Investment firms owned by Bill Gates have bought thousands of
acress of agricultural land in counties in or near WWALS watersheds
in south Georgia and north Florida, all above the Floridan Aquifer,
near the Alapaha, Alapahoochee, Withlacoochee, and Suwannee Rivers,
as part of a nationwide buying spree of a quarter million acres.
Here’s a summary of what we’ve found thus far.
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These purchases of hundreds and thousands of contiguous acres
are all after
Bill Gates announced in 2012 he was going to
agriculture in conjunction with Monsanto and Syngenta.
And it’s not just Bill Gates. Continue reading