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Bearing in mind that this was done three
or four years ago,he investigated the projects throughly over
a few months, visited the farms, talked to lots of experts ect
after doing the math it was found that it is still cheaper to
import the stuff!


MMM what was the Oz dollar at the time? (around .65c to .75c I think)
,that alone suggest the report is out dated
Not discounting your post but 4 years can make a big dif.

(A stockbroker remarked that in his opinion the olive oil thing
may be the next ostrich farm situation,)


I'd think that the olive oil market is vastly differant to the Ostrich market but I may be wrong. I just can't see many parallels between the two as I mentioned in my reply to Barcoo I see more parrallels with the wine market.

The companies running these farms also charge very high management
fees as well,

Yep, thats one thing the FA investor needs to look into.

Unless the situation is very different now, I think I would
be cautious.

Well the differance is it's 4 years later, to me thats a look at the viability of the industry at that time.

JR



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