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Climate issues to hamper Brazil’s soybean production
Contrary to predictions at the beginning of the 2018/2019 cycle, Brazil will not become the world’s leading soybean producer. The Latin American agricultural powerhouse will not even close the gap on the U.S. — which remains as a leader in the production of the commodity. High temperatures in several soybean-producing regions, coupled with irregular rainfall, have led consultancy firms to reduce their predictions.
One such firm, AgRural,...