Food irradiation is the theme of a webinar with the participation of Abrafrutas

The Brazilian Association of Fruit and Derivative Producers (ABRAFRUTAS) participated yesterday (28th) in the Webinar “Challenges and opportunities for Food Irradiation in Brazil”, promoted by the Brazilian Association for the Development of Nuclear Activities (ABDAN) in partnership with Sebrae. The event was attended by Minister Tereza Cristina, who said she was interested in the subject…

CNA and Cepea conduct research on pandemic impacts on fruit and vegetable sectors

The journal Hortifruti Brasil of the Center for Advanced Studies in Applied Economics (Cepea), in partnership with the Confederation of Agriculture and Livestock of Brazil (CNA), conducts a research to find out what are the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) on fruit and vegetable production chains. According to CNA technical advisor Erivelton Cunha, the…

Minister Tereza Cristina and Abrafrutas discuss demands of the sector in an online meeting

The Brazilian Association of Exporting Producers of Fruits and Derivatives (Abrafrutas) held today (19) virtual meeting with the Minister of Agriculture, Tereza Cristina who was accompanied by ambassador Orlando Leite Ribeiro. The event aimed to address the same theme discussed last week with Environment Minister Ricardo Salles about the image of Brazilian agro in the…

Fruit exporters seek environment conducive to growth and income generation in the Brazilian semi-arid region

The challenges encountered by the fruit production sector to increase competitiveness in international trade and the efficiency of production and port facilities in the Northeast region were addressed in a webinar conducted by the National Forum Brasil Export on Tuesday, The 16th. Fruit growing occupies approximately 2.5 million hectares in Brazil, generating at least 5…

Abrafrutas and Minister of the Environment debate sustainability and image of Agro before the European market

In order to build a joint agenda with the Ministry of the Environment to show the reality of fruit production in Brazil and deconstruct the negative image of the country before the international market, the Brazilian Association of Exporting Producers of Fruits and Derivatives (Abrafrutas) held today (10) meeting with the Minister of the Environment,…