Accredited investors can invest directly in an organic, regeneratively focused farmland fund.
LARKSPUR, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#agriculture–Farmland LP, the largest fund manager focused on organic farmland in the U.S., today announced that its third fund, the $250M Vital Farmland III, LLC is now open to accredited investors on the Charles Schwab and Fidelity platforms. Clients of these firms may invest in Fund III using retirement funds such as their IRA or invest directly with non-retirement accounts.
“We are pleased to expand our relationship with Fidelity and Charles Schwab with our new Fund III,” said Craig Wichner, CEO. “Our relationship began with Fund II, and we are honored to have many clients from both firms among our investors. We look forward to working with additional Fidelity and Charles Schwab clients through our current offering. Providing accredited individual investors access to farmland as an asset class is a crucial component of a well-balanced portfolio.”
Farmland LP converts conventional farmland to organic, regeneratively managed farmland. Their funds offer investors a diversified portfolio of organic and sustainably managed farmland by location and crop types. Vital Farmland III, LLC, launched in 2023, has already acquired its first property and has a strong pipeline of future acquisitions.
About Farmland LP
Founded in 2009, Farmland LP owns and manages over 16,000 acres of high-quality farmland in Washington, Oregon, and California, with assets valued at approximately $275 million. Farmland LP’s strategy of converting conventional farmland to organic, focusing on high value and permanent crops and leveraging technology for productivity gains aims to deliver competitive, risk-adjusted returns to investors while demonstrating the tangible benefits regenerative farming offers to human and ecosystem health.