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Ruel C. Limbo Supervising Agrarian Reform Program Officer/OIC-Chief, Policy Division Policy and Research Service (PRS) Policy, Planning and Research Office (PPRO) Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) INTRODUCTION The Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Law (CARL) or Republic Act (R.A.) 6677..
 
Ruel C. Limbo Supervising Agrarian Reform Program Officer/OIC-Chief, Policy Division Policy and Research Service (PRS) Policy, Planning and Research Office (PPRO) Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) INTRODUCTION Reclassification of agricultural land refers to the act of specifying ho..
 
Yoshikai Iiguni Kuroshio Science Unit, Multidisciplinary Cluster, Kochi University Introduction The Information Disclosure System of Farmlands (the ordinary name is National wide Navigation) for Farmlands, began operation from April in 2015. The purpose of this system is to disclose informati..
 
Dr. Tran Cong Thang Vice Director General Institute of Policy and Strategy for Agriculture and Rural Development 16 Thuy Khue StreetPursuant to the Resolution No. 17/2011/QH13 dated November 22, 2011 of the National Assembly, Session XIII on land-use planning till 2020 and land-use planning..
 
Min-Hsien Yang, Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan I Han, Assistant Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan According to the Taiwan Agricultural Development Act, any agricultural facility constructed on farmlands with fixed bases should apply for government permission regarding the u..
 
Takayuki Kimura Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan   Akihiko HIRASAWA Norinchukin Research Institute Co., Ltd. Subsidy to Retiring Farmers Farmers who are going to retire can receive a subsidy from the government if they lend their farmlands to ICO..
 
Kunio Nishikawa College of Agriculture, Ibaraki University, Japan INTRODUCTION Consolidation of farmlands into Ninaite[1] is important challenge for Japanese agriculture, because it can contribute to the improvement of competitiveness of Japanese agriculture in the international marke..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China   In recent years, the MoA (Ministry of Agriculture) attached high importance, took effective measures and strengthened its work to achieve remarkable results ..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Introduction The registration of rural land contract and management right is a basic job of affirming and protecting rural land contract and management right of far..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Introduction On September 29, 2014, the central leading group for comprehensive reform held the fifth meeting, and reviewed the schemes that called “About lea..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China INTRODUCTION Recently, the central government issued “The Opinion of the Orderly Circulation of Land Management Rights in Rural and Developing the Agricultura..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China   INTRODUCTION Based on the Chinese basic national conditions about population and farmland, rural household contract management makes the fragmentation of..
 
CHAE Gwang-suk (Researcher at Korea Rural Economic Institute) Translated into English by Sung-Jae Chun (Public Service Advocate of Korea) 1. Changes in policies regarding agricultural perpetuation The progress of urbanization and industrialization due to economic de..
 
  Min-Hsien Yang, Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan I Han, Assistant Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan I. Background Taiwan is a densely populated country. The total size of its farmland is around 0.8 million hectares. The number of farm households is abou..
 
Min-Hsien Yang, Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan I Han, Assistant Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan     The current real estate market in Taiwan has turned its spotlight to the farmland sector. Expected superior return encourages more and more speculated inv..
 
Kunio Nishikawa College of Agriculture, Ibaraki University, Japan   INTRODUCTION The larger idle farmlands have increased, the more strongly it has been insisted that the function of the Agricultural Committee (AC) should be strengthened as “a guardian of farmland&rdquo..
 
Kunio Nishikawa College of Agriculture, Ibaraki University, Japan   INTRODUCTION The idle farmland[1] problem is one of the most significant policy matters in Japanese agricultural policy. The increase in idle farmlands makes difficult to achieve the target of food self-suffi..
 
Takayuki Kimura Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan   Akihiko HIRASAWA Norinchukin Research Institute Co., Ltd.   2.  Intermediate and conservation organization for farmlands There are opinions regarding the problems of farmers and far..
 
Dr. Takayuki Kimura Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan   Dr. Akihiko HIRASAWA Norinchukin Research Institute Co., Ltd.   In Japan, as the aging of farmers becomes serious, those who retire from farm management have been increasing.  On th..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China   Background and main content of policy Land is a basic element of agricultural production and the core of large-scale agricultural operations is large-..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China   Background and main content of policy In 2012, the CPC Central Committee asked if it could improve the steady and orderly manner of the relations involve..
 
