Research Projects


Major Departmental Research Projects (s) 
• USAID Feed the Future (FtF) project on soybean, maize and rice in 3 regions of  Ghana.
• Breeding and selection of high-quality seeds for improved crop production
• Postharvest Food Safety and Quality assurance
• Use of bio-agents for insect pest management in vegetables
• Hydroponic technology, soilless medium technology and urban agriculture
• Pathogen control in roots and tuber crops
• Domestication of medicinal plants
• Climate Change and indigenous crop species research


Bio efficacy trials, Product evaluation (agrochemicals), extension services, Training farmers, Sale of Premium high-quality seeds [Legon 18 (chili pepper), Legon Finger (okro) and Legon 1 (garden eggs)]