Borlaug, Norman E.
Agronomy/Plant Breeding 1970 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Agricultural Sciences
Corresponding Member

Dr. Norman Borlaug known as " The Father of the Green Revolution" is bset recognized for his hybird wheat and modern agricultural techniques. An ecletic, pragmatic, goal-oriented scientist, he accepts and discards methods or results in a constant search for more fruitful and effective ones while at the same time avoiding the pursuit of what he calls "academician butterflies".

Birthdate: 25 March 1914
Died: September 2009