News - January 11, 2005

Greatest Wageninger

The search is on, for the greatest Wageninger ever!

Wb has to admit it is not the first with the idea, but following on from the success of the BBC’s search for the Greatest Britton, we invite our readers to send in their nominations for candidates for the title ‘Greatest Wageninger’. We want to know who in your opinion deserves to be nominated, whether it is for their contribution to science, society, international development, in the public or private sector. There are enough of them around, past or present: we are all too familiar with the comment ‘You come across Wageningers everywhere!’ A jury of ‘Wageningen experts’ will choose a top ten from the nominations received. Once this list has been compiled you will be able to vote from September via a website. Send nominations to: