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2023 World Food Prize Week News Coverage

2023 World Food Prize Week

News surrounding the 2023 World Food Prize was included in articles around the world. Below is a sampling of the coverage.

Top Tier:

Business Record Online: World Food Prize side event to cover food insecurity's effect on national security

Des Moines Register: World Food Prize doubles to $500,000 in surprise to winner at Iowa Capitol ceremony

Devex Dish: A Moment to Honor Food Insecurity

Food and Agriculture Organization: FAO Director-General addresses Borlaug International Dialogue of the World Food Prize 2023 in Iowa

Iowa Public Radio: World Food Prize winner announces plans to restore farmland in Ukraine

Progressive Farmer: A Call to Combat Rising Global Hunger

Telegraph Herald: Cultivating fields to promote access to food imperative to cultivating justice, diplomacy

The Associated Press: At 2023 Laureate Ceremony, World Food Prize Foundation Announces New $500,000 Prize Amount for Award

The Gazette: Responding to conflict, food prize laureates call for boost in food aid and ag investment

The Guardian Online: Shettima to deliver keynote speech at World Food Prize Foundation in USA


Globe Gazette: Gov. Kim Reynolds welcomes Kosovo president in Iowa visit

Iowa Public Television Online: Market to Market

Iowa State Daily: War-torn region restoration: Lecture features Borlaug winner

KJAN-AM Online: World Food Prize winner to restore Ukrainian farmland, vineyards    

Additional Coverage:

Adda 247 Current Affairs: Father of White Revolution, Who is He?

Agronigeria: Heidi Kühn Wins 2023 World Food Prize for Revitalizing Agriculture, Promoting Peace in Conflict-ridden Regions 

Biotech Express Magazine: A tribute to Father of Indian Green Revolution Dr M S Swaminathan  

Bollyinside: World Food Prize Highlights Backward Progress in Global Food Efforts, Calls for Boost in International Aid    

Business Chief Online: 2023 Borlaug CAST Communication Award to Honor Dr. Alison Bentley on Oct. 25 

Easy Branches World News: New Research Further Debunks Legend of the Green Revolution ISU Professor Celebrated for Efforts to Boost Ethiopian Milk Production

Global Diaspora News: A biofortified potato could finally tackle one of the most persistent childhood diseases 

Global Washington: Innovative Funding for Innovative Research: The Grow Further Model 

Korn 101.3 and 1490: Borlaug Dialogue addresses global hunger

Marketplace Online - American Public Media: Iowa farmer reports record harvest despite drought conditions

Megastar Magazine: VP Shettima hits US for World Food Prize International Dialogue  

Mississippi State University: MSU master's student participates in prestigious Borlaug food security events  

Networthy News: USDA Bolsters Investments in International Trade and Food Aid

News for Dairy Co-ops: NMPF's Bjerga on Global Food Security and Dairy's Role

Nigeria News: Shettima, AfDB President Adesina To Meet At US Food Dialogue

Ohia Ag Connection: Lal Advocates for Global Use of Conservation Agriculture

Portal de Agronegócio: Agricultura regenerativa é uma ferramenta fundamental para enfrentar a crise climática, asseguram em debate organizado pelo IICA no Diálogo Internacional Borlaug

Progressive Farmer Online: Experts See Drive to Increase Food Production and Feed the World Going Backward

Progressive Farmer Online: Removing Land Mines Across Ukrainian Farmland Even as War Continues to Rage  

Seed World Online: Resilience 101: Cancer isn't Putting this Future Plant Breeder's Plans on Hold

Southeast AgNet: World Food Prize Laureate Celebrated

Teller Report: Chinese Ambassador to the United States Xie Feng visited friendly people from Iowa 

Terra Daily: John Deere Foundation announces $19 million in grants aimed at eliminating global hunger

The Daily Telegraph: The world is precariously dependent on just a handful of staple food crops – we must diversify

The Nepal Weekly: The World Food Prize: Laurates stress on call to combat rising global hunger

The Street Journal: Do Not Overlook Africa's Trillion-Dollar Food And Agribusiness Sector, African Development Bank Chief Tells Investors At World Food Prize Dialogue

TheNEWS: At World Food Prize Dialogue: AfDB, Partners Vote Additional $1bn To Fund Nigeria's SAPZs In 24 States 

This Day: Shettima Meets With AfDB President At Borlaug Dialogue in US Tuesday  

Top Africa News: United States Announces up to $79 Million to Expand Research for Feed the Future

US Department of State: Assistant Secretary Toloui and Special Envoy Fowler Travel to Iowa

Vigour Times: Eminent Ethiopian Scientist Gebisa Ejeta Honored with US National Medal of Science

Voice of Nigeria: World Food Forum: Nigeria's Vice President to Deliver Keynote Address  

World News Report: Cultivating Peace Through Agriculture Symposium: "Festival of The Bells" 

WOWK-TV Online: "Festival of the Bells"                   


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