When you hear the words “agricultural finance,” your first thought might be:
“Who cares? I don’t want to be a farmer!”
I had the same reaction when a reader contacted me about this one.
But as I started to learn more about it, I got really interested:
- It’s possible to earn 20% IRRs without leverage…
- The sector has outperformed broader stock indexes (in certain periods)…
- Few professional investors have started paying attention…
- And most importantly: even if there’s a zombie invasion, people still need to eat.
And if all the humans are wiped out, the zombies will still need to eat – so agriculture will be a great opportunity no matter the outcome.
Read on to learn about everything above, plus how you can go from “Theoretical Physics Major” in Australia to agriculture financier in emerging markets:
From Physics to Farming… and Finance?