The selection of the GCHERA World Agriculture Prize Laureate is made by an International Jury.
The Jury is composed of a panel of  individuals who are knowledgeable about various aspects relating to the agricultural and life sciences – including but not limited to agriculture, forestry, natural resources, food, bio-based products, bio-energy, rural development and the environment. The Jury members are selected yearly from the International Jury Pool made up of distinguished individuals from around the world.

The GCHERA International Jury Pool is listed here.

The Jury members selected from the International Jury Pool each year remain anonymous except for the Chair. The Jury members sign a confidentiality agreement that precludes them from sharing any information with a third party. Additionally, Jury members cannot delegate their responsibility. The minutes of the Committee’s meetings and the views expressed by its members are confidential to the Jury.

José Miguel AGUILERA Radic, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile

Lilia AHRNE, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Lena ANDERSSON-EKLUND, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU

Paulo ARRUDA, University of Campinas, Unicamp, Brazil

Julia BAILEY-SERRES, University of California, Riverside, USA

Lorne BABIUK, University of Alberta, Canada

Heather BURROW, University of New England, Australia

Jinfeng CHEN, Nanjing Agricultural University, China

Ronnie COFFMAN, Cornell University, New York, USA

Eric DANQUAH, University of Ghana, Ghana

Shenggen FAN, China Agricultural University, China

Lara HANNA WAKIM, Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK), Lebanon

Desiree HAUTEA, University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines

Jeyakumar HENRY, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Ylva HILLBUR, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden

Muhammad IBRAHIM, The Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE), Costa Rica

Dirk INZE, Ghent University, Germany

Mary Beth KIRKHAM, Kansas State University, USA

Rattan LAL, Ohio State University, USA

Joao LOPES, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Ellen MACDONALD, University of Alberta, Canada

Cathie MARTIN, University of East Anglia, Great Britain

Maurice MOLONEY, Venture Partner at Spruce Capital Partners, Saskatoon, Canada

Sagadevan G. MUNDREE, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Sam KWAME-OFFEI, University of Ghana, Ghana

Laura Bertha REYES SANCHEZ, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico

Paul ROSS, University College Cork, Ireland

Daniel SHERRARD, EARTH University, Costa Rica

Harjinder SINGH, Massey University, New Zealand