Half-drawn up upon the beach lay an equal number of Spanish galleons, unmanned, for the country was still a virgin land
behind a veil.
AFRICA -- Ethiopia has leased 10,000 hectares of virgin land
to an Indian investor in the hope of boosting its nascent tea growing industry, the government said recently.
But I would advise people, who are thinking of buying land here with a view to building on it, to be very wary of buying virgin land
. It is very difficult to get planning permission on land that hasn't been built on.
The virgin land
Clarkson chewed up will take hundreds of years to regenerate, according to John Mackenzie, President of the Mountaineering Council and Earl of Cromarty, where the test drive was done.
The agency does not support full-scale policy changes or the concreting of vast green tracts of virgin land
. 'All they would like to see is a more flexible attitude to converting existing farm buildings into housing and the controlled expansion of villages that have already seen some development.'
Likewise when virgin land
across the North Wales coast was being developed into the Victorian seaside resorts of Prestatyn, Rhyl, Colwyn Bay and Llandudno, the intro-spective borough of Caernarfon simply battened down the hatches instead of using ``Tros-yr-Aber'' for what could have been the finest holiday venue in Wales.
The Western pioneer farmers and other settlers who moved into Indian territory and thus pushed Indian people out of the way saw themselves as entering underproductive, virgin land
that needed their development.
New World inhabitants were judged less than menschlich, analogous to women and children, and the continent was female: a virgin land
"discovered," or wild nature, dangerous but useful if tamed by (male) reason.
The efforts of emerging agri-businessmen to clear the timber from Poinsett County's virgin land
, drain its swamps, and turn the improved land into fertile cotton plantations are detailed by Professor Whayne.
He said that 72,000 acres of virgin land
will be irrigated in August this year.
Half will need to be on virgin land
, further eroding Green Belt in Southport, Formby, Maghull and Thor nton.
Interacting with an EU delegation led by its Ambassador Joao Cravinho here, Tuki said: "Arunachal is a virgin land
, with 82 percent forest cover, and my government has adopted a priority policy to convert Jhum Land under unsustainable maize and paddy cultivation to productive green land by promoting horti-agri and allied cultivation like tea and rubber during 12th Five Year Plan to increase the forest cover to 90 percent.