Ruth Hall

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Name: Ruth Hall
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Farm equity proposal is ‘smoke and mirrors’

THE government’s proposal that farm workers should get 50% of equity on a farm was "smoke and mirrors" and would not become policy, says Ruth Hall, professor at the University of the Western Cape’s Institute of Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies.Prof ... [Published BDlive - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Land-reform policy 'not thought through'

ANALYSISThe government may have to set aside hundreds of billions of rand to realise its latest land reform proposal of ceding 50% of all commercial farms to workers.The extent of the funding that could be required is one of the objections to the department ... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 3 reports

Ruth Hall

JEFFERSON Mrs. Ruth Pritchett Hall, age 74, of Jefferson, who passed away on April 12, 2 ... [Published Gwinnett Daily Post - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Ruth Hall
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Elizabeth “Betty” A. Pangrazzi

MARQUETTE, MI. - Elizabeth "Betty" A. Pangrazzi, 79, of Marquette, died Saturday morning, April 12, 2014 at the Marquette County Medical Care Facility in Ishpeming.She was born September 17, 1934, in Calumet, a daughter of the late John and Elsie (Johnson) ... [Published Marquette Mining Journal - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Uproar over plan to share farm land

Durban - There will be massive disinvestment in agriculture if the government ambushes farmers with a "bizarre" policy forcing them to hand over 50 percent of their farms to workers to speed up land reform.The draft policy, announced by national Minister ... [Published IOL - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

125 jobs at new Waitrose store in Keynsham

At the store ribbon cutting are Barbara Wiltshire, Ben Rusz, Ruth Hall, James Baldry, Clive Fricker and Jacqueline CherryComments (0)Waitrose has created 125 jobs in Keynsham with the opening of a new store.Following a five-week fit out, the new supermarket ... [Published Bath Chronicle - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Club News March 20

Allenton Croquet ClubThere was a good attendance at our March meeting with three apologies.The first of the Gala Cup series will be played at Allenton on Friday 21st March. These matches are between Allenton, Waireka and Methven.The annual Interprovincial ... [Published Ashburton Guardian - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Action-packed weekend for Dalby and Western Downs

Topics: dalby, dalby motorcycle club, dalby players little theatre, jandowae show, old time danceHave your say »ROLL UP: The Jandowae Show is all set for another big year. Nancy Evans / Dalby HeraldLOOKING for something to do this weekend? The Western ... [Published Surat Basin Online - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Academics rally behind UWC vice-chance...

Cape Town - Nearly 30 University of the Western Cape academics have rallied together in support of vice-chancellor Brian O’Connell after students called for his resignation.The university’s student representative council (SRC) held a meeting last week ... [Published IOL - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Jan 23 2014 - Updated Jan 23 2014 - 1 reports

Stop selling off African land - invest in farmers instead

The international year of family farming is now underway, and never before have family farmers in Africa been more under threat.Large land deals between African governments and usually foreign (and sometimes domestic) investors have seen , often for as ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jan 23 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2013 - Updated Oct 28 2013 - 1 reports

Chevron Sells Acreage to Chesapeake

WHEELING - Although global oil giant Chevron is fracking in Marshall County's Marcellus Shale, the California-based company has sold about 1,500 Ohio County acres to Chesapeake Energy.According to documents filed in the Ohio County Clerk's office, Chevron ... [Published Intelligencer Wheeling News-Register - Oct 28 2013]

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Prof Hall said : "there’s a big difference. the equity of an operational farm is often many times that of the land. either way, this will constitute expropriation, for which, under the constitution, just and equitable compensation has to be provided." She said it was safe to say that the policy assumes payment of compensation
"the minister could prioritise farmworkers in the land redistribution programme, instead of doling out farms to urban businessmen, as currently seems to be the case [based on very limited field research and interviews]" Hall and Du Toit said

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Farm equity proposal is ‘smoke and mirrors’ [Published BDlive - Apr 17 2014]
Land-reform policy 'not thought through' [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Apr 16 2014]
Ruth Hall [Published Gwinnett Daily Post - Apr 16 2014]
Ruth Hall (04-12-14) [Published Jackson Herald Today - Apr 15 2014]
Ruth Hall (04-12-14) [Published MainStreet Newspapers - Apr 15 2014]
Elizabeth “Betty” A. Pangrazzi [Published Marquette Mining Journal - Apr 15 2014]
Uproar over plan to share farm land [Published IOL - Apr 08 2014]
125 jobs at new Waitrose store in Keynsham [Published Bath Chronicle - Apr 03 2014]
Club News March 20 [Published Ashburton Guardian - Mar 28 2014]
Action-packed weekend for Dalby and Western Downs [Published Surat Basin Online - Mar 21 2014]
Academics rally behind UWC vice-chance... [Published IOL - Mar 11 2014]
Stop selling off African land - invest in farme... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jan 23 2014]
Chevron Sells Acreage to Chesapeake [Published Intelligencer Wheeling News-Register - Oct 28 2013]
Madison Township trustees approve five homes fo... [Published Cleveland News-Herald - Jul 10 2013]
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