As the major steward of the Amazon rain forest, Brazil’s policies have a tremendous effect on global rates of carbon emissions reduction.
“Major policy measures include China’s intent to become food secure in staple grain production; continue its domestic support programs for grains; increase its ability to use trade remedy measures, bolster its food safety system, and increase its level of support for agricultural research and development …” Read moreRead More »
Major crops are traded on global markets, which means that production failures can have far-reaching impacts. Moreover, climate change is expected to generate heat waves and drought that could cause crop losses in most of the world’s breadbaskets. Read moreRead More »