Land battle looming
Pringle was one of the keynote speakers at the congress, on the topic “The realities of land reform”. About 120 delegates representing farmers across the Eastern Cape attended.
Pringle said there was a lot of rhetoric by politicians from the ANC and EFF about expropriating land without compensation and changing the constitution, much of it attributed to politicking leading up the election in 2019.
“Don’t be too alarmed at everything said,” he said.
There are however real threats which could affect property rights and food security, he warned.
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