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27 Oct 2014GRAIN
Harvest of hardship: Yala Swamp land grab destroys Kenyan farmers' livelihoods
A June 2014 interview with farmer Erastus Odindo about his community's struggle to defend their lands from US-based Dominion Farms
26 Oct 2014Times of Oman
Tanzania seeks Omani investment in agriculture and minerals
The Tanzanian food industry that Omani business companies can tap into is not only confined to what is grown on the field but the fishing industry as well, says speaker of the National Assembly of Tanzania, Anne Makinda.
26 Oct 2014NBR
Interview: Fonterra CEO Theo Spierings
Fonterra boss Theo Spierings is "not worried” about sales of NZ productive land to foreigners so long as we are “working together” with foreign owners.
25 Oct 2014Ndar Info
Senegal : Message from the Collective of the 37 villages of the Ndiael region to the President of the Republic
The concession of 20,000 ha of Senegal River delta land occupied by poor farmers and herders to the Senhuile Company is continuing to cause social and environmental harm in the Ndiael.
24 Oct 2014Arabian Business
Kuwait's Tijaria plans Turkish farmland investment
The main objective of this investment is buying and developing pre-targeted farmlands in an area of 1,000 ha.
24 Oct 2014VietNamNet
Investors pour cash into large-scale agricultural projects
With the Economic Large-Scale Production (ELSP) model being implemented more frequently in Vietnam, more companies are looking to invest in agricultural production as it becomes more profitable and efficient.
The Dakar declaration against water and land grabbing, drafted and endorsed by the African Social Forum in October 2014, is now open to sign-ons. Please read it, add your organisation's name and get involved!

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