The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Glenn W. Burton
Research Geneticist and Leader
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Coastal Plain Experimental Station
Tifton,Georgia 31794 USA
"For outstanding contributions to the biological sciences that have helped to feed the hungry, protect and beautify the environment, and provide recreation for millions."
Presented by President Reagan at a White House Ceremony on May 24, 1983.