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Technologies that provide agricultural, livestock and forestry activities with competitiveness by reducing production costs. Besides the economic impact, the table includes the Internal Rate of Return (IRR) and social and environmental impact indices for the technologies, which can range from -15 to +15, obtained in accordance with the perception of a sample of producers that adopted each technology.

Technologies Embrapa Units Year of adoption Area of adoption Unit of Measurement Embrapa's participation (%) Social Impact  Environmental Impact  IRR  % Economic Impact (BRL)
Recommendation of the Digital Forestry Exploration Model - Modeflora Acre 2008 8,313 Hectare 70 1.82 2.18 6.00 1,444,397.00
Renovation of pastures with high infestation of water couch grass Acre 2012 3,820 Hectare 70 1.57 0.65 12.20 534,800.00
Black pepper cropping with gliricidia as an alive stake Eastern Amazon 2005 140 Hectare 60 1.77 2.00 7.47 1,084,440.00
Confinement lamb finishing Goats and Sheep 2001 210,000 Head 12 5.75 2.47 90.20 127,058.40
Biological nitrogen fixation in soy crops in Brazil Cerrados/Soybean/ Agrobiology 1981 33,251,900 Hectare 40 0.78 1.18 84.00 14,661.826.770.80
BRSIPR Bel potato cultivar Temperate Agriculture 2013 150 Hectare 70 na na 5.10 169,375.50
Piatan grass cultivar Beef Cattle 2009 838,001 Hectare 35 0.00 0.68 21.20 12,230,624.60
Campo Grande Stylosanthes cultivar Beef Cattle 2001 745,962 Hectare 70 1.80 1.33 29.50 52,702,961.26
Strategic cattle tick control Dairy Cattle 1997 2,945,800 Head 45 1.26 1.32 na 12,407,709.60
Integration of dairy cattle with crops and forestry Dairy Cattle 2007 3,200 Hectare 50 3.23 0.88 na 2,352,000.00
Virus-free garlic Vegetables 2002 1,275 Hectare 50 1.99 0.67 39.30 6,856,950.00
Nagai tomato cultivar Vegetables 2012 1,582 Hectare 50 0.58 0.41 na 14,242,011.42
Embrapa's Technological Information Agency - Ageitec Agricultural Informatics 2004 na na 70 5.46 2.63 17.80 5,831,378.77
Library automation and information retrieval system - Ainfo Agricultural Informatics 1991 na na 70 0.52 -0.17 19.8 18,480,105.95
Interactive system of support to environmental licensing - Sisla Agricultural Informatics 2008 na na 70 0.88 1.03 14.21 853,112.17
Agricultural Weather Monitoring System - Agritempo Agricultural Informatics 2007 na na 60 3.02 3.39 23.60 524,458.90
Integrated pineapple production in Tocantins Cassava and Tropical Fruits 2005 279 Hectare 50 3.65 2.34 na 428,530.05
Agricultural spraying assessment system - Gotas software Environment 2014 240 Downloads 70 1,40 1,30 64,6 538.836,48
Method of evaluation of impacts of agricultural technological innovations - Ambitec Agro Environment 2000 na na 70 1.27 0.00 na 107,879.94
Reduction of bull-to-cow ratios in Pantanal region Pantanal 1999 1,102,938 Head 70 2.07 0.05 na 37,166,933.00
Production techniques applied to the extensive beef cattle production system in Pantanal Pantanal 1999 4,636,150 Head 70 2.08 0.05 na 51,510,594.00
Sara: Software for analysis of risk of parasitic and anthelmintics resistance in sheeps Southeast Livestock 2014 25,146 na 70 1.05 1.49 na 193,448.18
BRS Estribo Sudan grass cultivar South Livestock 2013 42,000 Hectare 50 1.95 0.74 72.00 14,470,680.00
Campo Limpo chemical herbicide applicator South Livestock 2009 48,750 Hectare 45 1.49 2.18 na 680,501.25
Integrated mango production Semi-Arid 2001 18,488 Hectare 30 7.77 2.57 69.80 12,889.833.60
Integrated table grape production Semi-Arid 2001 14,268 Hectare 30 8.14 2.58 70.20 33,181,660.80
Integrated pest management in soybean crops (MIP-SOJA) Soybeans 2011 332,519 Hectare 70 0.14 0.55 na 13,663,205.71
Tomatec - Ecological tomato production system Soils 2012 12 Hectare 50 1.40 2.50 35.70 34,472.16
Embrapa 051 freerange laying hen Swine and Poultry 2000 359,200 Head 25 2.85 0.26 24.50 422,060.00
Embrapa MS115 boar Swine and Poultry 2007 533 Head 70 0.72 0.32 na 4,167,527.00
Alternative seedling production system Coastal Tablelands 2004 1,174 Hectare 70 1.97 1.48 43.10 230,664.00
Total                 14,961,354,980.54



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