Ag-Talk Webinar

This webinar occurred on 8/9/18 and was a discussion with Alex Wilson (Precious Timber CEO) and Scott Thomas (president of Ascension Wealth) about investment opportunities in the agricultural arena. Please click on the triangle below to listen to this recording.    

Papayas Grow in Popularity

The Packer September 1, 2016 10:38 AM Papayas are having a moment. "They're not mainstream, like pineapples or avocados," said Jose Rossignoli, general manager tropicals for Eden Prairie, Minn.-based Robinson Fresh, "but they're definitely becoming more popular than other exotic fruits, like guava or kiwi." In a recent blog post,…

The Barrio Planta Project

Summer is almost here, but education never takes a vacation! Precious Timber has always recognized the importance of giving back, especially to the community in which we operate. Out of the many things we involve ourselves in, the Barrio Planta Project is one that has always been close to our…

5 ways to unlock restoration finance

Helen Ding, Sofia Faruqi, Caroline Gagné and Andrés Anchondo Ortega Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 1:45am Trees are obviously good for the planet. What’s not so clear to most people — governments, NGOs, investors, the public — are their socioeconomic benefits. Trees are essential for the economy, our health and our wellbeing. Research shows that…

Nicaragua Begins Tourism Promotion Campaign

Thursday, February 22, 2018 The international and local campaign that the tourism authorities has started running includes, among other things, advertising spots on board United Airlines flights. Representatives of the Nicaraguan Institute of Tourism (Intur) reported that the market segments that will be promoted are low-density sun, beach, adventure or active tourism, nature,…
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