22-11-2012 09:02 AM | Hungary

Local farmers enraged by Hungary land-lease scheme

When Hungary launched a programme to lease out swathes of state-owned farmland last year, sheep farmer Andras Varadi saw an opportunity to expand the small patch of grazing land he has tended for the last 20 years.

Having come away empty-handed, he and other smallholders who lost out suspect a carve-up between well-connected elites.
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