The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities today received the World Food Prize Foundation’s Borlaug Medallion during a ceremony celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Morrill Land-grant Act of 1862. The act created America’s 70-plus land-grant colleges, including Ohio State, and led to ramped-up agricultural education across the country. APLU counts Ohio State among its 218 members.
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Posted by Kurt Knebusch on June 26th, 2012