Tim Biggs

Featuring TIm Biggs

Laguna Bay Founder and CIO Tim Biggs speaks to Real Vision on investing in agriculture. In this thoughtful interview, Tim opens the door to investing in farmland and discusses the cyclical nature of farming, the logic behind agriculture investment, and Australia’s farming revolution.

Published on
6 May, 2015
Topic
Pension System, Soft Commodities, Food agriculture
Duration
15 minutes
Asset class
Commodities
Rating
34

Comments

  • AB

    Alain B.

    10 5 2015 11:22

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    Thanks for bringing another angle to the investment world. Not all about dollars and gold.

  • RM

    Robert M.

    9 5 2015 02:27

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    And those low ROI averages mask highly volatile annual returns.

  • RM

    Robert M.

    9 5 2015 02:24

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    No mention of the abysmal ROI typical of Australian broadacre and grazing farms. Check out ABARES papers for their 2-5% ROI averages.

  • AE

    Alex E.

    8 5 2015 07:27

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    A farmer can buy insurance for his crop if he gets wiped out re: weather and disease! Great business tho cuz everybody needs food!! Never ending supply of customers...

  • JP

    Jeronimo P.

    7 5 2015 06:11

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    Got my hopes up with the 3 minutes and 54 secs of Kyle Bass..

  • GC

    Gary C.

    6 5 2015 21:28

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    Have looked at farmland to invest in, but finding a farmer for small acreage is daunting. Diggle's Vulpes avocado ranch and this Aussy farm are scaled beyond individuals. Need a FIT..farm Invst Trust