PROF. MARIAN DORCAS QUAIN APPOINTED DEPUTY DIRECTOR-GENERAL (DDG) OF CSIR
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has appointed Professor (Mrs.) Marian Dorcas Quain, a Chief Research Scientist with the CSIR-Crops Research Institute (CSIR-CRI) as its new Deputy Director-General (DDG)READ MORE
Csir - Crops Research Institute
Welcome to Crops Research Institute
CRI has a broad research mandate covering all food and industrial crops. These include maize, rice, Cowpea, soybean and groundnut. Others are Cassava, Yam, Cocoyam, Sweetpotato, Vegetables and Fruit crops, plantain and bananas.
Certified Ultra Modern Biotechnology Lab
Improving agriculture productivity with improved technologies
HIGH-YIELDING HYBRID MAIZE VARIETIES RELEASED BY CSIR-CROPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Five (5) high-yielding hybrid maize varieties developed by scientists from the CSIR-Crops Research Institute, have all been approved and recommended for releaseRead more
Develop and disseminate demand-driven technologies and build capacity for sustainable food and industrial crops productivity to enhance livelihoods.
To become a Centre of Excellence for Agricultural Research, Innovation and Capacity Building for Development.
CRI has a broad research mandate covering all food and industrial crops. These include maize, rice, Cowpea, soybean and groundnut. Others are Cassava, Yam, Cocoyam, Sweetpotato, Vegetables and Fruit crops, plantain and bananas
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Qualification: PhD, Plant Breeding
Dr. Allen OppongPrincipal Research Scientist
Qualification: PhD Agricultural Economics
Dr. (Mrs). Patricia Pinamang AcheampongPrincipal Research Scientist
Qualification: PhD. Agronomy
Dr. Kennedy AgyemanSenior Research Scientist
Qualification: M.Sc. Agroforestry
Mrs. Mavis AkomChief Technologist