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agricultural educator

Waldemar Ostrowski, Polish agricultural educator. Decorated Cross of Bravery Ministry of National Defense, 1944, Partizan Cross, 1965, Cross of Warsaw Uprising, 1984, Polonia Restituta Cavalier Cross by President, 1989.

Background

Ostrowski, Waldemar was born on July 27, 1928 in Babajewicze, Poland. Son of Antoni and Jadwiga (Zaborska) Ostrowski.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Master of Science in Horitculture, Center Agricultural University, Warsaw, 1951. Doctor of Philosophy, Center Agricultural University, Warsaw, 1959. Professor Associate (habilitatus), Center Agricultural University, Warsaw, 1965.

Professor Full, Ministry of Higher Education, Warsaw, 1979.

Career

Head of fruit storage department Institute Pomology, Skierniewice, Poland, 1951-1961. Head of chair of fruit growing Agricultural Academy, Szczecin, Poland, since 1961. Consultant for fruit storages construction Ministry of Agriculture, Warsaw, 1956-1961.

Consultant for nursery production Nursery Station, Osowo, Poland, 1968-1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Fruit Growing, 1981, second edition, 1988. Co-author: Fruit Storage, 1980, second edition, 1992.

Membership

Co-creator Solidarity, Szczecin, 1980-1991. Lieutenant Home Army, 1943-1944. Colonel Interallied Military Staff, Paris, 1976.

Fellow Szczecin Science Association (vice president since 1961). Member World Home Army Soldiers Association (staff).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, hunting, gardening.

Connections

Married Krystyna Mempel, 1963. 1 child, Piotr.

father:
Antoni Ostrowski

mother:
Jadwiga (Zaborska) Ostrowski

spouse:
Krystyna Mempel

child:
Piotr Ostrowski