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Father of green revolution: 100th anniversary marked

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Agriculture Research Council has launched commemorative postage stamp on the 100th birthday year of Dr. Norman E. Borlaug who is known as father of the green revolution. Dr. Norman had led the introduction of high yielding wheat varieties combined with modern agricultural production techniques to Mexico, Pakistan and other South Asia countries. By 1969-70, most of Pakistani wheat farmers had adopted the new varieties. This trend of increasing wheat…Read More