Learn about Dr. Norman E. Borlaug, agricultural scientist and Nobel Peace Prize recipient, who was born near Cresco in Howard County. Borlaug, the father of the Green Revolution, was a leader in developing higher yield crops and also founded the World Food Prize. The center displays highlights of Borlaug's achievements and his successful effort to provide food security and promote world peace.
The center is located on the grounds of the Iowa State University NE Iowa Research Farm. Stroll the grounds, see the vineyards and research gardens or sit on the porch and enjoy the beautiful views of the rolling hills of northeast Iowa.