Vladimir Putin

Pattison, Ethel Ely

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The speaker's background and experience. Some history pertaining to agriculture. The recent history of agricultural education at formal institutions. The work of the UNRRA and the speaker's position as Seed Co-Ordinator for that organization. Agricultural work in the USSR and in Europe. Details of the programmes. Wheat production in Russia, and the ongoing development of Perennial Wheat. The world as the speaker sees it. Sharing technical aid with less fortunate countries. Seed as the priority in agriculture.