Agriculture in Cuba has played an important part in the economy for several
hundred years. Today, it contributes less than 10% to the gross domestic product
(GDP), but it employs about 20% of the wo...
Jan 12, 2014 ... The country of Uruguay, sandwiched between Argentina and Brazil, is taking
steps ... These laws restrict the amount of farmland that can be owned by
foreigners in ... Meanwhile, the majority of all land sales in Uruguay are to ...
Jan 15, 2016 ... In a statement announcing the California farmland purchase, the Saudi company
said the deal "forms part of Almarai's ... That's in contrast to most of the state, 85
percent of which has strict groundwater rules. ... Besides the Gulf countries,
China, South Korea and Japan are big buyers of American hay.
Oct 23, 2012 ... Especially America's 100 biggest private landowners, according to the ... media
tycoon John Malone, who owns 2.2 million acres—more than ...
May 28, 2014 ... But the concentration of land ownership is seen on every continent. ... current
productivity of the country's small farms, Kenya's agricultural production would
double. In Central America and Ukraine, it would almost triple. ... The most
productive farmers in the world are possibly found in Botswana, the report ...
Many Central American countries depend on the revenue, employment and jobs
that these ... Most of the bananas produced in Central America are exported to ....
of the country's landowners control 56% of the farmland while approximately half
of .... owned and operated by citizens of importing countries (Thomson, 1987).
Sep 30, 2015 ... Resistencia has been shown in some parts of Central America and at ... justice
into their own hands and battle the country's richest and most ...
Feb 9, 2016 ... Farmland distribution: In countries with high average incomes farms larger ...
countries of Latin America and in Eastern Europe and Central Asia there ... are
not family-owned (which are for the most part large farms) and thus ...
Jan 4, 2014 ... Since the country's financial crisis in 2002, its government has taxed farmers at ...
Los Grobo, a family-owned firm and the second-largest grain ... This outsourcing
model is now used for nearly 60% of farmland in ... Two other giant Argentine
agribusinesses, Cresud and Adecoagro, own most of the land they ...
Feb 22, 2016 ... China Is Making a Major Play for American Farms and Farmland ... Most other
Midwestern states long ago repealed their own packer bans and ... While the
country looks huge on a map, only 11 percent of Chinese land can be farmed. ...
China's Number One Central Document, an annual policy blueprint of ...