Men and women who have been inducted into the Agricultural Research Service Science Hall of Fame have produced a major impact on agricultural research, by solving a significant agricultural problem through research or providing outstanding leadership that significantly advanced agricultural research; made accomplishments that continue to be recognized by the agricultural research community; possess the character and record of achievement worthy of emulation by younger agricultural scientists; and made achievements that were nationally or internationally recognized by peers in the scientific community.
Degree of recognitionNational/International
Granting OrganizationsUnited States Department of Agriculture