Larry Olsen, Michigan State University entomology professor in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources with an MSU Extension appointment, received the 2013 Humanitarian Award from his alma mater, Adrian College, Sept. 21 on the Adrian College campus. The award recognizes Dr. Olsen’s work in an agricultural development project in the central highlands of Peru. The project, which demonstrates improved varieties of potatoes that require fewer pesticides, aims to raise the economic status of the community.
Read more in this article: http://www.ent.msu.edu/news/article/larry_olsen_awarded_adrian_colleges_alumni_humanitarian_award
Congratulations to Dr. Olsen!