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Land reform in Mexico

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Before the 1910 Mexican Revolution that overthrew Porfirio Díaz, most of the land was owned ... A small percentage of rich landowners owned most of the country's farm land. ... The rich lan...

Who owns most of the farmland of Central American countries

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What is a central American country that is an isthmus? El Salvador is one. ... What central American country has the most volcanoes? Nicaragua, thus the reason ...

The 25 Biggest Landowners In America - Business Insider

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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 ...

The whole world wants South America's farmland | ZDNet

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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 ...

Farmers struggle for land in Guatemala | Oxfam America

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Aug 22, 2013 ... Guatemala is the second largest exporter of sugar in Latin America and the ... from the Central American Bank for Economic Integration to move a sugar ... crops for agro-exports while malnutrition is increasing in our country.” ... Make sure your gift to Oxfam America goes directly to where it's most needed, .....

Wall Street Investors Take Aim at Farmland | Mother Jones

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Mar 14, 2014 ... For Wall Street, farmland represents a "reassuringly tangible commodity" ... Financial institutions and food-strapped countries like China and United ... financial firms own just about 1 percent of total acreage, and most farmland is ... California's Central Valley, now parched by its worst drought in 500 ...

Land Reform and Conflict in Guatemala - Counterpunch

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Sep 8, 2004 ... Indeed, land ownership was one of the most controversial ... Guatemala is currently the only country in Central America that lacks a national ...

The land market in Latin America and the Caribbean - Food and ...

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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 ...

land use in el salvador: who 'owns' the land and how do they use it?

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May 14, 2013 ... The ownership and use of land in El Salvador, as in any nation, is a key element in the ... in the most densely-populated country in Central America. .... Two-thirds of farmland in mountainous areas is eroded, and the resulting ...

Agribusiness in Latin America: Farming without fields - The Economist

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Jan 4, 2014 ... Since the country's financial crisis in 2002, its government has taxed ... Los Grobo , a family-owned firm and the second-largest grain ... This outsourcing model is now used for nearly 60% of farmland in ... Argentine agribusinesses, Cresud and Adecoagro, own most of the land .... The European Central Bank.

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Saudi Arabia buying up farmland in US Southwest - CNBC.com

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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.

Banana Plantations in Central America - Tripod

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Make your own free website on Tripod.com ... Many Central American countries depend on the revenue, employment and jobs that ... Most of the bananas produced in Central America are exported to .... For example, in Honduras, only four percent of the country's landowners control 56% of the farmland while approximately ...

China Is Making a Major Play for American Farms and Farmland ...

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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 ...