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Australia’s Agtech SproutX sows seeds for success across Latin America

Australian agribusiness startup and innovation hub, SproutX has joined forces with Latin American-based early stage venture fund, NXTP Labs to launch AgtechPassport, an exchange program for agtech startups. Launched in Sydney by visiting Argentine Vice Minister for Agriculture, Ricardo (Ricky) Negri late last month, the AgtechPassport program is supported by Austrade, the Argentine Government and Qantas. ‘Argentina is one of the few countries in the world that has considerable capacity to increase domestic…

Argentina and Chile receive IDB loans

Argentina and Chile receive IDB loans
The IDB will provide $6 billion to Argentina. It will also grant more modest loans to Chile to implement bilateral flagship projects, such as the Agua Negra tunnel, which will facilitate the exit of production from Argentina and Brazil to Asian markets. During the UNASUR Summit in 2009, the presidents of the three countries: Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Cristina Fernandez and Michelle Bachelet, signed a memorandum of understanding that laid the foundations of the Bioceanic Corridor, which is soon to come to fruition.…

Paraguay Investment Guide

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Argentina’s grass-fed livestock benefits

    Reducing costs while increasing quality: What more could a business ask for? With uncertain costs increasing the risk involved in livestock industries, along comes a potential panacea in the form of changing methods. Four animal scientists and a graduate student from the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences and three Clemson extension agents went to Argentina in March to learn more about grass-fed, sustainable livestock production. “We want to build a bond between Clemson University…

La Estancia de Cafayate – Lifestyle homes in Northern Argentina

La Estancia de Cafayate is an 550 hectare exclusive international community that combines vineyards, golf and horses, a world class spa and fitness facililty, among many other world-class amenities such as a 5-star hotel. It is located just outside the historic and charming town of Cafayate, in the heart of the breathtaking Calchaqui Valley in the south of the province of Salta, in northwest Argentina. Cafayate sits 1,683 metres above mean sea level, at a distance of 189 kilometres from Salta City and 1,329…

Hazelnut Plantations in Chile

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In 2016, we were frankly optimistic about the excellent record price of USD 5 per kilo of hazelnuts. In 2017, the price paid has been more than USD 6 per kilo, for the Tonda di Giffoni, one of the varieties most appreciated by the buyer market. The projections for the next 5 to 10 years indicate a steady increase of the value per kilo. This is explained by the great acceptance and growth of the buyer markets. However, as in all markets of agricultural production, there will be harvests that are better paid…