Skip to main content

April 23, 2014

PEI: Harvesting New Opportunities

Agriculture’s yellow brick road

The rationale for investing in agriculture and related businesses can be read on the pages of an increasing number of newspapers, whitepapers and research documents as the implication of limited land resources and a growing world population becomes clearer.

Food security is a term on the lips of many diplomats as it is predicted that agriculture production will need to grow by 60 percent by 2050 to meet global demand, according to FAO. This makes investment into land not the only attraction; the businesses, technology and services that are needed to improve the productivity of the industry as whole are also increasingly in view.

Read More