Nienhuis honored by Costa Rican university

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Jim Nienhuis, UW-Madison professor

Jim Nienhuis, a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a partner of the Horticulture Innovation Lab, was recently recognized for his partnership with a Costa Rican university.

On Feb. 11, Nienhuis received an award from the Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica (ITCR), signed by the school’s rector and its agriculture school director, in recognition of his broad partnership and academic exchange with the institution.

As part of his ongoing partnership with ITCR,
three students in Costa Rica — Tania Corrales, Rebecca Duran and Ramon Rodriguez — are doing their thesis work on tomato and pepper grafting. For example, Duran recently Continue reading Nienhuis honored by Costa Rican university