At the GCHERA World Agriculture Prize Award Ceremony on 28 October at Nanjing Agricultural University, Peoples Republic of China two prizes will be awarded. One prize will be awarded for a Laureate coming from a country classified as having a developed economy and one prize to a Laureate coming from the other countries in the world. The prizes recognise the life time achievements of the Laureates. The prize winners have been selected by the GCHERA World Agri0uclture Prize Jury. The names of the successful Laureates will be announced after the Award Ceremony.
There will be a new call for nominations for the GCHERA World Agriculture Prizes in 2019. The Prize was proposed by Nanjing Agricultural University (NAU) on October 20, 2012 on the occasion of the 110th anniversary of the University, and was established by the GCHERA Board on 28 October 2012. The prizes are generously sponsored by the Education Development Foundation of Nanjing Agricultural University and Da Bei Nong Group.