Letter writer wrong on family farms in India
This is in response to the unsubstantiated and disingenuous assertions published by Sharon Donovan in your newspaper on Oct. 11. The writer's statements are baseless and against the facts, that Dr. Norman Borlaug's work destroyed thousands of small ...
Hoover STEM Academy impresses laureate
Like Iowa's own famed grain geneticist Norman Borlaug, Khush is considered one of the giants of the Green Revolution. Following his tour, Khush spoke to a cohort of STEM students in the Hoover auditorium. He recited statistics and facts that framed the ...
Dr. Murano Named Permanent Director of Borlaug Institute
The Norman Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture at Texas A&M University named Dr. Elsa Murano the permanent director earlier this month. Dr. Murano has been the interim director since June 2012. “I am happy to be doing this and serving the ...
Borlaug successor wins food prize
Iowa Farmer Today
Rajaram, who received the prize here Oct. 16, was the successor to World Food Prize founder Norman Borlaug as head of CIMMYT, the international maize and wheat research center. CIMMYT stands for Centro International de Mejoramiento de Maiz y Trigo.