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NOW HIRING: Manager, Compliance and Accounting

AGinvest Farmland Properties Canada is a farmland asset manager based in Chatham, Ontario, Canada.  In 2018, the firm launched the AGinvest Farmland One Fund, which offered investors access to farmland ...
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Ontario farmland values up 15.4% in one year says @farmcreditcanada

It might be worth considering adding an investment like farmland to your portfolio. Farmland wins every time there is a new discovery that increases productivity, improves efficiency or sustainability. Ontario ...
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 “Buy land, they’re not making it anymore.”

A great read from @theconversationcanada explains why Canadian farmland is a sound investment, during and after the coronavirus. Canada’s farmland is a wise investment — during and after the coronavirus ...
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An interesting read from @cntryguide

An interesting read from @cntryguide poses a question every farm family will have eventually. Keep the farm or sell? | Country Guide (country-guide.ca)  ...
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With weather and rain conditions just right …

With weather and rain conditions just right for many farmers, the wheat harvest was abundant, despite drought conditions in the prairies that negatively impacted their wheat production, Ontario farmers realized ...
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We know that eating a proper diet with fruits and vegetables is key to a healthy lifestyle.

We know that eating a proper diet with fruits and vegetables is key to a healthy lifestyle. Now a group of chemists are conducting research about the anti-cancer qualities of ...
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Farmland investing and the impact beyond the returns …

Alternative investments such as farmland are now more accessible than ever and with today’s investors seeking to make an impact in the world through their assets, farmland is the ultimate ...
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Record rainfalls and extreme drought …

We may be experiencing record rainfalls in our region this year, but the other side of the continent is the exact opposite. A recent article from The New York Times ...
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Food is the new oil, even if most of the world — including Canada — hasn’t realized it yet

Great @financialpost article about Canada’s potential advantage in agriculture in the future, suggesting food is the new oil. As the growing season gets longer in Canada, it becomes more difficult ...
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Beekeepers Offered Second Round Subsidies

As farmers we know the importance of bees and the role they play in pollinating billions of plants each year, including millions of agricultural crops. In recent years, we’ve seen ...