Limpopo Province hosts its Land Summit
19 May 2005
The Department of Agriculture in collaboration with the Department of Land Affairs and Land Claims Commission in Limpopo Province will convene a Mini Land Summit as a build up to the national Land Summit to be held in July 2005 in Johannesburg.
This follows the announcement by the Minister of Agriculture and Land Affairs, Ms Thoko Didiza, in her budget speech last month of the land summit.
The Mini Summit will address issues related to land tenure, restitution, redistribution, agricultural production and other matters related to land tax, foreign ownership, land care, spatial planning and land use.
The Premier of Limpopo, Mr Sello Moloto, will give a keynote address. In attendance will be representatives from farmer organisations, non-governmental organisations, commodity groups and stakeholders in the land and agricultural sector.
Details of the event:
Venue: Limpopo University (Turfloop), Tiro Hall
Date: 24 May 2005
For further information contact:
Media Liaison Officer
Tel: (015) 295 7023
Fax: (015) 295 7046
Cell: 082 932 6086
Issued by: Department of Agriculture, Limpopo Provincial Government
19 May 2005