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  • Borlaug Remembered

    Posted by Ginny on October 7th, 2009 (All posts by )

    “He regarded himself as an instrument, which he used tirelessly for the benefit of others.”

    The world honors Borlaug here and here.


    2 Responses to “Borlaug Remembered”

    1. Kirk Parker Says:


      Those two links appear to go to the same place.

    2. Ginny Says:

      Sorry. Fixed, but both are bare and repetitive. Still, isn’t that a wonderful line about the self as “instrument”? It’s an ag engineer’s metaphor, perhaps, but it is a Franklin self-definition.