17 Dec 2010

Dr. Andrew Sharpley receives 2010 IPNI Science Award

IPNI has named Dr. A.N. Sharpley, from the University of Arkansas, as the winner of the 2010 IPNI Science Award.

“We are honored to announce Andrew Sharpley as the recipient of the IPNI Science Award. His distinguished career has been dedicated to improved nutrient management with the goal of sustaining ecologically intensive cropping while protecting water quality. Dr. Sharpley led development and refinement of a Phosphorus (P) Index to identify agricultural fields at greatest risk for nutrient loss and needing remediation. The impact of his work has been positive and far-reaching,” said Dr. Terry L. Roberts, President of IPNI.” Full Details