Farms for sale in crisis-ridden Ukraine

Ukraine, known as Europe’s bread basket, has the eighth largest agricultural area in use globally and is the world’s third largest exporter of corn and sixth largest grain grower, potentially making it a prime target for foreign investment.

But the … Read the rest

Ukraine, known as Europe’s bread basket, has the eighth largest agricultural area in use globally and is the world’s third largest exporter of corn and sixth largest grain grower, potentially making it a prime target for foreign investment.

But the … Read the rest

Privatize government’s land to get budget balanced: TAU SA

Land under the control of government is an unhealthy practice that causes only harm to the country and to agriculture.

Mr. Louis Meintjes, TAU SA’s president, responded to the news of horrific neglect on a farm near Nigel  that is … Read the rest

South African government’s communist land policy: final proposals

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FINAL POLICY PROPOSALS ON “STRENGTHENING THE RELATIVE RIGHTS OF PEOPLE WORKING THE LAND”

STRENGTHENING RELATIVE RIGHTS OF PEOPLE WORKING THE LAND.
Policy Proposals: Final Draft. 21 February, 2014.

A. CONTEXT
The broad context for all rural development and land … Read the rest

Pieter Mulder says protectorates Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland should be included in percentage black land

An old map from 1922 showing British South Africa and the protectorates
An old map from 1922 showing British South Africa and the protectorates

During a debate on the 1913 Land Act today, Dr. Pieter Mulder of the Freedom Front Plus said that the former British protectorates Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland should … Read the rest

ANC wants to get more ‘radical’ on taking land from whites

landhungerThe centenary of the 1913 Natives Land Act provides an opportunity for South Africa to evaluate progress made in land redistribution, the ANC said on Wednesday.

“The centenary… provides an opportune moment to evaluate how far we have come in … Read the rest

Zille joins ANC and Malema chorus in calling for ‘land reform’

Helen Zille
Helen Zille

The legacy of the 1913 Land Act was still with South Africa and so it is the duty of the state to implement effective redress through land restitution, Western Cape premier Helen Zille said on Monday.

“This will … Read the rest