Norman Borlaug – I am but one member…

I am but one member of a vast team made up of many organizations, officials…


“I am but one member of a vast team made up of many organizations, officials, thousands of scientists, and millions of farmers – mostly small and humble – who for many years have been fighting a quiet, oftentimes losing war on the food production front.”
-Norman Borlaug

Norman Borlaug – Therefore I feel that the…

Therefore I feel that the aforementioned guiding principle must be modified to read: If you…


“Therefore I feel that the aforementioned guiding principle must be modified to read: If you desire peace, cultivate justice, but at the same time cultivate the fields to produce more bread otherwise there will be no peace.”
-Norman Borlaug

Norman Borlaug – For, behind the scenes, halfway…

For, behind the scenes, halfway around the world in Mexico, were two decades of aggressive…


“For, behind the scenes, halfway around the world in Mexico, were two decades of aggressive research on wheat that not only enabled Mexico to become self-sufficient with respect to wheat production but also paved the way to rapid increase in its production in other countries.”
-Norman Borlaug