Pengxin may buy 2 cattle farms in Australia
Pengxin may buy 2 cattle farms in Australia
Chinese conglomerate Shanghai Pengxin Group Co Ltd is set to become the largest farmland owner in Australia if it is successful in the acquisitions of two cattle farms for A$1 billion ($720 million).
Iran launches first overseas farming plan
Iran launches first overseas farming plan
Iran has launched agricultural cultivation in Kazakhstan, marking its first farmland investment overseas as the Middle Eastern country seeks to secure food supplies amid a lingering drought.
Japan's Mitsubishi buys 20% stake in Olam
Japan's Mitsubishi buys 20% stake in Olam
Japan's Mitsubishi Corporation has bought a 20 per cent stake in global-agri business Olam through two transactions as the companies launch a strategic partnership.
Large scale land acquisitions: Impacts & solutions for Zambia
Large scale land acquisitions: Impacts & solutions for Zambia
A video discussing large scale land acquisitions in Zambia, and the risks they pose to those who derive their livelihoods from the land.
Questions we need to ask about what would be the second largest rubber plantation in Africa
Questions we need to ask about what would be the second largest rubber plantation in Africa
China has confirmed the continuation of a $1.2 billion rubber and rice investment deal in Sierra Leone, covering 135,000 hectares, that was signed in 2012.
Thailand: Oil palm land-grab leader murdered in Krabi
Thailand: Oil palm land-grab leader murdered in Krabi
A leader of a group trying to seize a 1,400-rai oil palm plantation run by Thai Pattana Co, a joint operation of a foreign investor and his Thai business partner, was shot dead while leaving the farm on motorcycle.
Los acaparadores de tierras del Corredor de Nacala: una nueva era de lucha contra las plantaciones coloniales en el norte de Mozambique
Los acaparadores de tierras del Corredor de Nacala: una nueva era de lucha contra las plantaciones coloniales en el norte de Mozambique
Un nuevo informe de la Unión Nacional de Campesinos de Mozambique (UNAC) y de GRAIN muestra que hay una ofensiva colonial por apoderarse de las tierras agrícolas de África.
Accaparement des terres : Les victimes accentuent la pression
Accaparement des terres : Les victimes accentuent la pression
Les associations et Coordinations d’associations de victimes de l’accaparement des terres au Mali étaient face à la presse pour marquer leur détermination à continuer la lutte.
Agribusiness on rise in north Uganda region where rebels fought
Agribusiness on rise in north Uganda region where rebels fought
Investors have poured tens of millions of dollars into a war torn landscape in northern Uganda now dotted with tracts of maize, rice, sunflower, sesame and commercial forests.
China agriculture: Seeds of hope
China agriculture: Seeds of hope
If Black Soil Capital Partners gets its way, the fields of Heilongjiang will be consolidated under long-term leases from farmers, giving way to a modern, industrialized US-style business model.
31 Aug 2015 Scoop
More land goes into foreign hands for dairying
European interests extending their dairy holdings in New Zealand are among the latest land sale approvals for foreign buyers, says New Zealand First.
31 Aug 2015
Large-scale agricultural investments threaten right to food of small-scale farmers in Tanzania’s Southern Highlands
New report published by Misereor is based upon first-hand interviews with farmers in four villages of Tanzania’s Southern Highlands utilizing a right to food framework.
28 Aug 2015 Kalewche
Argentina: Caza de brujas
En la audiencia que formalizó la incorporación de la multinacional Benetton como querellante, se dio a conocer el fichaje de vecinos vinculados a la Asamblea del No a la Mina y de periodistas.
13 Aug 2015 "Investing in Africa's agriculture is the next best thing" MSNBC
11 Aug 2015 Oil palm plantations in Colombia expand into indigenous territory Intercontinental Cry
11 Aug 2015 Canada: Farmers’ organizations want clearer rules on farmland ownership in provinces Hill Times
10 Aug 2015 'We want our land back': Liberian communities speak out about big palm oil Mongabay
10 Aug 2015 Australia: Canada cracks almond deal Financial Review
10 Aug 2015 Projeto agrícola financiado pelo Brasil atrai acusações em Moçambique Jornal Floripa
09 Aug 2015 Un collectif de l'opposition dénonce le bradage du foncier en Mauritanie PANA
08 Aug 2015 Colombia: entre el agua y el aceite de Palma Youtube
08 Aug 2015 Relaunching destruction in Papua: monoculture agriculture project threatens indigenous lands and livelihoods WRM
08 Aug 2015 La aspereza del aceite de palma El País
07 Aug 2015 Small farmers could buy "up to 20ha of state-owned land" Tanjug
07 Aug 2015 Argentina: Acaparamiento de tierras y bienes comunes Biodiversidadla
06 Aug 2015 Beef, big bucks and buy-ups: are Chinese investors changing the face of Australia? Guardian
05 Aug 2015 Implementation of extra-territorial culture in three countries Mehr News
05 Aug 2015 Ugandan Government clears Bidco in land claim Capital FM
04 Aug 2015 TIAA-CREF Global Agri II holds final close Agri Investor
04 Aug 2015 AP2, EAPF back $3bn TIAA-CREF global agriculture fund IPE
04 Aug 2015 TIAA-CREF unveils $3 billion global ag investment vehicle Global Ag Investing
04 Aug 2015 China’s Liu Yonghao New Hope door to Australian dairy The Australian
04 Aug 2015 Farmland investments take root Dow Jones Business News
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