Friday, February 22, 2013

Dr. Miklos Ujvarosi Honored on Hungarian Stamp

First Day of Issue: February 5, 2013 - Hungary

Hungary has issued a new postage stamp honoring the 100th birthday of botanist Dr. Miklós Ujvárosi, an authority on arable weed communities.

His main area of focus was agricultural botany, floristics and herbology and he was the founder of the school of agricultural botany in Hungary. In 1973 he was awarded the State Prize (third class) for his work in devising the scientific method for protection against weeds.

Learn more at: Magyar Posta

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