Norman Borlaug Death Cause and Date

Norman Borlaug's Death

Born (Birthday) March 25, 1914

Death Date September 12, 2009

Age of Death 95 years

Cause of Death Lymphoma

Profession Biologist

The biologist Norman Borlaug died at the age of 95. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American biologist and humanitarian whose work producing and promoting hardier strains of cereal crops to feed more people won him the 1970 Nobel Peace Prize. His introduction of the Green Revolution also won him the Congressional Gold Medal.

He grew up in a small farming town in Iowa, his family raising both cattle and crops.

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There are no miracles in agricultural production.

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The breakup of the former Soviet Union has caused its grain output to plummet, but if the new republics recover economically, they could produce vast amounts of food.

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Unless progress with agricultural yields remains very strong, the next century will experience sheer human misery that, on a numerical scale, will exceed the worst of everything that has come before.

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Man’s survival, from the time of Adam and Eve until the invention of agriculture, must have been precarious because of his inability to ensure his food supply.

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Almost certainly, however, the first essential component of social justice is adequate food for all mankind.

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