Honors Gallery

Sugar Beet Research With High Impact in Colorado, the USA, and the World

Award: Excellence in Technology Transfer

Year: 2017

Award Type:



Lee Panella’s program in Fort Collins has helped to improve germplasm and maintain economically and environmentally sustainable agriculture for farmers in both the western U.S. and other regions of the country.


  • Crops Research Laboratory - Soil Management and Sugar Beet Research Unit - Dr. Leonard “Lee” W. Panella