Argentina and the United Soya Republic

Publication - 26 July, 2004
Soya expansion is the latest threat to native forests and jungles in South America, sustained by the increased demand for soya based animal feed from both the European Union and China. Forests are being converted for soya production in Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay and southern Brazil. These areas are considered to be some of the most biologically diverse forest ecosystems in the world.

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