AgDevCo sets up irrigated demonstration fields in Ghana

May 23, 2013

As part of its PPP irrigated grain farm developments in the SADA region of Ghana, AgDevCo set up irrigated demonstration fields to ascertain whether commercially viable yields of grains, including maize, soya, sorghum and rice are attainable in the dry season. Initial (very encouraging) harvests were overseen by local farmer as well as government agencies including two leading crop research scientists in the country and included both locally adapted and imported hybrid varieties. AgDevCo is now increasing its demonstration program to additional sites across the SADA region in collaboration with local farmers. 

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