CSIR-SARI launches leguminous crops project

The Savanna Agricultural Research Institute of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR – SARI) has launched a project to improve productivity, livelihoods, nutrition and household well-being of farmers in the northern parts of the country whiles counteracting environmental degradation. The three-year project being implemented in the Northern, Upper East, and Upper West Regions…

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CSIR-SARI tests new groundnut genotypes for savanna zone

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research-Savanna Agriculture Research Institute (CSIR-SARI) is currently testing several varieties of drought resistant and oleate groundnut genotypes for cultivation in the savannah ecological zone. The new groundnut varieties which included ICGV07273, ICGV07270, ICGV15003, and ICGV15008 would be of high yielding quality and pest resistant. It is expected to be…

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CSIR-SARI Inaugurates new Management Board

A seven-member Management Board of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research – Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR – SARI) has been inaugurated to oversee the operations and strengthen research for agricultural development. The Board will amongst others be responsible for research policy as well as approve all annual estimates, procurements, and budgets of the…

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CSIR-SARI Sign MoU with UDS

The University for Development Studies (UDS) and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research – Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR – SARI) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate in research and academic activities to ensure efficiency. The MoU harmonizes operations of both institutions such that they will share resources including common laboratories…

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