Here are some of my thoughts about growing up, university, science, working abroad, potatoes and rice, and international agricultural research in general – and many other things besides.
This is my exit seminar from 4 March 2010:
The IRRI Pioneer Interview was conducted by Communication and Publications Services head, Gene Hettel, and filmed by Joe Ibabao in early February 2010 (you can find a full transcript of the interview here):
The IRRI 50th anniversary gala dinner on 14 April 2010 was also the despedida for Steph and me. I had the opportunity of thanking everyone for the various gifts, and to comment on a few issues before I retired: