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PES are alternative to maintain land health

Embrapa and partners encourage farmers to adopt Payment for Environmental Water Services, an alternative to conserve soils

Embrapa formalizes agreement to increase genetic variability through gene editing

A partnership between Embrapa and Benson Hill Biosystems (BHB), a company with headquarters in North Carolina, United States, intends to use cutting-edge techniques to accelerate...

Brazilian coconut breaks into European market thanks to biodegradable film

Tecnologia desenvolvida pela Embrapa prolonga em até quatro vezes a vida útil do produto

Research shows that recovery of degraded forest generates profit and environmental conservation in the Amazon

Areas with conservation management showed 36% higher profitability in timber production

Internet of things can help improve agricultural productivity

Machines that communicate without human interference, exchanging data through the web, are already a reality in the fields. And, in the future, agricultural equipment is going to have more and more...

Brazil in the race to develop waxy cassava starch

The Brazilian root's potential is higher than maize, the main source of the product in the world

Pink ipê first Cerrado tree to have genome sequenced

Work by researchers from Embrapa and the Federal University of Goiás could help the fight against illegal logging

Researchers identify gene that can increase efficiency in ethanol production

Scientists discover gene that will enhance ethanol production.

NASA confirms Embrapa's data on planted area in Brazil

Data from NASA, to be presented by minister Blairo Maggi, in Berlin, show that Brazil uses only 7.6% of its territory with crops.

Researcher identifies over 400 substances secreted by pirarucu heads

Hypothesis that secretions are for mating purposes and to benefit fish spawn.

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The objective of this work was to evaluate the response of an in vitro host range to Spodoptera frugiperda multiple nucleopolyhedrovirus (SfMNPV), a p...

The presence of aluminum (Al3+) in acidic soils is one of the main causes of low crop yield, since it inhibits the root growth, thus affecting the nut...

The objective of this work was to evaluate the reproductive behavior and response of Elasmopalpus lignosellus (Zeller) males to calling females. Frequ...

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Embrapa is a Brazilian public agricultural research corporation. It works to have solutions for sustainable development grow from the fields. And, for that purpose, it makes science to transform life. A science that creates, surprises, preserves, and multiplies life.