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Oct 13
7:15 AM - 8:30 AM, Marriot Hotel in Des Moines, IA

We invite you to join the Soybean Innovation Lab’s event, “Crop Intensification in the Tropics”, to engage with technical experts and industry leaders focused on the role of agricultural intensification and its impact in tropical settings. Time: 7:15am to 8:30 am (Central Time), Thursday October 13, 2016, Marriot Hotel in Des Moines, IA.

Discussion will help to answer:

  • What are the trade-offs of farming commercial crops in Africa?
  • How does increased agricultural productivity improve incomes and nutrition?
  • What are the environmental impacts of input utilization in commercial farming?

Click the link to view the agenda and learn more about the event.

Round Table Speakers Include: Dr. Robert Easter, President Emeritus, University of Illinois Dr. Rob Bertram, Chief Scientist, Bureau for Food Security, USAID Dr. Michael Robinson, Chief Science Advisor, Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture

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