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The controversial Regulation of Agricultural Land Holdings Bill was published for comment on 17 March 2017. The deadline for commentary on the Bill has been extended to 17 May 2017.
This Bill is an interesting political statement with noteworthy timing. The land claims process has left many dissatisfied; the vision of emerging farmers benefiting from the claims process and making a meaningful contribution to SA’s food security still largely just a dream. Against this background, redistribution of farmland is one of the most emotive and highly politicised issues facing SA.

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