Bolsonaro locking up farm votes, with boost from ex-minister


              Supporters carry flags with the name of Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who is running for president again, during a campaign event at a bus station in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2022. Lula is facing President Jair Bolsonaro in a presidential run-off election set for Oct. 30. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
            
              Pedro Ivo Amoroso drives his small tractor to harvest okra at his farm in the Santa Monica settlement, in a rural area of Sidrolandia, Mato Grosso do Sul state, Brazil, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. President Jair Bolsonaro trusts his support among agribusiness leaders to help him win reelection later this month, while frontrunner Brazil's Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva tries to make inroads with rural voters with a boost from defeated presidential candidate Sen. Simone Tebet, who is from the state of Mato Grosso do Sul.  (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
            
              A truck loads soybeans at a storage company in the city of Sidrolandia, Mato Grosso do Sul state, Brazil, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2022. President Jair Bolsonaro trusts his support among agribusiness leaders to help him win reelection later this month, while frontrunner Brazil's Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva tries to make inroads with rural voters with a boost from defeated presidential candidate Sen. Simone Tebet, who is from the state of Mato Grosso do Sul. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
            
              A photo of Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva stands inside a local campaign headquarters during Da Silva's run for president again in Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul state, Brazil, Friday, Oct. 21, 2022. The presidential run-off election is set for Oct. 30. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
            
              Joao Pedro walks in a soybean field at his Passatempo farm, Sidrolandia, Mato Grosso do Sul state, Brazil, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2022. President Jair Bolsonaro trusts his support among agribusiness leaders to help him win reelection later this month, while frontrunner Brazil's Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva tries to make inroads with rural voters with a boost from defeated presidential candidate Sen. Simone Tebet, who is from the state of Mato Grosso do Sul. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
            
              A sign in support of Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro, who is running for reelection, says in Portuguese: "Bosonaro's house," outside a local campaign headquarters in Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul state, Brazil, Friday, Oct. 21, 2022. The presidential run-off election is set for Oct. 30. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
            
              A Brazilian flag flies at a grain logistics and storage company in Sidrolandia, Mato Grosso do Sul state, Brazil, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2022. President Jair Bolsonaro trusts his support among agribusiness leaders to help him win reelection later this month, while frontrunner Brazil's Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva tries to make inroads with rural voters with a boost from defeated presidential candidate Sen. Simone Tebet, who is from the state of Mato Grosso do Sul. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
            
              FILE - Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro and former Agriculture Minister Tereza Cristina Dias, attend a ceremony launching a financial plan to promote rural production among small and medium farmers and ranchers, at the Planalto Presidential Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil, June 29, 2022. Cristina has become the face of the far-right president in Mato Grosso do Sul state — one of the agribusiness strongholds that is an important part of his effort to overcome leftist former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File)
            
              Agricultural machine works at a soybean plantation at the Passatempo farm, Sidrolandia, Mato Grosso do Sul state, Brazil, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2022. President Jair Bolsonaro trusts his support among agribusiness leaders to help him win reelection later this month, while frontrunner Brazil's Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva tries to make inroads with rural voters with a boost from defeated presidential candidate Sen. Simone Tebet, who is from the state of Mato Grosso do Sul. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)