Good morning! Today, we take a look at how the massive use of antibiotics could create a “superbug” among Brazilian livestock herds. The impasse around Lula’s freedom. The new U.S. ambassador to Brazil. And the most profitable investments in Brazilian markets this year.
The threat of a “superbug” to Brazilian herds
The presence of germs and bacteria highly resistant to antibiotics in livestock has reached worrisome levels in several developing nations—including the South and Southeast regions of Brazil. That is according to the first major survey on the issue.
A team of researchers analyzed 901 global studies reporting antimicrobial resistance...