAA-CREF agreed last week to purchase 30,959 acres of farmland in Hendry County, Fla. from Alico Inc. for $91,436,000. Alico is one of Florida’s largest private landowners with 130,720 … Continue reading

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