28 Sep 2015 Financial Review
Chinese investors on buying spree
Chinese investors have spent $120 million in the last two months buying rural properties across Australia and the signs are that the buying spree is only the beginning, with more than $1 billion worth of deals in play.
21 Sep 2015 Financial Review
Australia: Rural Funds continues expansion into almonds with Olam leasing deal
The $150 million Rural Funds Group has increased its exposure to almonds after striking a deal to develop 1500 hectares in two new almond orchards in the NSW Riverina backed by a long-term lease to Singapore giant Olam.
21 Sep 2015 Financial Review
Chinese interest in Kidman to test PM
The new Turnbull government is facing its first big test on foreign investment as Chinese bidders circle Australia's largest landholder, S. Kidman & Co., which owns cattle stations in the top-secret Woomera rocket range.
21 Sep 2015 The Land
China snaps up Qld cattle station
London-listed M.P. Evans, offloaded 31,000-hectare cattle-fattening property Woodlands, near Westmar, Australia for $28 million to a subsidiary of China's Fucheng Group.
18 Sep 2015 Nouvelle Calédonie 1
Australie : un quart des terres agricoles appartiennent à des étrangers dans le Territoire du nord
Les vastes terrains au nord de l'Australie attirent de plus en plus d'investisseurs étrangers. Ces trois dernières années, des entreprises indonésiennes et chinoises ont acheté des terres agricoles.
17 Sep 2015 ThePresidentPost
Indonesia's Minister of Agriculture will gather 20 prospective cattle farm investors
Brazilian investors are currently building a cattle farm of 3,000 hectares in the eastern part of Sumba Island, East Nusa Tenggara.
17 Sep 2015 Reuters
New Zealand rejects $56 mln farm purchase by Chinese company
New Zealand's government on Thursday blocked the NZ$88 million ($56 million) purchase of a local farm by China's Shanghai Pengxin amid public concerns about foreign land ownership.
16 Sep 2015 ABC
A quarter of Northern Territory pastoral lease land held by foreign interests
An ABC Rural investigation reveals the extent of the creep of foreign ownership in the Top End, particularly over the past three years.
16 Sep 2015 West Australian
Western Australia makes Ord risk demand
Government considers the development of two plots of land on the Ord River irrigation scheme so risky that it demanded a $150 million a year guarantee from the Chinese company behind the farming project.
07 Sep 2015 The Australian
Dreams blocked as council cries over milk spilling to China
Bass Coast Shire Council last month unanimously rejected Ningbo Dairy Group’s plan to house 1000 milking cows in barns and build a $6 million bottling plant on its main Glenview farm
07 Sep 2015 Stuff
New Zealand: Pengxin land buy saga takes another step
Pengxin's attempt to transfer New Zealand assets to Chinese agricultural company Hunan Dakang in the middle of seeking approval to buy 14,000 ha sheep and beef farm seen as "bizarre".
03 Sep 2015 Wall Street Journal
China plows big money into Australian agriculture
Chinese investors increasingly explore a new natural-resource boom in Australia: agriculture, pouring in 632 million Australian dollars ($450 million), almost twice as much as the year before.


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