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Texas Downs property hits NSW market

Meat processor Thomas Foods is selling the 5,728ha horticulture property, which has a High Security water entitlement for the Darling River.

Urban farming firm iFarm Project secures $1m seed funding

Head of Europe Yury Fedorov says the company was one of the first to use LED lighting on a commercial scale, touting its farms as up to 95% more efficient than conventional ones.

Stalling trade pushes Australian water market to ominous peak

Investors risk being wrong-footed as lower yields eventually bring down prices, Aither's Chris Olszak tells Agri Investor. How should they respond?

First State Super CEO: Blue Sky investments have ‘outperformed expectations’

The Australian superfunds’ retiring CEO has said it is ‘comfortable and satisfied’ with its investments with the troubled asset manager.
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IFC to loan up to €90m to KKR’s Afriflora

The World Bank Group lender will lend up to €90m to the rose farm to help support a 50% hike in staff numbers and an expansion of the business in a deal that "complements" KKR's $200m equity investment last year.
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KKR invests into African rose farm

The US private equity firm has invested $200m into Ethiopia's Afriflora, an Ethiopian-based grower and distributor of sustainably grown roses.

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