Tag: research

GhanaVeg begins trials of eight varieties of onion cultivars

  GhanaVeg, an initiative of The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, has commenced trials of eight varieties of onions. The trial is to ascertain the performance of onion cultivars in two different seasons in three zones of Ghana namely Northern, Middle and Southern Zones. The varieties included two known varieties namely Bawku Red, Red Creole and six hybrid… Read more →

Call for applications: Young People and Agri-Food, Small Grant Competition 2012-2013 – Apply by June 15

The Future Agriculture Consortium, through its Young People and Agri-Food theme, seeks to address three constraints to more appropriate policy in relation to the “young people and agriculture” problem in Africa: A lack of analysis that is theoretically and historically informed, conceptually sound and context sensitive; A very weak base of empirical research relating to either the nature of the… Read more →

Agricinghana Blog-Introductory Note!

This is the most exciting blog on agri-business in Ghana! We will focus on informing and promoting issues on agriculture in Ghana and occasionally relating it to issues in the West African sub-region and the world at large. This blog seeks to highlight salient issues on agricultural development in Ghana and in the sub-region. It brings to the fore technological… Read more →