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US drought impacts agricultural outcomes

As severe drought grips the west coast of the United States for the third time this century the effects are being felt locally. Parts of south-west of the United States, notably in California and Nevada, have now entered ‘extreme’ or ‘exceptional’ drought as measured by the US Drought Monitor (figure 1).  These extremes follow in […]


by Kilter Rural • August 17, 2021
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ACCC interim report on the Murray Darling Basin Water Market has been released


by admin • August 11, 2020
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Water fund reports financial and environmental outcomes

The Murray-Darling Balanced Water Fund (BWF) recorded an 11.1% return for the financial year, while also making cash and water donations for the delivery of environmental outcomes to threatened wetlands in the southern Murray-Darling Basin.


by Kilter Rural • July 16, 2020
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Water market focus of webinar on July 14

The 2019-20 irrigation season has been one of extremes. From the intense scarcity and high water allocation prices in the first half of the season to bushfires, drought-breaking rains and then one of the wettest autumns on record, says Kilter Rural Chief Investment officer Euan Friday. “At the same time, progress in delivering the Murray-Darling Basin […]


by Kilter Rural • July 7, 2020
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Water market: what it is and how it operates in Australia

Water is a critical element of Australian agricultural production with recent droughts affecting both dryland farming production and the volume of water allocated to irrigated agriculture. It is a precious resource that is allocated across various needs, such as mining, agriculture, urban, industry and environmental. A significant contributor to Australia’s agricultural production is the irrigated […]


by Kilter Rural • June 8, 2020
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Investing with impact: podcast

Kilter Rural CEO Cullen Gunn is one of the most experienced voices in farmland and water management and ecosystem services. Cullen discusses the investment approach undertaken at Kilter Rural in an interview with the host of the podcast Inside the Rope David Clark. David is an adviser and partner at Koda Capital, with his interview […]


by Kilter Rural • May 29, 2020
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RIAA farmland and water certification

Kilter Rural’s approach to environmental, social and governance performance, and ethics, has resulted in two impact investment funds being certified by the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA).


by Kilter Rural • May 1, 2020
General Water Investment

Water fund financial outcomes providing environmental benefits

The Murray-Darling Balanced Water Fund (MDBBWF) continues to deliver, environmental, social and financial outcomes. As at 31 March 2020 the Fund had provided unitholders with annualised returns since inception of 19% while also delivering much needed water to threatened wetlands in the southern Murray-Darling Basin. Environmental outcomes from the Fund’s water are optimised through its […]


by Kilter Rural • April 15, 2020
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Water fund seeks additional capital

The Murray-Darling Basin Balanced Water Fund is seeking additional equity capital as it continues to provide sophisticated investors


by Kilter Rural • November 8, 2019
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Agri Investor: Environment can benefit from ag investing

Online platform Agri Investor interviewed CEO Cullen Gunn following the launch of capital raising for the Australian Farmlands Fund and Kilter Water Fund.


by Kilter Rural • July 4, 2019