Hi: Thanks for the very good comment. This is not an advocacy for large scale farms against small ones, or that higher land cultivation is better. Rather this is about wondering whether the large tracts of unused land in Tanzania could be put to use. With 33 percent of arable land used it seems like Tanzania still has some room to use some of its remaining land. With the obsrvation that smallholder farmers have technological constraints and cannot use all the land they already have, the blog is actually asking whether there would be some space for large scale farms which could also help small ones in the process with technological transfers, infrastructure, or jobs. Cognizant of the challenges that large scale farms would bring, especially foreign ones, the blog is also wondering whether the government is equipped to properly handle them.