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Rice producers expand crop towards Paraguay river basin

Rice producers are expanding towards new horizons, searching to obtain new water sources, in order to increase the area planted with the cereal. Although, currently, rice producers have understood that using technology to manage efficiently water supply is possible to reduce the impact on Tebicuary ...

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Moody's downgrades Brazil's sovereign debt note due to weak economic growth

Moody's Investors Service, credit rating agency, downgraded on Wednesday its outlook of Brazil's sovereign debt note to "stable" from "positive", because the largest economy in Latin America struggles with the impact of three years of low growth, weak investment and growing debt. Moody's affirmed t ...

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IIMF express concern about possible effects of US government's shut-down

Executive Director of IMF (International Monetary Fund), Christine Lagarde, will make a public warning about risks related to US government's partial shutdown. The expert considers that the crisis in the US, which origin is the dispute between republicans and democrats and that has caused a partial ...

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Negociations with Monsanto for a fair price of new transgenic variety

The Paraguayan Chamber of Cereals Exporters (CAPECO) continues the negociations with Monsanto in order to achieve a "fairer price" regarding the new transgenic soybean variety RR2, according to Sonia Tomassone, Responsible of Foreign Trade for CAPECO. She explained that the organization she represe ...

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