In Memoriam: Jacques René Albert-Thenet (1940 – 2017)

In Memoriam: Jacques René Albert-Thenet (1940 – 2017)

Jacques René Albert-Thenet (1940 – 2017) Jacques René Albert-Thenet was born on Beau Champ Sugar Estate, Mauritius on 18 October 1940. He first earned a diploma in Agriculture, Engineering and Sugar Technology at the Mauritius Agricultural College (University of...
In Memoriam: Stanley “John” Pearce (1937-2017)

In Memoriam: Stanley “John” Pearce (1937-2017)

Stanley “John” Pearce (5 January 1937 – 4 June 2017 Stanley “John” Pearce was born in Ayr, North Queensland, Australia on 5th January 1937 to a sugar cane farming family. He passed away on 4th June 2017. He is survived by his wife Kaye of 54 years, 2 sons and 2...
In Memoriam: Sh. Shivajirao G. Patil (1925 – 2017)

In Memoriam: Sh. Shivajirao G. Patil (1925 – 2017)

Dear ISSCT Members Sh. Shivajirao G. Patil, Honorary Life Member of the ISSCT passed away on 22nd July 2017 at Mumbai, India at the age of 92. Mr. Patil has had a distinguished career in many organisations including the ISSCT which he served as Councillor for India...
In Memoriam: Dr Rodney Maud

In Memoriam: Dr Rodney Maud

Dr Rodney Maud (1936-2017) by Jan Meyer The late Dr Rodney Maud enjoyed a very lustrous career that was strongly linked to sugarcane development throughout Africa. He graduated from the University of Natal with an Honours in Geology and started his career as a Soil...