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Agronomist , researcher

Vytautas Ruzgas, Lithuanian agronomist, researcher. Achievements include patents for winter wheat varieties, winter rye varieties. Recipient Tree Life, Ministry Health, Academy of Sciences, 2008. Chairman Lithuanian Seed Association, 1995; Member of UPOV (Committee member).

Background

Ruzgas, Vytautas was born on January 1, 1951 in Svencionys, Lithuania. Son of Antanas Ruzgas and Kazimiera Ruzgiene.

Education

Degree in Agronomy, Lithuanian University Agriculture, Kaunas, 1976. Doctor of Science, Lithuanian University Agriculture, 1986.

Career

Researcher Lithuanian Institute Agriculture, Akademija, 1976—1990, head cereal breeding department, 1990—1996, deputy director, head plant breeding center, since 1996. Associate professor Lithuanian University Agriculture, Kaunas, 1989—2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for winter wheat varieties, winter rye varieties.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman Lithuanian Seed Association, 1995. Member of UPOV (Committee member).

Connections

Married Birute Naujokaityte, April 16, 1976. 1 child Ruzgas Renaldas.

father:
Antanas Ruzgas

mother:
Kazimiera Ruzgiene

spouse:
Birute Naujokaityte

child:
Ruzgas Renaldas Ruzgas