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2020 World Food Prize Week News Coverage

2020 World Food Prize Week

News surrounding the 2020 World Food Prize was included in articles around the world. Below is a sampling of the coverage.

Top Tier:

Business Record:  Gore, 2020 laureate Lal pitch national policy during World Food Prize talk on soil health and hunger

Business Record:  World Food Prize, Iowa Hunger Summit: What you need to know

Forbes:  The Amazing Secret To Cutting 25% Of Carbon Could Be Under Your Feet

The Chicago Council on Global Affiairs:  Our New Gordian knot

The Des Moines Register: World Food Prize: Al Gore says farmers can make money with practices that sequester carbon 


Additional Coverage: 

AGF (Netherlands):  East-West Seed ranked 28th in Fortune Change the World list

AgriNews:  Duvall: A Tipping Point for Agricultural Innovation and Research

AgriPulse:  Daybreak Oct. 14: EU weighs new tariffs on US fruits, nuts and wine

AgriPulse:  Farm Hands on the Potomac: Sullivan announces retirement at Smithfield Foods

AgWired:  Industry Ag News 10/16

Atlantic News Telegraph:  Woodward Presents at the Global Youth Institute

Bangladesh's First Internet Newspaper:  Salma Sultana receives Norman E Borlaug Award by Rockefeller Foundation

Business Mirror:  East-West Seed in top 30 of FORTUNE’s list

Cedar Valley Daily Times:  La Porte-Dysart FFA member takes part in the world food prize

Corteva Agriscience:  Corteva Agriscience to Participate in 2020 Borlaug Dialogue at the World Food Prize

Coshocton Tribune (Ohio):  What are you doing to end world hunger?

Des Moines Register:  Two Ankeny students selected for the 2020 World Food Prize Global Youth Institute

Dispatch News Desk (Pakistan):  Experts underline need to develop resilient, holistic food system to fight hunger

Farm and Dairy:  Ohio State professor to receive 2020 World Food Prize at Borlaug Dialogue

Farm Bureau News:  A Tipping Point for Agricultural Innovation and Research

FarmProgress:  Bangladeshi veterinarian earns Borlaug award

FarmProgress:  Rattan Lal awarded 2020 World Food Prize

Financial Express:  Pesticides to play crucial role of crop insurance as India strives to boost agriculture

FoodTank Does Kenya Need GMO Cassava? Ask the World Food Prize-winner Who Saved Africa’s Cassava

Foodtank:  How Food Systems Can Reverse Climate Change

Forests News:  Reforest to stop drought-flood syndrome, says World Food Prize laureate Rattan Lal

Globe Gazette (Clear Lake):  Clear Lake student, FFA member participates in Global Youth Institute

Greater Kashmir:  World Food Prize laureate inaugurates training programme at SKUAST-K

Horti Daily:  Uneven agricultural productivity growth raises concerns in a time of pandemics

India Blooms News Service:  Jammu and Kashmir: World Food Prize laureate Rattan Lal inaugurates training programme at SKUAST-K

Informationsdiesnt Wissenschaft:  World Food Prize“ an TUD-Ehrendoktor Prof. Rattan Lal verliehen

Kashmir Images Newspaper:  World Food Prize laureate Prof. Rattan Lal inaugurates training programme at SKUAST-K

Kashmir Images Newspaper:  Climate change greater threat to human life than nuclear holocaust, warn experts

KIWA Radio (Sheldon, IA):  2020 World Food Prize Winner Focused On Soil Health

KMA Land:  World Food Prize awarded


Ludington Daily News:  Alana Calhoun represent LHS at World Food Prize

MENAFN - Jordan Times:  Jordan- King participates in International Borlaug Dialogue on food security

NDTV Swasth India:  “Malnutrition Is A Combination Of Lack Of Nutritious Food, Water And Sanitation And An Inadequate Healthcare System”

No-Till Farmer:  Soil Scientist Rattan Lal Honored for Work Promoting Food Security

Noticias Agriculas:  Dr. Rattan Lal é o eleito do World Food Prize 2020 por seu trabalho focado na saúde dos solos

NuFFooDS:  World Food Prize international symposium kicks off

Ohio Country Journal:  Naming of Ohio State center cements Lal’s legacy

Ohio State News:  Naming of Ohio State center cements Lal’s legacy

Ohio State News:  Naming of Ohio State center cements Lal’s legacy

Ohio's Country Journal:  Lal to speak at Borlaug Dialogue, receive World Food Prize, and be honored by Ohio State

Osceola Sentinel Tribune:  Osceola FFA members virtually attend Iowa AgriTech Accelerator Demo Day

Oskaloosa News (Iowa):  Central College Announces World Food Prize Lecture

Penn State News:  Penn State student organizes Global Youth Summit

Progressive Farmer:  Soil as a Bank Account: World Food Prize Laureate Advocates for Re-Carbonizing Soil to Protect Food Production

Radio Iowa:  Soil health the focus of World Food Prize winner’s research

ScienceMag:  Latin America leads global agricultural innovation at CGIAR’s Americas-based centers

ScienceMag:  Uneven agricultural productivity growth raises concerns in a time of pandemics

SeedWorld:  The World Food Prize Honors Rattan Lal as the 2020 World Food Prize Laureate

Swedish Univeristy of Agricultural Sciences:  Strong representation in Global Youth Institute

Tanager:  Tanager to present on multi-stakeholder partnerships at 2020 Borlaug Dialog

The Daily Star:  Dr Salma Sultana bags the 2020 Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application

The Eagle (College Station, TX):  USAID's Feed the Future initiative marks decade of fighting hunger

The Great American Insurance Group:  Soil as a Bank Account

The Jordan Times:  King to participate in World Food Prize’s Borlaug Dialogue

The National (Scotland):  The story of a US farm boy may be the greatest Nobel Prize winner ever

The News Chronicle:  Take Profitable Opportunities In Agric Sector, Expert Urges Nigerians

The Saigon Times:  The startup providing protein from crickets is the champion of Season 5 VietChallenge

The Wire Science:  A Way of Agriculture To Manage Both Land Degradation, Groundwater Depletion

The World Food Prize:  World Food Prize Foundation Announces Innovator in Bangladeshi Veterinary Outreach as 2020 Norman Borlaug Field Award Recipient  

The World Food Prize:  World Food Prize Foundation Announces the 2020 Borlaug-Ruan International Internship Award Recipients

U.S. Farmers & Ranchers in Action:  Soil is Sexy: The Power of Soil Sequestration with 2020 World Food Prize Winner Dr. Rattan Lal

UMN - College of Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resources Sciences:  CFANS student shares perscpective at Borlaug Dialogue 2020

University of Gottingen:  Plant genetic engineering to fight 'hidden hunger'

University of North Texas:  UNT VP of Research and Innovation talks food, hunger and a decade on the selection committee for the World Food Prize

WHO Radio:  Soil scientist is latest honoree of Iowa-based World Food Prize

 World Farmer's OrganisationCOVID-19 and farmer livelihoods: where are the opportunities to future-proof our agri-food systems?  

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