Dr. Sanjay Rajaram to be Honored with World Food Prize, 2014
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Dr. Sanjay Rajaram an Indian born Maxican scientist was honored with World Food Prize 2014 . He was honored for his scientific research in developing 480 wheat varieties .
This innovation has increased the production of wheat world wide by 200 million tons.
His breakthrough breeding technologies have had a far-reaching and significant impact in providing more nutritious food around the globe and alleviating world hunger. Dr. Rajaram succeeded Dr. Norman Borlaug in leading CIMMYT’s wheat breeding program, and developed an astounding 480 wheat varieties that have been released in 51 countries on six continents and have been widely adopted by small- and large-scale farmers alike.