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FarmTogether is a real estate investing platform offering income-producing shares in US farmland. Investors earn money two ways: quarterly cash rent payments from farmers plus a return on the long-term appreciation of the land when it’s sold. The FarmTogether website is outstanding, and their investor education material is extensive and easy to find. Minimums are high and selection is limited, but may be worth a look for investors interested in agricultural and farmland as an asset class.
"FarmTogether is a marketplace for farmland investing. We are here to connect investors who want to invest in farmland with institutional quality US farmland investments."Read more
EquityMultiple stands out among real estate crowdfunding investment platforms because they’re primarily funded by a major commercial real estate investment firm (Mission Capital) rather than VCs. They offer fewer investments than some other platforms, but that’s a deliberate choice, both to ensure sufficient due diligence, and to keep the choices simple for their primary customer base, which remains small retail investors.
"Gain exclusive access to high-yield commercial real estate deals"Read more
As a medium, comic books have had an eventful history. Over the last hundred years or so their public perception has gone from discount entertainment for children, to a niche artform built on long-form storytelling, to now being part of America’s cultural foundation - and a valuable part at that. MaRead More
Small farmers reliant on restaurant and direct-to-consumer sales are feeling the financial impact of Covid-19 with little end in sight.Read More
MicroVentures is an investment platform that combines Venture Capital and Equity crowdfunding — allowing you invest in early and late stage investment opportunities.Read More
Dutch company VanderSat's technology is kind of out of this world; measuring and mapping the soil's moisture from a constellation of satellites in space using "passive microwave" technology, accompanied by a lot of complex mathematics to make sense of the data.Read More
As global venture capital is poised for a downturn, agri-foodtech VCs observe the sector's resilience and creativity amid near-term uncertainty.Read More
The constraints on real estate development are related to labor, equipment, and regulation. The current crisis won’t be a big help with any of these, but it also isn’t much of a hindrance. It’s unclear how tax benefits will spur more or faster development, but the money is on the table, so why not pick it up.Read More
With nearly €600k in cash, the investment group plans to make 10 investments before raising $2m-$4m in Q4. It's also looking for acquisitions of brands that might struggle during the crisis.Read More
How did you meet? Darren: Julian and I owned a restaurant a few years back. We hired Roxane to work for us and quickly knew she was the boss. She was managing the place in no time. What were you looking for in your co-founder(s)? Darren: I believe it’s ...Read More
Luckin Coffee scored one of China's top agrifoodtech startup fundings just before its May IPO, while e-grocer MissFresh landed the country's biggest deal.Read More