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Biofuels: hopes and challenges for the hungry poor - Norman E. Borlaug International Symposium, Des Moines, Iowa, United States (18/10/07)

Deputy Executive Director John Powell

After two decades in development and relief work, I am intrigued by the notion that bioenergy could open up rich new frontiers for farmers in poor countries - creating new markets for crops they cannot currently sell at a profit.

John M. Powell