Land speculation squeezes out young farmers in East Germany

By |november 25th, 2019|access to land, agriculture industry, Brexit, direct EU payments, Germany, investors, lease, News, privatisation, public tenders, young farmers|

In East Germany, young farmers are finding it increasingly difficult to purchase land because significant investors are not acquiring land for agricultural purposes and because former GDR  cooperatives are being privatised. EURACTIV Germany reports.