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Study: Brazil to be world’s top grain exporter in five years

Brazil’s share in the global food market leapt from $20.6 billion to $100 billion in just ten years. Among the items standing out were meat, soybeans, corn, cotton, and forest products.

A pesquisadora Embrapa Recursos Genéticos e Biotecnologia, Rosa Lia Barbieri e o  presidente da Embrapa Celso Luiz Moretti, durante apresentação dos produtos que serão enviados para o Banco Mundial de Sementes

Brazil sends seeds to world bank in Norway

The Genetic Resources and Biotechnology unit of Brazil’s agricultural research corporation Embrapa sent to Norway a shipment containing 3,438 genetic samples that will be deposited in the world’s largest seed bank, in Longyearbyen, in the arctic archipelago of Svalbard.


Brazil’s research in agribusiness in global spotlight

In 50 years, Brazil left its position as importer of food to become a leading nation in farming, which has encouraged other countries to replicate Brazil’s experience in their territories, said Celso Moretti, president of the Brazilian Corporation of Agricultural Research (Emb

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Family farmers debate role of creole seeds

The term “protector of seeds” proves apt to refer to the knowledge of farmers in the Brazilian semi-arid region.


Embrapa creates more nutritious and productive tomatoes

The Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation, Embrapa, is creating a new type of tomatoes, rich in Vitamin A and orangish in color. Embrapa’s orangish tomato is about to be tested for growing, in fields across six different states throughout Brazil.