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Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Fri Oct 17, 2014 02:40 PM CDT

Mato Grosso, Brazil farmer and farm organization leader Ricardo Manoel Arioli Silva and I have been exchanging e-mails about the recent dryness in central Brazil and its effect on farming there. Here is an e-mail that Ricardo sent Friday, October 17 that spells out in close detail the kinds of problems that this dry pattern is already bringing on in Mato Grosso.

Bryce

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We had some rain in just some areas in our region 2 weeks ago. Some farmers decided to plant, and now the planted area is suffering with no rain at all, since then.

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