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Progress Report on Sweetpotato Breeding in Ghana

The CSIR-CRI SWEETPOTATO IMPROVEMENT PROGRAMME has aimed to achieve the following objectives:

  • Development of high and stable yielding consumer preferred and accepted sweetpotato varieties.
  • Production and distribution of healthy primary (breeder) planting materials for technology transfer.
  • Promotion of improved varieties for consumer acceptability and utilization.

Authors: J.N. Asafu Agyei, Kwadwo Adofo, Ted Carey, Ebenezer Obeng , Asamoah Obeng, J.K. Awoodzie, J.N. Asafu Agyei, Kwadwo Adofo, Ted Carey, Ebenezer Obeng , Asamoah Obeng, J.K. Awoodzie

Contributors: Luka Wanjohi, Luka Wanjohi

Subjects: Breeding

Pages: 25

Publisher: CSIR and CIP

Publication Date: 2013

Keywords: Ghana, Speedbreeders, Sweetpotato, Sweetpotato breeding