PONTA GROSSA, Brazil Brazilian federal prosecutors probing whether chicken processor BRF SA and certain laboratories colluded to cheat on food safety tests are seeking cooperation from the firms in return for more lenient penalties, a federal prosecutor told Reuters in an interview.
PONTA GROSSA, Brazil, Sept 12 Brazilian federal
prosecutors probing whether chicken processor BRF SA
and certain laboratories colluded to cheat on food safety tests
are seeking cooperation from the firms in return for more
lenient penalties, a federal prosecutor told Reuters in an
SAO PAULO Brazilian farmers said they are seeking support to develop a soybean futures contract that would ease deals between Brazil, the world's largest soy exporter, and top importer China at a time of heightened U.S.-China trade tensions.
SAO PAULO/BRASÍLIA, Aug 23 A Brazilian court has
lifted an injunction that had suspended registration in the
country of products containing the agrochemical glyphosate,
Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi said on Thursday on his
official Twitter account.
SAO PAULO Brazil's meat-packing sector is facing a grim year as trade embargos, stricter client demands and domestic transport disruptions weighed on the world's top chicken and fourth-biggest pork exporter.
SAO PAULO, Aug 22 Freight company Sotran SA
Logistica e Transporte, a unit of U.S.-based Arlon Group in
Brazil, expects its grain shipments to rise 18 percent this year
due to Chinese demand for Brazilian soybeans and a strong
dollar, an executive said.
SAO PAULO Grains origination company Gavilon do Brasil could become Brazil's largest non-traditional, "asset-light" soybean exporter to China in three years despite being a relatively new player here, a top executive said.
RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO A potential ban on the popular herbicide glyphosate in Brazil over concerns it may cause cancer in humans would be a "disaster" for the country's agricultural industry, Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi said on Thursday.
SAO PAULO Brazilian food company JBS SA would need to raise product prices by another 7 percent at its processed foods division Seara to offset a surge in feed costs, executives said on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO Brazil-based agrochemical companies plan to appeal a ruling suspending the use of best-selling weed killer glyphosate in one of the world's largest grain producing nations, an industry spokeswoman said on Wednesday.