Events

Featured Events

The Soybean Innovation Lab holds in-person and online events throughout the year bringing together research institutions, the private sector, development organizations, and extension and government agencies to share the latest innovations, knowledge and technologies underway to support soy production in tropical environments. 

Economic Development and Mechanization in Africa

The second installment in the Soybean Innovation Lab's webinar series, "Improving Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers." Presentations from SIL's Dr. Kerry Clark and MOST (Malawi Oilseed Sector Transformation). Broadcast on June 6, 2017.

Strengthening the Demand for Soy: Marketing Techniques for Soy Dairies

This fourth installment in the Soy Dairy Network Webinar Series features the marketing techniques from five soy dairies in Ghana and Ethiopia. This webinar occured on May 26, 2017. 

 

Improving Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers: a SIL Webinar Series

SIL held the kick-off webinar of its Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers Webinar Series on May 3, 2017 featuring mechanization programs underway by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and Compatible Technologies International (CTI).


2017 Events

• 6/15/2017 Variety Trialing Network Webinar Series: Establishing the Network

6/6/17 Economic Development and Mechanization in Africa

5/26/17 Strengthening the Demand for Soy: Marketing Techniques for Soy Dairies

5/3/17 Improving Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers

• 4/3/17-4/4/17 Third Annual Food Security Symposium: Commercial Agriculture in the Tropical Environments

3/15/17 Soybean, a New Technology for Development, A Center for African Studies Brown Bag Series Event

1/9/17 Hygienic Practices for Food Safety in Small & Medium-Size Businesses

 

2016 Events

10/21/16 Soy Food Bazaar: The Role of Soy in Ghanaian Cuisine

10/18/16 Second Annual Soybean Kick-off Event: Showcasing Research-for-Development in Action

10/13/16 World Food Prize Event: Crop Intensification in the Tropics

• 9/29/16 Packaging Techniques to Improve Soy Food Shelf Life

• 9/2/16 Soybean Expansion in the Tropics - 2016 AAEA Meeting, Boston, MA

7/28/16 Meet the Next Generation of African Plant Breeders

• 7/7/16 2016 Bi-Annual Meeting of Ghana Partners

5/27/16 Building the Network of Soy Dairy Processing Enterprises

2015 Events

• Low-Latitude Soybean Adaptation

2014 Events

• USAID Tropical Soybean for Development Workshop