|Retail investors can now invest in farmland just like AP2|
" TIAA's strategy for its' agricultural investments involves targeting growth crops that include corn, soybeans, sugar, apples, cranberries and wine grapes....The AP2/TIAA-CREF investment is to focus primarily on grain production. Last year the fund made its first foray into forestry and farmland, buying assets in the United States and Australia.So, how can a retail investor invest in farmland?? The farmland investments that large pension funds make are obviously not available to individuals. As a result of a number of innovations, it is now possible for retail investors to access the farmland asset class by owning farmland directly.
In recent years, a number of pension funds have looked to real assets such as timber and farmland to provide an alternative investment that is not correlated to the markets. These investments are also seen as a potentially attractive option in hedging inflation risk."
GreenWorld is proud to offer the following agricultural land investment: