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America's Biggest Owner Of Farmland Is Now Bill Gates

January 15, 2021

When it comes to the extensive farmland portfolio of Bill and Melinda Gates, the question should be, "Ever hear of Michael Larson?" For the last 25 years, the Claremont McKenna College alum has managed the Gateses' personal portfolio as well as the considerable holdings of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Larson himself operates primarily through an entity called Cascade Investment LLC