About The Author

Gabriel Abrahão is a PhD candidate on the Applied Meteorology program at Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV). Gabriel does research in large-scale sustainability of agriculture, climate change and crop modelling. Currently working on climate-deforestation-agriculture feedbacks on the Brazilian agricultural frontiers.

The Future Of Double-Cropping Systems In Brazil

Brazilian agriculture plays a major role in the world’s grain production, as the country has rapidly ascended to the position of 2nd largest soybean producer and 3rd largest maize producer. A large part of this success is due to the country’s large area where soybeans and another crop (generally maize) can be planted consecutively in