M S Swaminathan Research Foundation condoled the passing away of Prof M K Prasad. He was the Chairperson of the Advisory Committee of our Community Agrobiodiversity Centre, Wayanad, and contributed to the growth of our CAbC Centre. He was an environmentalist, conservationist, and propagator of science. Our deepest condolences to his family members.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.