Brazilian agribusiness has something to celebrate in 2020. Soy production, which is the country's main export product, has grown, again, this year and reached almost 125 million tons! With this, in this 2019/2020 season, Brazil returned to being the largest world producer of the grain, surpassing its main competitor, the United States.
In recent years, the two countries have fought a fierce dispute for leadership in the world ranking of soy producers. In the 2017/2018 harvest, Brazil had already ranked first with a production of 123.2 million tons. But in the following season, the production of the Americans was the largest in the world. Now, in the current harvest, Brazilians have returned to the top, with a production 30% higher than the United States
Brazil is one of the world's largest producers of ethanol from sugar cane. Due to the large areas necessary for the production of sugarcane, researchers are looking for new energy sources for the production of ethanol.
The global production of ethanol is approximately 40 billion liters, 70% of which corresponds to Brazil and the USA. Brazil is the world's largest producer of sugarcane, so it occupies a prominent position in the world production of ethanol (average of 400 thousand liters per day).
Our company Nave Agrospace, realized that there is a real need to develop new technologies in the field of Artificial Intelligence related to Counting, classification and cataloging of plants for these great companies of genetic development of seeds in Brazil.