Land, like water, is ever more rare in China. Only 11% of China’s surface an be cultivated, and the migration from the countryside – a phenomenon of Biblical proportions – has made land surrounding the cities increasingly scarce and precious…..
This is an interesting read. The use of a finite resource such as land will create conflict as culture and necessity clash. China is experiencing what many of us may go through as the 21st century unfolds….deciding what’s important in choices between death and survival.