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2012 Borlaug Dialogue News Coverage

2012 Borlaug Dialogue Media Coverage

October 17-19, 2012, Des Moines, IA 

(Please Note: This is simply a sampling of the media coverage for this event.)

Highlighted Stories

Des Moines Register: Ban Ki-moon says World is Better Prepared than ’08 for Tight Supplies
 By Dan Piller, October 18, 2012

Huffpost Students, United Kingdom: A Second Green Revolution?
 October 19, 2012

International News

World Food Program USA: Breaking the Cycle of Hunger in the Sahel
 By WFP USA, October 26, 2012

Globe Gazette: UN Top Leader to speak at Iowa’s World Food Prize
 September 28, 2012

National News

KDID – Agrilinks: Coverage from The World Food Prize 2012 Borlaug Dialogue
 October 29, 2012

Iowa News

Iowa Food & Family Project: World Food Prize activities take center stage in Des Moines Oct. 16-19
 October 13, 2012

Iowa Food & Family Project: World Food Prize attendees inspired by visit to Iowa Farms
 October 20, 2012


Ag Professional: Public-private Partnerships advance Agricultural Growth
 October 16, 2012

allAfrica: Africa: World Food Prize Laureate Urges Sustainable Food Production
 By Kathryn McConnell, October 22, 2012

Catholic Relief Services Newswire: At World Food Prize, CRS President Carolyn Woo Outlines Role for NGOs
 By John Rivera, October 18, 2012

DuPont Food Security: 2012 Borlaug Dialogue
 October 17, 2012

Heifer International: Heifer CEO Speaks at World Food Prize 2012
 By Pierre Ferrari, October 18, 2012

Home Grown School Feeding: The 2012 World Food Prize Borlaug Dialogue – Transforming the Global Food Security Agenda
 October 25, 2012

USAid: Remarks by USAid Administrator Rajiv Shah at the World Food Prize Events
 Thursday, October 18, 2012

Official Remarks/Blogs/Other links

AD Farm: Around the Farm Blog – Farmers from around the world talk Communications Tech
 By Kelly Rivard, October 29, 2012

AgWired: 2012 Global Farmer Roundtable at WFP
 October 29, 2012

AgWired: Bayer CEO at World Food Prize
 October 30, 2012

AgWired: Panel Sets Stage for Borlaug Dialogue
 October 18, 2012

Bloomberg: Africa, Asia May Face Food Shortages by 2050, Group Says
 By Alan Bjerga, October 17, 2012

Alan Bjerga's story also ran nationally in:

- Businessweek 

Chicago Council – Global Food For Thought: Commentary – Be a Leader
 By Paul Schickler, October 18, 2012

Des Moines Register (Blog): Another View: The World Needs Biotech
 By Rajesh Kumar, October 11, 2012

Farm Progress: Iowa To Host United Nations Leader At World Food Prize Event
 By Rod Swoboda, October 5, 2012

Precision Pays: Importance of Technology in Feeding the World
 October 25, 2012 

WHO TV: HUNGER HIKE: World Food Prize Events
 October 15, 2012

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