Adecoagro SA operates as a holding company. The firm engages in the provision of agricultural and agro-industrial activities. It operates through the following segments: Farming, Sugar, Ethanol and Energy and Land Transformation. The Farming segment comprises of planting, harvesting, processing and marketing of rice, production and sale of raw milk and other dairy products. The Sugar, Ethanol and Energy segment consists of cultivated sugarcane which is processed and transformed into ethanol, sugar and electricity and marketed. The Land Transformation segment includes the identification and acquisition of underdeveloped and undermanaged farmland businesses and realization of value through the strategic disposition of assets. The company was founded by Alan Leland Boyce, Ezequiel Garbers, Mariano Bosch and Walter Marcelo Sanchez in September 2002 and is headquartered in Luxembourg.