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CSA Joins Signatories on Responsible Sourcing of Brazilian Soy

December 03, 2019
By Sister Ruth Battaglia, CSA

The Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes is one of 84 signatories warning Brazil that imports of their soy crops could be impacted if they break a 13-year agreement to use only existing agricultural land in the Amazon for their soy production. The Amazon Soy Moratorium (ASM) has helped to reduce deforestation and has created an incentive for Brazilian soy farmers to make more efficient use of their agricultural land.

To read additional details and the full list of signatories, click here.

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