National Varietal Release and Registration Committee Approve the release of 5 Yam Varieties

The National Varietal Release and Registration Committee (NVRRC) of the Ministry of Agriculture have approved five new varieties of yam developed by a team of researchers from the Savanna Agricultural Research Institute of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR-SARI), Ghana. This took place at the CSIR-SARI head office located in Nyankpala on the…

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Farmers urged to create innovative platforms

Dr Jonas Osei-Adu, the Lead Facilitator for the Partnership for Agricultural Research, Education and Development (PAIRED) project, has advised farmers to create innovative platforms to learn and share information to promote agricultural production. He said such platforms would be one of the keys to facilitating and improving sustainable livelihoods among farmers in the country. Dr.…

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Stakeholders in the agricultural sector urged to be innovative

Stakeholders in the agriculture sector have urged to be innovative to solve the challenges related to the sector. Dr. Roger Kanton, Coordinator for Partnership for Agricultural Research, Education and Development (PAIRED) Project at the Centre for Scientific and Industrial Research – Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR-SARI), said policymakers needed to consider innovations during the implementation…

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PAIRED Organize Seed Fair for farmer linkage

Some farmer groups have benefited from a Seed Fair organized by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research- Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR-SARI) in the Upper West Region. The Seed Fair was an Innovative Platform organized as means of showcasing various technologies developed by the CSIR-SARI and also to foster linkages between farmers and agro-input…

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