Farmers convert their farms in production models of meat, without deforesting and fulfilling environmental requirements.
In the Amazon there is a fight against cattle that destroys the forest
Meat production in the Amazon should undergo thorough inspections
October 15, 2021
Agreements to regulate husbandry in Pará have advanced and serve as a model for adapting the production chains of other Amazonian states. Pará is the leader of the initiative.
Hemmed in by agribusiness, Xavante territory is hit by high Covid-related mortality rates
September 22, 2021
With pressure on their native land and traditional foods, agrochemicals polluting their rivers, and a high rate of chronic disease have left the Xavante people of Brazil’s Cerrado savanna vulnerable to the pandemic.
COP26: Explosive herd growth in the Amazon challenges Brazil's cut in methane emissions
November 9, 2021
The regional herd has grown by almost 1000% since the 1970s and today represents over 40% of the total national amount. Brazil signed a commitment to reduce 30% of its greenhouse gas emissions by the end of the decade and will have to review its cattle husbandry practice in forest areas.