SAO PAULO Frosts hit crops including sugar cane, coffee and orange in the center-south region of Brazil on Tuesday, according to a report by a Rural Clima meteorologist.
SAO PAULO, July 15 Weather-related problems with
Brazil's second corn crop have sparked a spate of companies
exiting their contracts on washout clauses, causing what some
traders described as potentially the biggest wave of export
cancellations for the world's No. 2 supplier in five years.
SAO PAULO Brazilian soy farmers are being paid for promoting sustainable agriculture, according to the organizers of a new initiative involving 55 growers in Maranhão and Mato Grosso states, in the heart of Brazil's farm country.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) -Brazilian meat processor BRF SA on Wednesday pledged to slash its net carbon emissions to zero by 2040, seeking to elevate environmental standards in a bid to attract investments and better manage risk.
SAO PAULO, June 25 Brazilian meat processor BRF
SA will pay for its acquisition of pet food company
Mogiana Alimentos with cash on hand, Chief Executive Lorival Luz
said in an interview on Friday.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) -Brazil, home to the world's largest commercial cattle herd, will propose a new law to track cattle suppliers that sell animals to meat producers like JBS and Marfrig, as ranching is a key driver of deforestation.
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's worst water crisis in almost a century will impact river navigation and make transportation of goods more expensive in the world's largest exporter of commodities ranging from soybeans to coffee and sugar.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) -Shares in Brazilian pork and poultry processor BRF SA closed up nearly 10% on Tuesday after beef producer Marfrig Global Foods SA asked antitrust watchdog CADE to approve its purchase of almost a quarter of BRF's stock.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) -The Brazilian government is finalizing legislation that will allow farmers to get paid to preserve undeveloped rainforests and savannah, Agriculture Minister Tereza Cristina Dias said during an online event on Tuesday.
SAO PAULO, June 1 Brazilian beef producer
Marfrig Global Foods has formally asked antitrust
watchdog CADE to approve its purchase of almost a quarter of
BRF's outstanding stock.