Third Plenum: Countryside one of key issues facing China's leaders
8 November 2013 Last updated at 11:09 GMT
China's leaders are due to meet on Saturday for a closed-door meeting which could have significant implications for the country.
The Third Plenum meeting is expected to announce major changes to China's economy.
With hundreds of ongoing land disputes between farmers and local government, will land reform be on the agenda?
Damian Grammaticas has been to a village in Yunnan province to find out about the issues facing local farmers.