U.S. imports of corn from Brazil increasing

Posted on November 20, 2012 • Filed under: Agriculture, Brazil, United States

A bumper grain crop in the Cerrado region helped US livestock farmers when drought hit America’s corn production….As US cornfields withered in drought conditions last summer, Brazil’s once empty Cerrado region produced a bumper crop of the grain, helping feed livestock on US farms and ease a drought-related spike in prices. Read Article

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