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Monday April 8th, 2019

Harvard Asset Management sells forestry assets in Uruguay.

Wednesday April 10 is the launch of a new trust called Bosques del Uruguay IV. 55.000 hectares are sold to this trust worth 330 M USD. Local pension funds have set up this trust and previously other trusts like Bosques…
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Monday March 4th, 2019

Farmland rental prices

Last week a report was published by the Ministry of Agriculture with offical data regarding rental prices of farmland in the first half of 2018. These data are based on 1.088 registered rental contracts. Average rental prices per activity are…
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Monday February 18th, 2019

The last big farm.

Welcome to the last big farm. The World Congress Aberdeen Angus is to be held in Uruguay from March 18 to 29, 2019. This video gives you a good introduction. Uruguay is the 7th beef meat exporter in the world,…
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Thursday January 3rd, 2019

Farmland prices 2018

Farmland prices decreased by 17% in first half of 2018. Based on statistics of the Ministry of Agriculture it becomes evident that 477 transactions took place in the first six months. This is 4% more than in 2017, but the…
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Thursday December 6th, 2018

Cattle breeding is the blood and genes

Cattle breeding is in the blood and genes of Uruguayans. A cattle inventory vs human population carried out by USDA shows that Uruguay is leading ranks with 3,44 heads of cattle per inhabitant. Over 11 M heads of livestock in…
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Tuesday November 6th, 2018

Cannabis farms in Uruguay

Since Uruguayan authorities legalized production of cannabis for recreation and medical purposes in 2013, there have been several projects launched in Uruguay. The government is currently evaluating about 20 projects. Aurora Cannabis Inc. from Canada and ICC Labs Inc. in…
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Thursday August 16th, 2018

Three Strategies for Investing in Agriculture

Highly recommended read this article on LinkedIn. It describes three strategies to invest in agriculture in Uruguay. In summary, financing, real estate and M&A are three clear strategies to invest in the Uruguayan agricultural industry. These three can provide the…
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Thursday August 2nd, 2018

Campo agrícola Rio Negro

Buscamos campo agrícola en Rio Negro. Campos con alto % arable y buen tamaño. Es para pedidos específicos del exterior con visita agendada a fines de setiembre. Lo trataremos con la reserva que usted nos indica. Teléfono 2712 0660 o…
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Monday April 2nd, 2018

How Uruguay outperforms its neighbours

An article in The Economist comments on how Uruguay puts its neighbours, Argentina and Brazil to shame. No other country in Latin America has had uninterrumpted economic growth in the last 15 years. The article focuses on the period since…
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Thursday February 8th, 2018

Farmland prices 2017

The final data of farmland transaction in 2017 are available. The records refer to 50 transactions that were presented to the Institute of Colonization. These are transactions for plots of more than 500 hectares and CONEAT 100 or more. The…
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