Expert presenters at the Soybean Innovation Lab's Tropical Soybean for Development Workshop held on October 28, 2014 in Washington, D.C. participate in a panel session discussing research challenges to scale soybean in tropical areas.
Panelists focused on key takeaway messages from the workshop and focused on the question "What do practitioners need to successfuly develop soybean in Sub-Saharan Africa?"
Expert panelists included:
- Dr. J. Vern Long, Program Area Lead for Legume Productivity, Bureau for Food Security, USAID
- Dr. Hailu Tefera, Consultant, Bureau for Food Security, USAID
- Eberson Calvo, Director, Tropical Melhoramento & Genética (TMG), Brazil