Uruguay Boasts The Highest Cattle Per Capita Rate In The World

Patrick Archer agribusiness, foreign investment, uruguay

“El Pais de la Carne” (The Country of Meat) is how Spain’s El Mundo describes Uruguay in an article highlighting more steak and sheep superlatives in this beautiful country de carnivoros. First, the average Uruguayan consumes 208 pounds of meat (94.7 kilos) per year, the highest consumption rate in the world. Second, Uruguay’s 3.4 million residents are now outnumbered by cattle …

Best In Show: Uruguay Scores at La Rural Expo In Buenos Aires

Patrick Archer agribusiness, competitiveness, uruguay

“They are going to stop inviting us!” That was the reaction of Uruguay goalkeeper Juan Castillo after his team defeated Argentina in the Quarterfinals of Copa America 2011. The sting of being eliminated from the tournament Saturday night had just begun to subside when Uruguay upset the host nation again and took home another coveted prize: Best in Show at …