Agricultural freelance reporter based in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Brazil’s President Gets Impeached

Brazil president Dilma Rousseff was suspended by the Brazilian Senate by 55 votes to 22, condemning her on charges of fiscal mismanagement, this Thursday morning after several hours of session.


A Brazil Tax Could Boost U.S. Soybean Exports

The slash of export taxes of grains in Argentina has generated a positive response for those products in the international markets recently. What nobody expected was that Brazil would create new export taxes without any previous announcement. The unfolding of that situation could impact positively the grain market, and open the door for more U.S. soybean exports, some analysts say.