Issue 69 of The Bean Bag is now available to download and read online.
In this issue you will find:
Notes and content from the editors (including a new editor, Leonardo Borges)
Updates from the Legume Phylogeny Working Group’s (LPWG) subgroups, including Taxonomy, Phylogenomics, Occurrence Data, Traits, and the Legume Data Portal.
Five exciting community announcements, including the 8th International Legume Conference (ILC8), Advances in Legume Systematics (ALS) 14 - Part 1, and the Flora of North America (FNA) Legume Volume
A new series called Student Digests that provide short commentaries on important legume papers (Nitrogen fixation and Chemical defences in Inga)
The 2022 legume bibliography (~151 new articles!)
Several legume photos, including the artist spotlight on Natanael Nascimento
Very many thanks to everyone who has contributed to this issue. At any time, please email the editors or the Bean Bag gmail if you would like to share announcements, photos, or article ideas.
Best wishes for another exciting year of new legume discoveries in 2023!
Colin Hughes, Warren Cardinal-McTeague & Leonardo Borges