CBSoja GoLive - Program

Five events on important subjects of the soybean crop. Discussions on sustainability, grain and meal markets, bio-inputs, soil management, challenges for high yields and phytosanitary management with renowned speakers.

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February 16th, 2022 – Special Crop

Soybean harvest and commercialization forecasts Moderator: Dr. Cesar de Castro (Embrapa Soybean)
16:00 - 17:30 Harvest forecasts: RS, SC, PR, MS and SP
Dr Osmar Conte (Embrapa Wheat)
Harvest forecasts: GO, MT, MG, TO and BA
Dr. Leonardo José Motta Campos (Embrapa Soybean)
Harvest forecasts: MA, PI, PA and Sealba
Dr Henrique Antunes de Souza (Embrapa Meio Norte)
Marketing tips for the 2021/22 soybean crop
Lucilio Alves (CEPEA/ESALQ)
17:30 to 18:00 Interval
Room 1: Phytosanitary challenges in soybean production - 2021/2022 harvest
Moderator: Dr. André Mateus Prando (Embrapa Soja)
18:00 - 20:00 Main occurrences of pests in the 2021/22 crop and management solutions: The impact of caterpillars resistant to Bt soybean (Cry1Ac)
Dr Adeney de Freitas Bueno (Embrapa Soja)

Invited speakers: Patrick M. Dourado (Bayer)
Marcelo Sumiya (Cooperativa COAMO)
Major diseases and management solutions
Dr. Rafael Moreira Soares (Embrapa Soja)
Management scenario of resistant weeds and aspects of desiccation soybean pre-harvest
Dr Fernando Storniolo Wineries (Embrapa Soja)
Room 2: Climatic conditions and the main challenges in managing soybean crops in the 2021/2022 harvest
Moderator: Dr. Alvadi Antônio Balbinot Jr. (Embrapa Soja)
18:00 - 20:00 Weather conditions and their influence on the 2021/22 harvest
Dr. Jose Renato Bouças Farias (Embrapa Soja)
Soy nutrition aspects - 2021/22 harvest
Dr. Fábio Álvares de Oliveira (Embrapa Soja)
Main challenges of crop management and possible solutions - 2021/22 harvest
Dr Julio Franchini (Embrapa Soybean)

November 17th, 2021 - Relare Special

Hour Activity

New inoculant technologies and products available for the Brazilian farmer
Moderator: Fábio Bueno dos Reis

2pm – 2:15pm

Opening and welcome

14:15 – 14:45

Inoculants with plant growth promoting bacteria for established Brachiaria pastures
Mariangela Hungria (Embrapa Soybean)

14:45 – 15:15

Application of Bacillus spp. in corn and soybean: Effects on phosphate nutrition, growth promotion and crop yield
Christiane Paiva (Embrapa Corn and Sorghum)

15h15 – 15h45

The use of Bacillus aryabhattai to promote tolerance to water stress in agricultural crops
Itamar Soares de Melo (Embrapa Environment)

15h45 – 16h15

Industry perception of demands for new inoculants and technologies in the Brazilian market
José Roberto Castro (ANPII)

16:15 - 17h


October 20th, 2021

Hour Activity

National Bioinput Plan: Experiences and Challenges
Moderator: Marco Antonio Nogueira (Embrapa Soyabean)

8h - 9h30

Advances achieved after signing the National Bioinputs Plan and challenges to be overcome
Cleber Oliveira Soares (Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply - MAPA)

The experience and expectations of the biological control industry after signing the National Bioinputs Plan
Amália Cristina Piazentim Borsari (CropLife Brasil)

9h30 - 10h

Break with sponsor lectures

Room 1: Challenges in the use of GMOs in Mercosur in a context of integrated pest management
Moderator: Daniel R. Sosa-Gomez (Embrapa Soybean)

10h - 12h

The role of INTACTA RR2 PRO® and INTACTA2 XTEND® for the IPM-soybeans: past, present and future
Patrick Marques Dourado (Bayer Crop Science - Brazil)

