Groups call for more research to boost wheat acres
Western Producer (subscription)
He is hoping for a plan as transformational as Norman Borlaug's Green Revolution, which encouraged the spread of existing technologies such as irrigation, pesticides and nitrogen fertilizer to dramatically boost cereal crop yields. Wheat was the ...
Editorial: Waste not, want not this Thanksgiving
Such efforts are laudable, but really solving the problem will require something as monumental as Norman Borlaug's Green Revolution, which boosted wheat yields and saved Asian nations from widespread famine. The problem is different now.
Springfield News Sun
... world's hunger and food security issues. The World Food Prize was founded by Nobel Peace Prize laureate Dr. Norman Borlaug to recognize and inspire achievements in improving the quality, quantity and availability of food in the world. Submitted Photo.
Learning from India's 'Smart' Farming Villages
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
The result of that 1943 tragedy was India's laser-like focus on feeding its population once it achieved independence, building on the work of Iowa native Norman Borlaug for a country with more than 70 percent of its population dependent economically on ...