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ENTM News: Purdue Entomology Special Merit Award

Purdue Entomology Special Merit Award

​Steve Yaninek
May 17, 2012

Dr. Baoua

Yesterday the Department recognized Dr. Ibrahim Baoua for his extraordinary and meritorious achievements in research and extension of the Purdue Improved Crop Storage (PICS) technology in Africa.  Dr. Baoua is a research scientist at the National Institute of Agricultural Research in Niger where he works on rain fed crops including grain crops like cowpeas and millet. Dr. Baoua joined the Gates funded PICS project early on, and became a key research collaborator in the evaluation and implementation of the hermetic storage technology.  This award acknowledges his commitment, contributions and accomplishments as a critical partner in the PICS project.