Agribusiness

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How fintech can help banks tackle deforestation

Big data and geospatial technology are making it easier for banks to decrease risk when financing projects with potential environmental...

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Why social inclusion is good for agribusiness?

By 2050, a 60% increase of food production will be required, with only a 12% increase in arable land. Considering the social and...

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Soy: Paraguay’s “Green Gold”

This is the story of a small seed from Asia that has transformed the economy of a country in the heart of South America. Soy, a legume...

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Wildlife Corridors: Saving Lives and Money

According to the World Health Organization, 1.25 million people perish every year as a result of traffic accidents. With 23 road deaths for...

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Can the private sector feed the world?

To feed the world by 2050, global food production must increase 60 percent on as little as 12 percent more arable land. This will require...

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Why is there growing demand for Central American cocoa?

In pre-Columbian times, cocoa was a commodity so valuable it was used as a currency. In Mesoamerica, where it has been consumed for...

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How cattle ranchers can profit from planting trees

In agriculture it’s not often that you find a relatively simple way to increase production by up to 20%. Planting trees turns out to be...

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The region is evolving. So are we.

We are witnessing the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the theme at this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos. It represents the digital...

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Combining cattle and forestry: five benefits of silvopastoralism

Expanding silvopastoral systems in Latin America has enormous potential to mitigate climate change while increasing revenues for cattle...

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Adaptation matters: the private sector’s role adapting to climate change

At COP 21, let's not overlook the private sector's ongoing investment in adaptation to climate change. Agribusiness is one good place to...

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