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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
 http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20121018/BUSINESS/310180116/0/SPORTS0204/?odyssey=nav%7Chead

Huffpost Students, United Kingdom: A Second Green Revolution?
 October 19, 2012
 http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/gates-cambridge-scholars/a-second-green-revolution_b_1987267.html

International News

World Food Program USA: Breaking the Cycle of Hunger in the Sahel
 By WFP USA, October 26, 2012
 http://usa.wfp.org/news-story/breaking-cycle-hunger-sahel-world-food-prize-panel

Globe Gazette: UN Top Leader to speak at Iowa’s World Food Prize
 September 28, 2012
 http://globegazette.com/news/iowa/un-top-leader-to-speak-at-iowa-s-world-food/article_ea7c9276-0961-11e2-8111-001a4bcf887a.html

National News

KDID – Agrilinks: Coverage from The World Food Prize 2012 Borlaug Dialogue
 October 29, 2012
 http://agrilinks.kdid.org/blog/coverage-world-food-prize-2012-borlaug-dialogue

Iowa News

Iowa Food & Family Project: World Food Prize activities take center stage in Des Moines Oct. 16-19
 October 13, 2012
 http://www.iowafoodandfamily.com/news/world-food-prize-activities-take-center-stage-des-moines-oct-16-19

Iowa Food & Family Project: World Food Prize attendees inspired by visit to Iowa Farms
 October 20, 2012
 http://iowafoodandfamily.com/news/world-food-prize-attendees-inspired-visit-iowa-farms

Organizations

Ag Professional: Public-private Partnerships advance Agricultural Growth
 October 16, 2012
 http://www.agprofessional.com/news/Public-private-partnerships-advance-agricultural-growth-174380131.html

allAfrica: Africa: World Food Prize Laureate Urges Sustainable Food Production
 By Kathryn McConnell, October 22, 2012
 http://allafrica.com/stories/201210231032.html

Catholic Relief Services Newswire: At World Food Prize, CRS President Carolyn Woo Outlines Role for NGOs
 By John Rivera, October 18, 2012
 http://newswire.crs.org/at-world-food-prize-crs-president-carolyn-woo-outlines-role-for-ngos/

DuPont Food Security: 2012 Borlaug Dialogue
 October 17, 2012
 http://foodsecurity.dupont.com/tag/jobs/

Heifer International: Heifer CEO Speaks at World Food Prize 2012
 By Pierre Ferrari, October 18, 2012
 http://www.heifer.org/blog/2012/10/ceo-speaks-at-world-food-prize-2.html

Home Grown School Feeding: The 2012 World Food Prize Borlaug Dialogue – Transforming the Global Food Security Agenda
 October 25, 2012
 http://hgsf-global.org/en/news/274-the-2012-world-food-prize-borlaug-dialogue-transforming-the-global-food-security-agenda

USAid: Remarks by USAid Administrator Rajiv Shah at the World Food Prize Events
 Thursday, October 18, 2012
 http://www.usaid.gov/news-information/speeches/remarks-usaid-administrator-rajiv-shah-world-food-prize-events

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
 http://www.adfarmonline.com/blog/aroundthefarm/farmers-from-around-the-world-talk-communications-tech#more-2196

AgWired: 2012 Global Farmer Roundtable at WFP
 October 29, 2012
 http://agwired.com/2012/10/29/2012-global-farmer-roundtable-at-wfp/

AgWired: Bayer CEO at World Food Prize
 October 30, 2012
 http://agwired.com/2012/10/30/bayer-ceo-at-world-food-prize/

AgWired: Panel Sets Stage for Borlaug Dialogue
 October 18, 2012
 http://agwired.com/2012/10/18/panel-sets-stage-for-borlaug-dialogue/

Bloomberg: Africa, Asia May Face Food Shortages by 2050, Group Says
 By Alan Bjerga, October 17, 2012
 http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-10-17/africa-asia-may-face-food-shortages-by-2050-group-says-1-.html
 

Alan Bjerga's story also ran nationally in:

- Businessweek
      http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-10-17/africa-asia-may-face-food-shortages-by-2050-group-says 

Chicago Council – Global Food For Thought: Commentary – Be a Leader
 By Paul Schickler, October 18, 2012
 http://globalfoodforthought.typepad.com/global-food-for-thought/2012/10/commentary-be-a-leader-entrepreneur-whose-livelihood-provides-food-for-others-.html

Des Moines Register (Blog): Another View: The World Needs Biotech
 By Rajesh Kumar, October 11, 2012
 http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20121011/OPINION01/310110084/-1/MARKETPLACE/Another-View-world-needs-biotech

Farm Progress: Iowa To Host United Nations Leader At World Food Prize Event
 By Rod Swoboda, October 5, 2012
 http://farmprogress.com/story-iowa-host-united-nations-leader-world-food-prize-event-0-63747

Precision Pays: Importance of Technology in Feeding the World
 October 25, 2012
 http://precisionpays.com/2012/10/importance-of-technology-in-feeding-the-world/ 

WHO TV: HUNGER HIKE: World Food Prize Events
 October 15, 2012
 http://whotv.com/2012/10/15/hunger-hike-world-food-prize-events/

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