Terentiy MALTSEV, USSR Kolkhoz pedologist since 1930. Honorary Academy, All-Union Lenin Academy, of Agriculture Science, since 1956; Director, Shadrinsk Experimental Station, Kurgan Oblast, since 1950. two Order of Lenin, 1942, 1955; Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1949; three medals. 1945, 1954, 1955; Stalin Prize, 1946. Member, Communist Party, since 1939.
1921-1925 worked on father’s farm, then on kolkhoz. 1925-1929 organized and headed agricultural group in Maltsevo. Since 1930 has pursued research work at “Zavety Lenina” kolkhoz, Shadrinsk Rayon, where in 1934 he organized a “hut-laboratory”.
1935 delegation at 2nd All-Union Conference of Kolkhoz Shock-Workers. 1936 exhibited soil шар he had drawn of his kolkhoz at Chelyabinsk Oblast Exhibition. 1939 participated in All-Union Agriculture Exhibition.
Further work closely associated with research institutions, inch All-Union Lenin Academy, of Agriculture Science and Kurgan and Sverdlovsk Agriculture Institute, where he became a member of Learned Council. 1949 developed new agricultural system using deep non-terracing tillage. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1946, 1950, 1954 and 1958 convocation.
Hero of Socialist Labor, 1955.