The Pathway to a Sustainable, Low-Carbon Brazilian Beef Sector

Executive Director and Senior Scientist Dan Nepstad presented the pathway to sustainable, low-carbon Brazilian beef during the opening of China’s first ever “Ruminant Conference” in March 2018. Dr. Nepstad discussed challenges in the Brazilian beef industry, opportunities for increasing yield and lowering deforestation, and the high potential for a Brazil-China “low-carbon beef partnership” to catalyze sustainability while meeting demand.