In 1970 Norman E. Borlaug was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for a lifetime of work to feed a hungry world.
Nominations for the World Food Prize are accepted now through May 1. The World Food Prize has come to be known as the "Nobel Prize for Food and Agriculture"
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Save the date for the 2020 Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium on October 14-16, 2020 in Downtown Des Moines
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