Tag: agriculture

Soy harvest in Brazil

2014 Brazilian Grains Harvest Reaches 195 Million Tons, a Record

The Brazilian production of grains in 2013/2014 has reached 195.46 million tons, according to ...

As for the soybean complex (grain, chaff and oil) the revenue fell from $3.6 billion to $3.1 billion

Brazil’s Agricultural Exports Drop 12.5% When Compared to Last Year

The balance sheet for Brazil’s agribusiness closed out August with a surplus of US$ ...

Sweet potato

Brazil Turns to Bill Gates Foundation to Fund Help to African Agriculture

Researchers at Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa) are in the Democratic Republic of Congo, ...

Silvia Morgulis

Women’s Hands Are All Over Brazil’s Booming Agribusiness

In Rondonópolis, in the interior of Mato Grosso state, in Brazil, a woman called ...

Olivas do Sul

Brazil on Its Way to Become Olive Oil Country

Brazil now has its name on olive oil labels that are sold in some ...

Brazil Northeast

Brazil Northeast’s Worst Drought in 50 Years Harms Agriculture and Threatens Blackout

The Brazilian Northeast is suffering its worst drought in decades, threatening hydro-power supplies in ...

Brazilian Pinesso

For Some Brazilian Farmers Africa Is the New Frontier

Frademir Saccol is Brazilian and, until late 2008, lived a peaceful life in the ...

The harvest of soy in Brazil

Financing for Brazilian Farmers Up 7% to US$ 61 Billion in the Next Crop

Brazilian farmers should have 116 billion reais (US$ 61 billion) for the financing of ...

Brazilian beef

Thanks to Sugar and Beef Brazilian Exports to Arabs Up 25%

Agribusiness exports from Brazil to the Arab nations generated US$ 1.526 billion in the ...

Brazilian river

Brazil Wants to Relax More Restrictive Agricultural Code

Brazil’s minister of Agriculture, Reinhold Stephanes, during a meeting with journalists last week in ...