Qualification: MPhil Agronomy (Plant Breeding)
Area of Specialization: Agronomy and breeding of sugarcane, leafy vegetables and pineapple
Tel: +233 202 449 526 / +233 242 928 831 Nationality: Ghanaian
Station: Kwadaso, Kumasi (Ghana)
Mrs. Jacinta Adoma Opoku holds an M.Phil. (Agronomy) and a B.Sc. (Agriculture)-both from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. She joined the CSIR-Crops Research Institute in 2017 from the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), where she was an Assistant Research Officer.
She is currently working on the rapid multiplication of sugarcane (Saccharum sp.) using the single budded chip method as well as characterization of sugarcane varieties.