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Green Cohesive Agricultural
Resource Management WEBSOC

Project description

The present project wants to promote growth and employment through research on green, cohesive Water, Energy-from-Biomass, Soil, Organics, and Crop (WEBSOC) agricultural management strategies in Ghana, as present agricultural development depends on deforestation and show little or no increase in productivity per unit of land. WEBSOC is intended to intensify agriculture to create jobs in poor rural areas. Read more... 

Contact

Project coordinator:

Professor Mathias Neumann Andersen
Aarhus University
Dept. of Agroecology
Blichers Allé 20
DK-8830 Tjele

mathiasn.andersen@agrsci.dk

Direct phone: +45 8715 7739
Cell phone: +45 2240 0742

Financing

The project period is 1 January 2014 - 31 December 2018 and the project is funded by Danida Fellowship Centre.


News

On 20 May 2014 Eric Oppong Danso, University of Ghana, successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “Response of Okra to High Frequency Drip, Sprinkler and Bucket Irrigation in the Keta Sand Spit, Ghana

Kick-off meeting

The kick-off meeting took place at University of Ghana and at University of Cape Coast 27 - 31 January 2014.

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Revised 2014.06.16