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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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Agribusiness supply chains and climate change: why women matter

Women represent on average 20 percent of the agricultural labor force in Latin America and more than 60 percent of agricultural employees...

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Quinoa: more than a healthy super-food, a super solution to food security

Quinoa may be new to the global palate, but it's a 5,000-year-old super-food with the potential to address food security in the face of...

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Food for thought on World Food Day

The number of individuals who suffer from some kind of malnutrition today almost equals the number of adults who are overweight or obese -...

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Four Ways to Get the Most out of Palm Oil in Latin America and the Caribbean

Better agricultural and environmental planning from government and increased leadership by the private sector can improve the...

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What is the Value of Nature?

  An apple at a supermarket: $0.50. 1,000 gallons of tap water in New York City: $4.95. Annual value of pollination to agriculture:...

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Surprising ways that biodiversity is linked to sustainable development

On the International Day for Biological Diversity, it’s a good time to reflect on the ways that biodiversity contributes to sustainable...

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Expo Milano 2015 – an unlikely place for sustainable business?

While critics call it a bloated global extravaganza for its escalating public expenditure, the 2015 Expo in Milan, Italy, also brings...

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Latin America: The Next Global Breadbasket

*By. Alexandre Fernandes de Oliveira  Last month at the inaugural AgroLAC 2025 meeting international experts flew into Sao Paulo, Brazil...

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