Recommendations on the use of Conkesta in IPM-Soybeans with a focus on Mercosur and distinctions regarding other technologies such as Intacta 2
Antonio Cesar dos Santos (Corteva -Brazil)

Challenges in Mercosur in the management of pest resistance to control tactics: GMOs versus insecticides
Oderlei Bernardi (Universidade Federal de Santa Maria)

Room 2: Challenges and strategies in confronting and mitigating soil compaction
Moderator: Osmar Conte (Embrapa Wheat)

10h - 12h

Physical limitations to root growth and crop productivity
Moacir Tuzzin de Moraes (UTFPR, Campus Francisco Beltrão)

Technological advances in the diagnosis and management of soil compaction
Henrique Debiasi (Embrapa Soja)

Challenges for the diagnosis and management of soil compaction in large areas
Vitor Paulo Vargas (Senior Research Scientist - Yara)

August 26th, 2021

Hour Activity

Room 1: Results of the soybean disease control test networks - 2020/2021 harvest crop
Moderator: Maurício C. Meyer (Embrapa Soybean)

8h - 9h30

Efficiency of fungicides for controlling target spot and powdery mildew
Carlos M. Utiamada (TAGRO)

Efficiency of fungicides for controlling late season soybean diseases
Hercules D. Campos (UniRV)

Efficiency of chemical and biological control of white mold disease in soybean
Maurício C. Meyer (Embrapa Soybean)

Efficiency of fungicides in controlling Asian soybean rust
Claudia V. Godoy (Embrapa Soybean)

9h30 - 10h

Break with sponsor lectures

Room 2: Importance of soybean grain standards and classification
Moderator: Fatima Chiepe Parizzi (retired consultant and auditor of MAPA)

10h - 12h

Classification standard of Brazilian soybeans and the main attributes that determine quality
José Ronaldo Quirino (President of ABRAPÓS)

Behavior of quality traits during soybean storage
José Carlos Andrade (COAMO - representing OCB)

Commercialization of Brazilian soybean in national and international markets
André Nassar (ABIOVE)

Room 3: Challenges of physiology and the search for high soybean yields
Moderator: Norman Neumaier (Embrapa Soybean)

10h - 12h

Combined effect of high temperatures and water deficit
Prof. Rafael Vasconcelos Ribeiro (Unicamp)

Cloudy days and photosynthetic performance
Prof. Ricardo Ferraz de Oliveira (Esalq/Usp)

Morphology and yield components to measure productive potential
Prof. Alencar Junior Zanon (Federal University of Santa Maria )

June 28th, 2021

Hour Activity

8h - 9h15

OPENING CEREMONY - with the participation of the Vice-President of the Republic, General Hamilton Mourão

9h15 - 9h35

Presentation of the format and program of the IX CBSoja, Mercosoja 2022 and Relare

9h35 - 9h50


Sustainable soybean production: challenges, opportunities and advances
Moderator: Ricardo Manoel Arioli Silva (President of the National Commission for Cereals, Fibers and Oilseeds of the National Commission of Agriculture-CNA)

9h50 - 11h30

Brazil's agri-environmental challenges in the international trade
Marcelo Brito (President of the Brazilian Agribusiness Association-ABAG)

The role of science in sustainable production of soybean
Henrique Debiasi (Research Scientist of Embrapa Soybean)

11h30 - 13h

Lunch break

The international market for soybean grain and meal: international relations, updates, challenges and solutions
Moderator: Daniel Furlan Amaral (Economy Manager – Brazilian Association of Vegetable Oil Industries - ABIOVE)

13h - 15h

An overview of the main agro issues in China at the moment: food safety and, sustainability
Larissa Wachholz (Special Adviser to the Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply, Head of the China Nucleus)

New Chinese standards for soybean and possible consequences to Brazil
Glauco Bertoldo (Director of DIPOV / SDA / MAPA)

The outlook for the soybean market: short, medium and long terms
Julio Calzada (Director of Information and Economic Studies of the Rosario Stock Exchange)

Promoção e Realização


16/05/22 a 19/05/22