Good morning! Today, droughts in the South continue, affecting agro. Bolsonaro seeks to demonize the left again, hoping for electoral success. Petrobras profits break records among publicly listed Brazilian companies.
Droughts continue to torment soy and corn farmers
While parts of Bahia, Minas Gerais, and Rio de Janeiro suffer from severe rainfall which has caused floods and mudslides, the southernmost state of Rio Grande do Sul is facing extreme drought. In some municipalities, precipitation levels dropped to historic lows — and 414 municipalities have declared a state of emergency.
- Per the National Water Agency (ANA), the entire territory of Rio...