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Iowa State agronomist one of select few nationwide to receive FFAR New Innovator Award

By Ed Adcock, Agriculture and Life Sciences Communications Service

AMES, Iowa — Improved crop yield predictions are expected from Iowa State University research generated by a Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research New Innovator Award grant announced today.

Sotirios Archontoulis, an assistant professor of agronomy, was one of eight scientists from across the country to win this year’s New Innovator Award.