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RIP - Norman Borlaug - 1970 Nobel Peace Prize

  1. Sep 13, 2009 #1


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    Nobel Prize-winner Norman Borlaug has died at the age of 95 at his home in Dallas, Texas.

    Borlaug had a tremendous impact an agriculture applied to grains, particularly wheat, corn and rice. For his efforts to improve crop yields and eliminate famine, he won the 1970 Nobel Peace Prize.



    Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maíz y Trigo (International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center)
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