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Land tenure and the small farmer in Asia

Seminar on Adjustment of Small Farm Development and Land Tenure Systems in Asia (1982 Taipei, Taiwan)

Land tenure and the small farmer in Asia

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Published by Food and Fertilizer Technology Center for the Asian and Pacific Region in Taiwan, Republic of China .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Farms, Small -- Asia -- Congresses,
    • Peasantry -- Asia -- Congresses,
    • Farm tenancy -- Asia -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSeminar on Adjustment of Small Farm Development and Land Tenure Systems in Asia ; sponsored by the Food and Fertilizer Technology Center for the Asian and Pacific Region (F.F.T.C./A.S.P.A.C.) [and] the Council for Agricultural Planning and Development (C.A.P.D.) [and] the Land Reform Training Institute (L.R.T.I.) ; editor, Jan Bay-Petersen.
      SeriesFFTC book series ;, no. 24
      ContributionsBay-Petersen, Jan., Asian and Pacific Council. Food & Fertilizer Technology Center., Xing zheng yuan nong ye fa zhan wei yuan hui (China), Tu di gai ge xun lian suo (Taiwan)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1339.A78 S46 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination158 p. :
      Number of Pages158
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2945789M
      LC Control Number84185676

      Focusing mainly on Asia, this article tracks a link between the collective, inalienable land‐tenure regimes currently associated with indigeneity and attempts to prevent piecemeal dispossession of small‐scale farmers through land sale and debt. Collective landholding is sometimes imposed by local groups on their own members as they act to defend their livelihoods and communities. Agrarian and land tenure transformation and provide superior breeding animals to targeted smallholder and subsistence farmers. In /20, government planned to finalise a register of farmers and agriculture statistics. the Land and Agricultural Development Bank of South Africa was expected to focus on growing its loan book and in doing.

      Land tenure arrangements in Africa are generally skewed in favour of males. Compared to males, female plot owners face complex sets of constraints and systemic high tenure insecurity which culminate in low yields. In order to obtain better returns, some females rent their plots to males, but risk losing the plots to their tenants. A model has been constructed to explain renting-out decisions. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kanel, Don. Creating opportunities for small farmers. Madison, Land Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin,

      Land reform - Land reform - Types of reform: Whether it is called land reform or agrarian reform, the operational concept covers five main types of reform, classified according to whether they deal with land title and terms of holding, land distribution, the scale of operation, the pattern of cultivation, or supplementary measures such as credit, marketing, or extension services.   The project will help improve land tenure security and access to infrastructure and agricultural and social services for landless and poor smallholders and indigenous communities in Cambodia. Providing sustainable and secure access to land and natural resources for small agricultural producers and rural communities is an integral part of the.


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Seth --Agricultural development and land tenure in Africa / Isaac M. Ofori --Land tenure systems in Thailand / S. Chirapanda --Structural. Rural poverty remains widespread and persistent in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. A Land tenure and the small farmer in Asia book of leading experts critically examines the impact of land tenure reforms on poverty reduction and natural resource management in countries in Africa and Asia with highly diverse historical contexts.

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Exploring the dynamics of development and dependency, this book traces the experience of Taiwan under Japanese colonial rule. Chih-ming Ka shows how, unlike in other sugar-producing colonies, Taiwan was able to sustain its indigenous family farms and small-scale rice millers, who not only survived but thrived in competition with Japanese sugar s: 1.

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It begins with an analysis of the historical and current dimensions of land use in the upland ecosystem, reviews and critiques proposed actions, and recommends solutions within an overarching. A working farmer carries a basket made of bamboo which is used to harvest produce and carry it to This part of the book provides context for land protection efforts in China aimed at protecting biodiversity.

Read More. Part 2: Land Tenure Simply put, land tenure is the way in which people have access to and use land and natural. Perceived tenure security is based on the answer to the statement, “I feel my land tenure is secure.” Farmers who answered “agree” are considered secure.

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2 (pp. to ).Though there is a certain similarity between the principal forms of tenure in the States of the Commonwealth, the difficulty of the task of rendering a succinct and co-ordinated account of the land. Asia Myanmar land ownership law could displace millions of farmers.

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