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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agriculture_in_Nicaragua

Nicaragua produces coffee, cotton, bananas, sugar and beef cattle. Contents. [ hide] ... Unlike in other Central American countries, political squabbles over who would ... Most banana production is in the Pacific lowlands, in a region extending  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_America

Central America is the southernmost, isthmian portion of the North American continent, which ... Central America consists of seven countries: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama. .... The Captaincy General of Guatemala encompassed most of Central America, with the exception of ...

www.cnbc.com/2016/01/15/saudi-arabia-buying-up-farmland-in-us-southwest.html

Jan 15, 2016 ... Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf countries are scooping up farmland in drought-afflicted regions of the U.S. Southwest, and that has some ...

www.zdnet.com/article/the-whole-world-wants-south-americas-farmland

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 ...

economics.rabobank.com/publications/2015/september/latin-america-agricultural-perspectives

Sep 28, 2015 ... Table 1: Structure of land holdings in Latin American countries ... in determining the agricultural potential of each hectare of farmland. ... the productivity of drier land in regions of North and Central Mexico, .... The soybean complex is the most important crop, representing 52% of overall agricultural exports.

www.csmonitor.com/Environment/2016/0328/Why-Saudi-Arabia-bought-14-000-acres-of-US-farm-land

Mar 28, 2016 ... Asia: South & Central ... Why Saudi Arabia bought 14,000 acres of US farm land ... the water-chugging crop in the drought-stricken American Southwest. ... to farm alfalfa in its own parched country to feed its 170,000 cows. ... Most of the farms that Arab companies own worldwide are in developing nations.

www.economist.com/news/business/21592662-argentine-farming-group-heavy-science-and-light-assets-farming-without-fields

Jan 4, 2014 ... Agribusiness in Latin AmericaFarming without fields ... of Argentina's agriculture groups to shrink their presence in the country. ... Since the 2004-05 harvest, Los Grobo has rented at least 170,000 hectares of farmland. ... Two other giant Argentine agribusinesses, Cresud and Adecoagro, own most of the ...

www.fao.org/3/a-i4172e.pdf

phenomenon in Mexico and Central America, the Andean countries and, ..... In the last decade, the value of land has increased six-fold and a third of the farm land in ... majority, most of them owning or renting around 130 000 hectares; in the ...

www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305750X15002703

Farmland distribution: In countries with high average incomes farms larger than 20 ... land-abundant countries in Latin America, Eastern Europe and Central Asia , ... farms that are not family-owned (which are for the most part large farms) and ...