Dr. Nicholas N. Denwar: SARI-Ghana's soybean breeding program

The Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR-SARI) is a key partner of the Soybean Innovation Lab in Ghana.

Dr. Nicholas N. Denwar, a Senior Research Scientist (Genetics & Plant Breeding), describes CSIR-SARI’s soybean breeding program, emphasizes some of the most promising soybean lines in Ghana and their characteristics, and provides some advice to other breeders in Africa.

Resources:

1) “Variation in Trap-Crop Capacity of Soybean Genotypes for the Control of Striga hermonthica”
http://www.fspublishers.org/published_papers/63920_..pdf

2) “Yield loss at the different growth stages in soybean due to insect pests in Ghana”
http://pubag.nal.usda.gov/pubag/article.xhtml?id=257788&searchText=subje...

3) “Compatibility of Millet and Legume under Relay Cropping Condition”
http://www.iiste.org/Journals/index.php/JBAH/article/view/8216/8571

Enjoy!

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