Paying close attention to urgent issues in the countryside, Embrapa and its partners promote a series of actions and campaigns to clarify, inform, and promote the use of technologies and sustainable practices for the agricultural sector. Here are a few of them:
Special page with information for forest recovery and land rehabilitation, including recovery strategies, tried and tested experiences, suggested native tree species, and technological solutions, in addition to agricultural best practices that will contribute to the sustainable development of rural properties in different biomes.
Página especial com informações para a recuperação de áreas, como estratégias de recuperação, experiências já realizadas, espécies de plantas nativas sugeridas para plantio e soluções tecnológicas, além de boas práticas agrícolas que contribuirão para o alcance do desenvolvimento sustentável da propriedade rural nos diferentes biomas.
The event aims at bringing people closer to science and technology, reinforcing their importance in their lives. This year, the theme is "Science Feeding Brazil", based on the UN's decision to declare 2016 the International Year of Pulses.
The countryside is not free from the presence of the mosquito that spreads dengue, Chikungunya fever, and the Zika virus. On this special page, learn about the measures required to fight Aedes aegypti in rural areas.
Here you will find technological solutions developed for or adapted to different biomes, which show how to best use water in plant production and animal husbandry.
The United Nations (UN) has declared 2015 as the International Year of Soils. On this page you will find some of Embrapa's contributions to the theme such as technological solutions, projects, publications, videos, Q&A, and news.
Family farming was chosen by the United Nations as a central theme for 2014 and Embrapa organized a series of events and actions for the period. Check the title page (in Portuguese).
Helicoverpa armigera is a caterpillar that has surprised farmers and researcher due to its power of destruction. Here you will find clarification and orientation regarding this exotic pest. (Content in Portuguese)
Brazilian agriculture is one of the most sustainable in the world and a role model for other countries. Here you will learn a little bit more about this history. And browse the site for solutions that have been transforming the planet. (Website in Portuguese)
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