Tag Archives: Hancock Agricultural investment Group

With gross per-acre revenues for the 2014 corn and soybean crops down a forecast 19% and 23%, respectively, from the prior year’s crop, the slow inevitable correction in annual row-crop land values is underway. Institutional investment returns in U.S. annual … Continue reading

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In Rabo AgriFinance’s latest annual take on U.S. land values, the unit of Dutch lender Rabobank notes that given the prospects for rising interest rates and falling commodity prices, the 12-year run in steep annual farmland price increases will need … Continue reading

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With the California wine market on a cyclical upswing, Harvard Management Company, the Boston-based investment shop for Harvard University’s $33 billion endowment, is quietly assembling a Central Coast vineyard play. The area—located between San Francisco and Los Angeles—is rising in … Continue reading

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