2014 Borlaug Dialogue-THE GREATEST CHALLENGE IN HUMAN HISTORY: Can we sustainably feed the 9 billion people on our planet by the year 2050?

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10/15/2014 - 10/17/2014
All Day
Des Moines Marriott Downtown Hotel
Des Moines Marriott Downtown Hotel
Des Moines Iowa

As we conclude the yearlong centennial observance of the birth of our founder, Dr. Norman E. Borlaug, the 2014 Borlaug Dialogue international symposium will draw upon Dr. Borlaug’s legacy and address “The Greatest Challenge in Human History: Can We Sustainably Feed the 9 Billion People on our Planet by the Year 2050?” The Dialogue will give special emphasis to the powers of intensification, innovation and inspiration to uplift smallholder farmers and meet the increasing demand for nutritious food.

The Symposium will include the ILRI@40 BORLAUG DIALOGUE: Livestock-based options for sustainable food and nutritional security side-event on 16/10/2014.

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