Dr. Tran Cong Thang and Dinh Bao Linh[1]   As land is the main input for agricultural production in Vietnam, land policy holds a very special interest in the Vietnamese Government and stakeholders in the agricultural sector of Vietnam. Land policies have been reformed over th..
 
Yoshihisa Godo Professor, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan   Introduction Allotment gardens and community farms are small-sized farms where non-farmers can enjoy the experience of farming by growing rice, vegetables, fruits, flowers, etc. Some non-farmers who are bored with lif..
 
Iqbal Rafani Researcher, Indonesian Center for Agricultural Socio Economic and Policy Studies (ICASEPS), Ministry of Agriculture, the Republic of Indonesia Email: iqbalrafani@yahoo.com   Introduction It is believed that the protection and improvement of the general we..
 
Iqbal Rafani Researcher, Indonesian Center for Agricultural Socio Economic and Policy Studies (ICASEPS), Ministry of Agriculture, the Republic Indonesia Email: iqbalrafani@yahoo.com   Introduction The Law number 41/2009 has been set to govern the protection of sustain..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Introduction The CPC (Communist Party of China) Central Committee’s Document No.1 in 2008 asked to “strengthen regulation and administration of rural..
 
Yoshihisa Godo Professor, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan Introduction The entry of non-agricultural companies into the agricultural industry is a recent trend in Japan. Various types of companies, such as construction companies, staffing agencies, and electrical equipment companies, a..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China   China's land is divided by ownership: State-owned and collective-owned. According to the relevant provisions of the Constitution and the Land Management ..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China   Land is one of the most fundamental production factors in economic activities. In China, the land is state-owned and collectively-owned, that the following b..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China   “The Decision on Major Issues Concerning Comprehensively Deepening Reforms” was adopted at the close of the Third Plenary Session of the 18th ..
 
Hwang-Jaw Lee, PhD Board Director, Taiwan Flowers Development Association   Fertilizers are important materials to the production potential of agricultural land, which are used to increase production potential, maintain high yield and product quality. They will degrade land ferti..
 
Hwang-Jaw Lee, PhD Board Director, Taiwan Flowers Development Association   To prompt the transactions and boost the utilization of farm land, as well as to encourage the long-term leasing of farm land by old peasants or farmers not keen on farming, the Council of Agriculture has..
 
Yoshihisa Godo Professor, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan   In Japan, the Agricultural Commission is a unique administrative organization system that manages various agricultural land issues at the local level. In spite of its importance, only a few English-language studies have d..
 
Dr. Jeongbin Im Professor Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development College of Agricultural and Life Science Seoul National University Seoul, Korea E-mail: jeongbin@snu.ac.kr   The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA) ann..
 
Sung-Jae Chun Public-Service Advocate of Korea 1. Introduction on the Farmland Bank Project (1) Purposes The purposes of the farmland bank project are to achieve optimal size for farmland scale, efficient usage of farmlands, improvement of the agricultural structure and the stabil..
 
Organic Agriculture Act Towards a Greener Philippines[1] Albert P. Aquino, Jamaica Angelica P. Deriquito, and Meliza A. Festejo[2]   Introduction Organic agriculture started long before the promulgation of a state policy relating to it.  But it was in 2005 that was consi..
 
Hwang-Jaw Lee, PhD Board Director, Taiwan Flowers Development Association   With the combination of the Agricultural Development Act amendment (de-regulation) in 2000, and open trading of agriculture land and legacy issues from land reform; arose a set of issues. Arable land have..
 
Yoshihisa GODO Professor, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan   Japan is a mountainous country, with only 33% of its total land acreage as flat area.  Japan’s flat land area is much smaller than that of other, major developed countries such as the United States with 70% ..
 
Hwang-Jaw Lee, PhD Board Director, Taiwan Flowers Development Association Preface Agriculture is the foundation of a country and it holds a significant responsibility for its citizens. With the rapid growth of our global economy, agriculture GDP has decreased gradually; but, it is sti..
 
Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Law: The Long Road to Agrarian Reform in the Philippines[1] Albert P. Aquino, Princess Alma B. Ani and Melisa A. Festejo[2] Background Republic Act (RA) 6657 or the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Law (CARL), was signed into law by President Corazon C. Aqui..
 
Dr. Jeongbin Im Professor Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development College of Agricultural and Life Science Seoul National University Seoul, Korea E-mail: jeongbin@snu.ac.kr 1.      Introduction The total area of South Ko..
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