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Brazil farmers to accelerate pace of soybean sales

Brazil farmers to accelerate pace of soybean sales

Brazilian farmers are poised to step up their, slow, pace of marketing this year's soybean crop, as the growing harvest tests farm storage capacity, US officials said. "The slow c ...

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Rains to impede advance of soybean harvest in Brazil

Rains to impede advance of soybean harvest in Brazil

The soybean harvest in Brazil advanced last week to nearly 14.6 percent of the total surface and it is still delayed compared to previous years. The regular pace is to reach 21 pe ...

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Brazil soy fungus worries lift Syngenta profits above forecasts

Brazil soy fungus worries lift Syngenta profits above forecasts

Syngenta shares rose after the agrichemicals giant unveiled an unexpected profits rise, lifted by strong sales of a new fungicide, and price rises which cushioned the blow from Ru ...

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Sugar futures jump after Brazil renews fuel tax

Sugar futures jump after Brazil renews fuel tax

Sugar futures jumped to their highest since November, thanks to a boost to prospects for values of ethanol – the sweetener's rival for cane – stemming from the reintroduction of a ...

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Russia demand spurs Brazil beef, pork export hopes

Russia demand spurs Brazil beef, pork export hopes

Brazil's pork exports will soar 20% next year, and beef shipments hit an all-time high, supercharged by Russia's quest for supplies to replace those lost with a ban on imports fro ...

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Soaring Brazil farmland market ‘slowing’

Soaring Brazil farmland market ‘slowing’

Farmland buyers in parts of Brazil's frontier north eastern agriculture frontier have doubled their money in less than four years, data from BrasilAgro show, although the pace of ...

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Record crop insurance claims in Brazil

Record crop insurance claims in Brazil

Banco do Brasil e Mapfre, a major joint-venture of crop insurance in Brazil, revealed this week that the country has set a new record of crop insurance claims accounting from Dece ...

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Worst drought in decades hits Brazil coffee belt as buyers brace for price rise

Worst drought in decades hits Brazil coffee belt as buyers brace for price rise

Dry spell could lead to a world shortage of beans and increased prices for growing numbers of consumers. Don't panic. But there could be a global coffee shortage. Usually, during ...

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