Norman Borlaug Statue Comments

borlaug-2The State of Iowa will install a bronze statue of Dr. Norman E. Borlaug in the U.S. Capitol on March 25, which is both National Agriculture Day and the centennial anniversary date of the Father of the Green Revolution.

The statue was displayed during the World Food Prize Borlaug dialogues last October, where World Food Prize president Kenneth Quinn, also chairman of the Governor’s committee to develop the statue, commented on it. Listen to or download his comments about the statue here: WFP President Kenneth Quinn talks about Borlaug statue