"Crop Crunch: Brazil Farmers lose debt battle", which noted that,
Credit for fertiliser and other inputs has dried up. Soya production in the [Brazilian] state [of Mato Grosso] is likely to fall by 10 per cent this year, farmers say. Next year, it could fall by two-thirds.
"Sharp drop in Argentine wheat output forecast", which noted that,
"Wheat output from Argentina, the world’s number four exporter, is set to fall by more than 37 per cent in 2008-09..."