AARP Foundation http://iowapublicradio.org en World Food Prize Laureate Daniel Hillel & AARP Foundation, Jo Ann Jenkins http://iowapublicradio.org/post/world-food-prize-laureate-daniel-hillel-aarp-foundation-jo-ann-jenkins <p>On today's River to River the 2012 <a href="http://www.worldfoodprize.org/" target="_blank">World Food Prize</a> laureate, <a href="http://news.iowapublicradio.org/term/daniel-hillel" target="_blank">Daniel Hillel</a>, talks about his role bringing advanced irrigation techniques to crops in arid and dry regions in the Middle East. Hillel has impacted farming lands in more than 30 countries with his technique of “micro-irrigation” that keeps the soil continuously moist without overusing the water supply.</p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 17:23:23 +0000 Ben Kieffer 9444 at http://iowapublicradio.org World Food Prize Laureate Daniel Hillel & AARP Foundation, Jo Ann Jenkins