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Ukraine may dole out huge tracts of unused farmland

Mark Rachkevych Author: Mark Rachkevych All articles by this author

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Sep. 27, 2012 23:26
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Not all the government land earmarked for cultivation is zoned as agricultural so the program wouldn’t presumably significantly encroach on the 32.5 million hectares of farmland that the country has.
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Ukraine’s government says it has found a solution for doing its part to address food security in a world that will need to produce 1 billion tons more cereal and 270 million tons more meat annually to feed 9 billion mouths by 2050. 

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