02 Jul 2016 Invesig'action
Le modèle néolibéral en Colombie: spoliation et accaparement des terres
En Colombie, il y a environ 10 entreprises et familles qui ont bénéficié de l’accaparement des terres
10 May 2016 Farm Weekly
Pack your bags to cash in on China’s dairy demand
In partnership with Indonesian agribusiness Japfa and Cargill’s Black River, AustAsia has built five free stall dairy farms in the province of Shandong, plus another in Inner Mongolia, to milk 30,000 Holsteins in total.
15 Feb 2016 Bloomberg
Ex-braço de investimentos da Cargill busca terras no Brasil
A gestora de private equity Proterra, ex- subsidiária de investimentos da gigante de commodities agrícolas Cargill, está estudando "várias oportunidades" para a compra de terras agrícolas no Brasil e em outras regiões da América Latina.
12 Feb 2016 Bloomberg
Ex-Cargill buyout firm seeks farmland acquisitions in Brazil
Proterra Investment Partners , the private-equity firm spun off from agricultural commodities producer and trader Cargill Inc., is looking at several opportunities to buy farmland in Brazil and elsewhere in Latin America.
29 Jan 2016 REDD Monitor
Land grabbing: “Big, big problem”
Kurt Langbein, director of a documentary film, “Land Grabbing“ visits the scenes of land grabs and talks to farmers, local communities and to the investors behind the schemes. The injustice of this destructive “development” model could not be clearer.
26 Jan 2016 Reuters
Cargill subsidiary Black River spins off private equity firm
Cargill Inc subsidiary Black River Asset Management LLC announced on Monday the spinoff of a private equity firm focused on food and agriculture, including farmland investments.
02 Dec 2015 Beef Central
Cargill’s Black River fund continues Australian farmland acquisitions
Cargill’s global asset management business, Black River, has recently extended its Australian agricultural land asset portfolio, buying two Queensland cattle grazing properties near Mackay for conversion into higher-return sugarcane production.
23 Oct 2015 ABC
Mackay Sugar gains access to new farmland after investment firm acquires cattle property
Racecourse Projects, owned by Cargill's Black River Asset Management and Mackay Sugar, has purcahsed a 3,244 hectare cattle property in North Queensland.
29 Sep 2015 Reuters
Cargill's Black River Asset Management to split into three separate firms
Cargill Inc said on Monday that it will spin off Black River Asset Management LLC and split the hedge fund arm into three separate employee-owned firms. The subsidiary owns farms in Colombia, covering over 120,000 acres.
02 Aug 2015 Deal Street Asia
Singapore’s Black River sells stake in PH’s AgriNurture in $7.2m deal
Singapore-listed firm Black River Capital Partners Food Fund Holdings Pte Ltd has sold most of its stake – pegged at $7.2 million (P331.2 million) – in the Philippine fruit and vegetables company AgriNurture Inc.
25 May 2015 Financial Review
Cargill's Black River enjoys more Australian farmland profits
A hedge fund run by an arm of the world's largest agricultural company, Cargill, has enjoyed another strong profit from its Australian farming investment – the land and logistics company BFB Group.
03 Feb 2015
PGGM commits to Black River Food Fund 2
Dutch Pension fund PGGM has committed between €50m and €100m to a Cargill owned private equity fund that invests in farmland and crop production.


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