IRAS Summer Conference Speaker Awarded the Equivalent of a Nobel Prize
On January 28 The Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry appointed Barry Costa-Pierce holder of the 2017 Wallenberg Professorship. The Wallenberg is regarded as the equivalent of a Nobel Prize in Agriculture. http://www.ksla.se/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Pressrelease-KSLA-Wallenberg-professorship-2017.pdf
Costa-Pierce, a pioneer in aquaculture, will be a dialogue presenter with Solomon Katz and this summer’s conference.