by Greyson S. Colvin
and T. Marc Schober
How can one capitalize on the increased global protein consumption and demand for food? An investment in farmland will provide a steady stream of income and capital gains due to the increasing global demand for agricultural commodities and limited supply of global arable land. The Investors' Guide to Farmland will guide you through the rational for investment in farmland, understanding farmland and why it should become part of your portfolio.
The premier website for farmland and agriculture research. Farmland Forecast publishes research, distributes monthly emails, holds conferences, and is featured on a variety of agriculture and financial websites including:
Star Tribune - Hot Money Turn From Stocks to Farmland
Hard Assets Investor - Best Ag Play Is To Buy Farmland Followed By Grain-Driven Equities
Bloomberg Markets - Being Like Soros In Buying Farmland Reaps Annual Gains of 16%
Nikkei - Pension Fund Money to Create Boom in Farmland Investment
The Gloom Boom & Doom Report - Why Invest in Farmland?
Dow Jones - Farmland Fund Expects Prices to Keep Soaring
Barron's - Best Performing Hedge Funds for March, 2012
Barron's - Hedge Fund Best-Worst-Biggest September, 2012
Barron's - Hedge Fund Best-Worst-Biggest March, 2013
The Wall Street Journal - How You Gonna Keep 'Em Down on the Farm? Profits!
Financial Times - Investors Wary of Going Back to the Land
Journal of Indexes - Keeping Current with Commodities Roundtable
The Fargo Forum - Great Plains Land Expo
Business Journal - Groups Raising Money to Buy Farmland
International Living Investor - China's Running Out of Farmland...Here's How to Play It
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - High Prices Expected For Commodities
Land Farm & Ranch - Organic Trends Benefit Farmland
Dakota Properties - Agricultural Land Values Increase
The Washington Post - Owners Reaps Profits from Farmland
Bloomberg - Speculators Fail to Reap Crop Rally
Nikkei - Pension Funds Seeking Place for Their Money
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Why Invest in Farmland?
Consistent Return Profile
U.S. Farmland Best Investment
Chinese Imports to Change Grain Markets
Future Agricultural Production Limited
Organic Trends Benefit Farmland
Future of Farming Goes Vertical
Maximizing Yields With Fertilizer
World Running Out of Farmland
Is Farmland in a Bubble?
Renewable Fuel Mandate Complications
Understanding Farmland Values and the Long-Term Outlook