On the occasion of his formal retirement from INRA, The French National Institute for Agricultural Research, the International Goat Association sends a message of appreciation to Pierre Morand-Fehr, celebrating excellence in leadership.
As a member of the INRA staff Morand-Fehr has explored many of today’s complex agricultural issues. He has extended his leadership as an active member of the International Goat Association. He has served as a member of the Board of Directors and was President of IGA from 2000-2004. Morand-Fehr provided leadership for two of IGA’s outstanding conferences held in Tours in 1971 and 2000.
Congratulations on your many accomplishments Pierre. Thank you for your collegiality . . . always with a broad smile . . . always with encouragement . . . and always with gracious hospitality.
To quote Jim De Vries, “Pierre is a true statesman with an excellent scientific mind and a good sense of humor.”
Pierre will continue to serve as a member of the Advisory Board of IGA. He will keep an office at INRA several days a week. Those who wish to offer personal greetings may contact Pierre at firstname.lastname@example.org.