Mao Zedongnow rule China and has launched programs to to build Socialist Society. In 1958 he launched a program called "The Great Leap Forward". With this many collective farmlands were taken to create on giant collective one that all people would work on. Mao thought it would speed up production and be great for the economy but many people hated the new system.
What is with this new system?!?!
Because of bad weather the fields would get flooded, or get in droughts. Which ultimately resulted in lots of people just starving to death. good going Mao. You did a great thing for China!
In 1960 the governtment brought private farming back.