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.

Improving Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers: CleBer LLC and the Oggun Tractor

This webinar is the fourth installment in the Soybean Innovation Lab's webinar series, "Improving Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers." Presenters included SIL's Dr. Kerry Clark and CleBer LLC's Locky Catron and Horace Clemmons. Broadcast August 2nd, 2017. 

   

Improving Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers: Imara Tech and Purdue University

This webinar is the third installment in the Soybean Innovation Lab's webinar series, "Improving Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers." Presenters included SIL's Dr. Kerry Clark, Imara Tech CEO Elliot Avila, and David Wilson and John Lumkes with Purdue University. Broadcast July 6th, 2017. 

   

Variety Trialing Network Webinar Series: Establishing the Network

The first installment in the Soybean Innovation Lab's webinar series on the Variety Trialing Network. Featuring presentations from SIL's Dr. Brian Diers, Dr. Peter Goldsmith, Syngenta Foundation's Dominik Klauser, and many others. Broadcast on June 15, 2017.

   

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.

 

2017 Events

8/2/2017 Improving Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers: CleBer LLC and the Oggun Tractor

7/6/2017 Improving Mechanization for African Smallholder Farmers - Part Three

• 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