Jim Nienhuis receives Bean Improvement Cooperative award

Horticulture professor Jim Nienhuis has been awarded the Meritorious Service Award from the Bean Improvement Cooperative.  The Meritorious Service Award has been presented to over 50 individuals during the 56-year history of the BIC. Recipients are selected for their long-term commitment to bean research and education and their outstanding service to the organization.

Jim will receive the award on October 28, 2013, in Portland, Oregon at the BIC biennial meeting.