Agronoticias: Agriculture News from Latin America and the Caribbean


Soy beans

Argentina imposes two day embargo on soy meal, soy oil exports

The suspension will be in place until 16 August, the ministry said.
Fisherman in kerala, India

Climate change poised to transform marine and freshwater ecosystems

The livelihoods of millions of fishery-dependent people at risk - FAO Director-General urges governments to resolve adaptation funding disputes
Photo of the leaders of the Mercosur in July of 2017

Agreement on EU/Mercosur trade deal ‘edges closer’

"There is a 50% chance that EU commission will have an agreement on Mercosur by July".
Fall Armyworm

Nuru becomes African farmers’ newest ally against Fall Armyworm

FAO and Pennsylvania State University launch innovative app to fight fast-spreading pest
Lamas in the Atacama desert

Intelligent Land Use Seeks to Make Headway in Latin America

Estimations show that 50 percent of agricultural land could be affected by desertification in Latin America and the Caribbean
Cocoa farmer in Colombia

How Cocoa and Honeybees Are Helping Latin American Farmers Thrive

Latin America produces 48% of the world’s sustainable cocoa and 85% of its certified organic cocoa
Storm over the ocean

Dominican Republic hit by an 'easterly wave'

Africa builds them. The Atlantic winds them up. Some of them become hurricanes.
Farming ceremony held in Ñahuimpuquio, Perú

Peru will launch a system to prevent agricultural overproduction

Peru will implement for the first time in its history an alert system to prevent the overproduction of agricultural crops.