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Brazil sees sharp farm growth, despite environment

Date : 10th January 2008, Source : ENN



BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's farm sector will grow rapidly over the next decade and double some of its leading exports despite concerns over Amazon destruction and farmers' debt, the government said on Wednesday. Critics say Brazil's rapidly expanding agricultural frontier has helped push farmers and loggers deeper into the world's largest rain forest, increasing destruction.

http://www.enn.com/agriculture/article/28961





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