Brazilian Agriculture in Spotlight – Part I

Labex Korea – By Gilberto Silber Schmidt

Brazil is one of the largest countries in the world, with an extensive surface of continuous land, a large supply of fresh water, abundant solar energy, and a rich biodiversity.  The wide range of climatic conditions, from temperate to tropical, together with advanced capacity in technology development, allowed considerable diversification of agricultural systems in the country, which has become one of the world’s largest producers of food, feed, fibers and renewable fuels.

With the purpose to facilitate the readers to know more details about general aspects of the Brazilian Agriculture, Labex Korea selected a list of articles published by leading specialized Magazines, Journal and Sites, related with this theme, so the reader can view and access quickly the information interest.
See below the title of the publication as well as the links of access the original source. Click on the title to access the complete article.

Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture in Brazil – FAO, February, 5th, 2010.
The Brazilian Agricultural Research for Development  System – Labex Korea,  February 20th, 2010
Brazilian Agribusiness at a Glance – Labex Korea, August 17th, 2010
Brazil’s Agricultural Miracle – How to feed the world – The Economist, August 26th, 2010.
The miracle of the cerrado – The Economist, August 26th, 2010.
Sustainable Agriculture in Brazil – Advances and Future Challenges –  Labex Korea, October, 21st, 2010.
Scientists Help Make Brazil an Agriculture Dynamo – National Public Radio of the US, October 29th, 2010
Turning Science into Agribusiness – Advanced Tropical Agriculture in Brazil – Labex Korea, November 5th, 2010.
Brazilian farmers are unlikely climate heroes – NewScientist, December, 8th, 2010Agriculture in Brazil – Wikipedia, September 18th, 2010.

Agriculture in Brazil – Wikipedia, September 18th, 2010
Agriculture in Brazi:; impacts, costs, and opportunities for a sustainable future – SciVerse, September 29th, 2010
Brazilian Agriculture Can Help Combat Hunger and Inflation – IPS News, March 11st, 2011.
Productive capacity of Brazilian agriculture: a long-term perspective – BIS, UK.

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