News portal Agência Brasil and show Agro Nacional, aired on TV Brasil—both part of Brazil’s public broadcasting network under EBC—were awarded in the second edition of the contest The Most Admired in the Agribusiness Press, held by Jornalistas&Cia. Under the category Digital Channel, TV Brasil’s weekly program Vale Agrícola also received an accolade. The ceremony took place Tuesday afternoon (Jul 5) in São Paulo city.

The celebration honors journalists, news outlets, publications, and specialized programs. This year, over 330 outlets and shows and 200 professionals were nominated across a range of categories. An online vote led to the final top three.

Victors were split into nine categories: Print Outlet, Specialized Outlet, Blog, Digital Channel, Broadcast TV Program, Cable TV Program, Radio Program, Podcast, and News Agency.


Agência Brasil publishes online daily content of public interest with precision and clarity. Its articles and photographs are used by a large array of websites and newspapers across Brazil.

TV Brasil’s program Agro Nacional uncovers Brazil’s rural world through interviews, reports, and up-to-date information. Also featured are stories from partners and stations affiliated with the country’s national public broadcasting network.

Source: Agência Brasil