Manuel M. Logroño

Field of award: Plant Breeding /Genetics

Year awarded: 1994

Division: Agricultural Sciences

Citation:

In recognition of his contribution to corn breeding research that led to the development of high yielding yellow corn hybrids, now part of the Grains Production Enhancement Program of the Department of Agriculture and development of the first double endosperm mutant variety approved for release by the Philippine Seed Board.

Education: PhD (Agronomy/Soil Science) University of Hawaii 1990; MS (Agronomy) University of the Philippines 1979; BS (Agriculture) Siliman University 1979