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Land Grab - Are Speculators Buying Up Eastern Germany?

March 20, 2014

Corporations and investors are buying into agriculture in Germany’s Eastern states on a big scale and pushing out long-established businesses. In some areas, investors now own almost a third of total arable land. Many farmers are worried they’ll be forced out of business entirely.

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