His memory and legacy will be used as more fodder in the political wrangling over global warming. The late, great Dr. Borlaug certainly helped stave off worse human starvation. To the global warming deniers he put the lie to worries about population growth. This planet can hold an infiinite number of voracious bipedal omnivores...apparently.
Here's the wiki bio of Borlaug, Nobel Prize winner and father of an earlier "Green Revolution," that one having to do with raising more food.