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Monday, October 15 • 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Norman Borlaug Lecture - Daniel Hillel

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Dr. Daniel Hillel, the 2012 World Food Prize Laureate and Senior Research Scientist at NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, will be presenting the annual "Norman Borlaug Lecture: Soil, Water, Energy & Ecosystems in a Changing Climate."  The lecture will take place in the Sun Room in Memorial Union at Iowa State University and is free and open to the public. 

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Daniel Hillel

2012 Laureate, World Food Prize
Statement of Achievement First drawn to the critical needs of the water supply in arid regions during his years of living in a small settlement in the highlands of the Negev Desert, the new approach Dr. Hillel developed provided for a low-volume, high-frequency, calibrated water supply to plants. As such, his research led to a dramatic shift from the prevailing method of irrigation used in the first half of the twentieth century: applying... Read More →

Monday October 15, 2012 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Iowa State University-Sun Room Ames, Iowa