08/11/2021

Seed producers worried over delay in the release of GMO Cowpea Seed variety

The Northern and Upper East Regional Branches of the Seed Producers Association of Ghana, have expressed worry over the delay...
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04/11/2021

Farmers educated on new sorghum and frafra potato varieties

Fifty farmers from 10 selected districts of the Upper East Region have been introduced to new climate-smart agricultural technologies in...
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28/10/2021

Field day demonstration on improve Frafra Potato Varieties held at Kongo

More than 120 farmers have participated in a field day demonstration exercise on improved frafra Potato varieties held at Kongo...
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05/10/2021

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...
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15/09/2021

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...
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22/07/2021

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...
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04/06/2021

CSIR-SARI and Penn State assist women in accessing tractor services

Poor access to tractor services is one of the major challenges facing farmers living in the Tamalegu and Zaazi communities...
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27/04/2021

Minister pledges push for increased funding for research, development

Dr Kwaku Afriyie, Minister for Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, has assured the scientific community of ensuring that government allocates...
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24/06/2020

KNOW YOUR VARIETIES – Jenguma (SOYBEAN)

KNOW YOUR VARIETIES SOYBEAN 1. VARIETY: Jenguma 2. Breeder (s)/ Institution: N.N Denwar, H. Quarshie (CSIR-SARI) 3. Distinctness Uniformity and...
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16/06/2020

PAIRED SENSITIZATION VISIT

PAIRED SENSITIZATION VISITS CSIR-SARI in its implementation of the PAIRED project undertook a sensitization visit to its project communities in...
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07/05/2020

CSIR-SARI Appoints New Acting Director

Dr. Samuel Saaka Buah, Deputy Director of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research – Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR-SARI)...
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10/10/2019

U/E Municipal, District, Agric Directors, Crop Officers, selected Farmers visit Manga station of CSIR-SARI

For farming to progress, there should be a relationship between research and extension. Based on this, the Upper East Regional...
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10/05/2019

CSIR-SARI Woos youth into farming in Northern Ghana with high-yielding Cowpea varieties

The Council for Scientific Industrial Research- Savannah Agricultural Research Institute appears to be fulfilling its mandate in the promotion of...
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05/05/2019

Government Urged To Inject Additional Resources Into Millet Cultivation

Government has been urged to resource millet cultivators and develop improved seed varieties resistant to harsh climate conditions, particularly in...
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01/05/2019

CSIR-SARI Empowers Returnees In Bawku To Go Into Farming

A number of returnees from ill-fated trips to Libya, Niger and Nigeria have taken to farming in the Bawku Municipality...
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21/04/2019

SARI & PARTNERS RELEASE 3 NEW COLOURFUL SWEETPOTATO VARIETIES IN GHANA.

On 2nd May 2018, The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research—Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR — SARI) in Ghana in...
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14/04/2019

CSIR – SARI develops new drought-tolerant seed varieties

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research – Savannah Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR-SARI) has developed new drought-tolerant seed varieties to...
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30/03/2019

CSIR-SARI promoting climate change adaptation strategies in agriculture

Dr Alhassan Lansah Abdulai, Agro-Meteorologist at the Savannah Agricultural Research Institute of Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR-SARI), has...
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21/03/2019

Regions In Northern Ghana Lose some 80% Of Yam Yearly, CSIR – SARI

The Upper West, Upper East, Savannah, North East and Northern Regions lose between 20 to 80 percent of yams produced...
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11/03/2019

CSIR-SARI train seed producers on best agronomic practices

The Wa station of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research-Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR-SARI) has held a workshop on...
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07/03/2019

Savanna Agric Institute develops mobile app to improve farming

The Savanna Agricultural Research Institute of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR-SARI) in collaboration with the Centre for...
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22/03/2018

Stakeholders finalize 2018 TL III roadmap

Stakeholders of the cowpea and groundnut value chain met to review activities of the Tropical Legumes III Project and finalize...
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21/03/2018

8th Annual Northern Ghana Pre-Season Planning and Networking Forum

USAID in collaboration with the Government of Ghana and the National Seed Trade Association held its 8th Annual Northern Ghana...
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28/02/2018

CSIR-SARI supports the maiden Harmattan Awards

On the 28th of February, 2018 CSIR-SARI in collaboration with CountryWise Communication organized its maiden journalist awards event dubbed, “The...
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02/02/2018

CSIR-SARI to form a Water Management Unit

On the 31st to the 2nd of February 2018, CSIR-SARI held a water management workshop at the Institute’s seminar room...
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23/01/2018

CSIR-SARI discuss deployment of BMS

On the 23rd January 2018, Mr. Alioune Gorgui Mbow from Integrated Breeding Platform, Senegal paid a visit to the institute...
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15/12/2017

SARI staff volunteer as institute firefighters

Though fire has a lot of uses such as; hunting, cooking, food preservation, modifying landscape for agriculture purposes, health purpose...
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