What does a New York City mutual fund shop know about farming? More than you'd think.
] is teaming up with the University of Illinois to launch the TIAA-CREF Center for Farmland Research
, according to a company news release.
"TIAA-CREF and the University of Illinois share a long-term perspective and a commitment to agricultural research. We are proud to collaborate with the university on this venture, which will generate more of the sophisticated research needed to drive long-term and sustainable practices by institutional investors, businesses and farmers,” stated Heather Davis
, head of TIAA-CREF’s global private fixed income and equity investments.
For more details, check out the news release here
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