Retired LSU AgCenter plant pathologist Dr. Chuck Rush died Aug. 10 after a distinguished 39-year career in plant pathology. He is shown here receiving a Distinguished Service Award at the Rice Technical Working Group in 2008. Even after retirement, Rush continued his work with the rice industry, starting a company that sold a specialty rice brand, the Blanca Isabel purple rice.
This article was published in the 2014 Louisiana Rice Research Board Annual Report.
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