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Borlaug Successor Helps Carry on Green Revolution

“I believe that the challenges of 21st-century agriculture and food production are surmountable compared to …

2014 World Food Prize Honors Critical Breakthroughs in Wheat

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced on June 18 the selection of eminent wheat …

The Legacy of Norman Borlaug “Father of the Green Revolution” Lives On

On March 25, Dr. Norman Borlaug, the Father of the Green Revolution, would have celebrated …

World Food Prize Honors Ag Biotech Pioneers

A trio of scientists specializing in agricultural biotechnology will receive the 2013 World Food Prize, …

Biotechnology's Role in the Fight Against World Hunger

As part of the Administration’s fight against world hunger, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton outlined …

Ethiopian Scientist Named 2009 World Food Prize Laureate

The 2009 World Food Prize is awarded to Dr. Gebisa Ejeta of Ethiopia, whose sorghum …