Tag: Agriculture

    Ibama official looking at tree felled illegally. Photo: Ibama

    Brazil Does a U-turn on Environmental Policy and Sides with Big Farmers

    Environmental issues have figured prominently in Brazil as of late, and the Brazilian Forest ...

    The Rush to Save a Brazilian Town Dying of Thirst

    The shrunken carcasses of cows lie in scorched fields outside the city of Campina ...

    Roads, Railways, Waterways, Dams: an Elaborate Plan to Kill the Amazon

    The Amazon’s rivers once were sufficient for commerce, now international commodities traders want to ...

    Brazilian agriculture

    EU Worries About Brazil Agricultural Competitiveness Before Signing Trade Agreement

    Brazil’s agricultural competitiveness is a concern to countries and trade blocs negotiating agreements with ...

    Pig made in Brazil

    In 10 Years Brazil Wants Its Market Share in Meat to Be 44.5% of World Trade

    Brazil will be able to increase farm produce, including meat, without further negative impact ...

    Brazilian pig

    In 2010 Brazil Plans to Add US$ 10 Billion in Agricultural Exports

    The Brazilian govenment is working to win an agricultural product import market this year ...

    Brazilian agricultural products

    Brazilian Agriculture Gets Over US$ 6 Billion from Government This Year

    Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture should have its highest budget since Brazilian president Luiz Inácio ...