In 1970 Norman E. Borlaug was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for a lifetime of work to feed a hungry world.
Nominations for the World Food Prize are accepted now through May 1. The World Food Prize has come to be known as the "Nobel Prize for Food and Agriculture"
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News World Food Prize Hall of Laureates "Decks the Hall" for Holiday Open Houses Posted Dec 6, 2017
The World Food Prize Hall of Laureates is pleased to announce the dates for their annual Holiday Open Houses in December. The entire central Iowa community is invited to visit...
World Food Prize Borlaug-Ruan International Internship Program Now Accepting Applications Posted Dec 4, 2017
The World Food Prize has announced the opening of the application process for the 2018 Borlaug-Ruan International Internship program. High School students from across the U.S. will travel abroad this...
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Did you miss out on our first open house? No worries! The World Food Prize has a second Holiday Open House on December 16 from 9 a.m. to 1pm! Visit buff.ly/2BNIA1V for more details.
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