Publications 2015-1

Acheampong G.K., R.K. Bam and T. Wakatsuki. (2015). Influence of seeding method, weed management and N-fertilizer rate on weed dynamics and grain yield in Sawah rice production. Development in Practice, (submitted).

Adama, I., H. Braimah and B. W. Amoabeng (Accepted) Efficacy of Super neemol® granules for the control of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L. Walp.) insect pests in the forest region of Ghana. International Journal of Agriculture Innovations and Research.


Assessment of Genetic Variation Among Some Introduced Tomato

(Solanum lycopersicum L.) Varieties Using SSR markers

G. A. K. Gongolee1, R. Akromah², and *M. K. Osei³

1University of Liberia, P.O. Box 10-9020, 1000 Monrovia 10 Liberia

2Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Agric., Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Kumasi, Ghana.

3CSIR - Crops Research Institute, Horticulture Division, P.O. Box 3785, Kumasi, Ghana

*Corresponding author: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Received: 15th January 2016 Accepted: 16th May 2016

Books, Journals & Abstracts

Aboagye, L. M. Obiri-Opareh, N. Amissah, L. and Adu-Dapaah H.  2007. Analysis of Existing Policies that Enable or Inhibit the Wider Use of Underutilized Plant Species. (GFU). Via dei Denari, 472a. Maccarese, Fiumicino, Haly 29p.

Aboagye, L. M., Amenorpe, G and Adu-Dapaah H. 2006. Collection, Characterization, Evaluation and Utilization of Heat and Drought Tolerant Cowpea and Groundnut. AgSSIP Competitive Research Project (268). A consultancy Report Submitted to AgSSIP, CSIR, Accra 31p

Acheampong P. P., Dankyi A.A,  Adu- Dapaah  H.,. Frimpong B.N, Osei-Adu  J.

Scientific & Technical Reports

Acheampong P. P., Haruna B., Ankomah A. A. and Mochiah M. (2007). Consumer willingness to pay for safe vegetables in Ghana. Report submitted to International Institute of Tropical Agriculture.

Acheampong, P. P., Haleegaoh,  J. and  Marfo, K. A. (2005). Consumers’ preferences for local and imported rice (raw and parboiled) in Bibiani in the Western Region and Hohoe in the Volta Region. Report prepared for GASTBY Charitable Fundation ,U.K.

Adu-Dapaah, H.K., Asibuo, J.Y., Asafo-Adjei, B., Ntare, B., Amoah, S., Asafu-Agyei, J.N., Asumadu, H., Osei-Bonsu, P., Osei-Yeboah, S.Y., Danquah, O-A, Owusu-Akyaw, M., Lamptey, J.N., Anchirinah, V., Donkor, J., Adu, M.K., Hyeamang, O.N., Acquah, M. & Addo, J.K. (2005).  Breeding, methodology,botanical and agronomic characeteristics of four groundnut,


Adu-Dapaah, H., Asumadu, H., Lamptey, J.N.L., Haleegoah, J. & Asafo-Adjei, B. (2007).  Farmer Participation in Groundnut Varietal Selection.  African Crop Science Conference Proceedings Vol. 8 pp.1435 -1439.  Eds. K. Z. Ahmed, M. Abdel –Hakim Mahmoud, S.I. Shalabi, A. El-Morsi ,  El-Morsi Hamady & A.M. Ismael.  El-Minia, Egypt, 27-31 October.

Anno-Nyako, F.O. & Lamptey, J.N.L.(2001).  Case history of Musa virus diseases in Ghana. Plant Virology in sub-Saharan Africa Conference. Pp.406 – 410. Eds.   Jacqueline d’A Hughes, & Babajide O. Odu. IITA, Croydon (GBR).

Manuals / Production Guides

Manuals and Production Guides Developed and Produced by Scientists of the Crops Research Institute


1. Agyeman, K., Berchie, J.N., Osei-Bonsu, I., Tetteh, N.E. and Fordjour, J.K. (2014). Seed Yield and Agronomic Performance of Seven Improved Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L.) Varieties. Journal of Agriculture Science. Volume 2, Issue 4. Pp 44-52.

2. Agyeman, K., Osei-Bonsu, I., Berchie, J.N., Osei, M.K., Mochiah, M.B., Lamptey, J.N., Osei, K. and Bolfrey-Arku, G. (2014). Effect of poultry manure and different combinations of inorganic fertilizers on growth and yield of four tomato varieties in Ghana. Agricultural Science 2(4): 27 – 34. DOI: 10.12735/as.v2i4p27