TIAA-CREF could fund more PrimeAg sales

As PrimeAg Australia's $125 million sale of rural properties to US fund manager TIAA-CREF goes through, the question now being raised by investors is what will happen to the residual portfolio.

Who's behind the land grabs?

A slide show by GRAIN that profiles some of those who have been most actively pursuing or supporting farmland grabs around the world.

Big pension funds plough money into farmland

At an agriculture investment summit in London on Wednesday, leading U.S. and European pensions funds said few assets remained immune from whipsawing markets, prompting institutions to look at farmland.