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CORRECTION-ADDING S TO COUNTRY TO GO WITH AFP STORY 'Philippines-food-prices-inflation-farm-reform,FEATURE' by Cecil Morella Farmer Eugenio Alpar show a sign with the inscription 'No Trespassing CARP Acquired Property' on the land that he fought for 20 years to keep, in Escalante on the central Philippine island of Negros on February 1, 2008. For more than 20 years farmer Eugenio Alpar has been fighting for the right to own the land he tills on the central Philippine island of Negros. Now that his dream is in sight the 72-year-old activist for land reform says he may be too old to do anything with it. In 1988 the Philippine government introduced an agrarian land reform programme in which it promised to lift millions out of poverty and give farm workers the right to own land. AFP PHOTO/Jay DIRECTO (Photo credit should read JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)
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CORRECTION-ADDING S TO COUNTRY TO GO WITH AFP STORY 'Philippines-food-prices-inflation-farm-reform,FEATURE' by Cecil Morella Farmer Eugenio Alpar show a sign with the inscription 'No Trespassing CARP Acquired Property' on the land that he fought for 20 years to keep, in Escalante on the central Philippine island of Negros on February 1, 2008. For more than 20 years farmer Eugenio Alpar has been fighting for the right to own the land he tills on the central Philippine island of Negros. Now that his dream is in sight the 72-year-old activist for land reform says he may be too old to do anything with it. In 1988 the Philippine government introduced an agrarian land reform programme in which it promised to lift millions out of poverty and give farm workers the right to own land. AFP PHOTO/Jay DIRECTO (Photo credit should read JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)
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