Major crop research programs embarked on
Our research works focus on development of climate smart germplasm of maize, cowpea and soybean. In the last few years, our research team identified some high yielding, nutritionally-enhanced and climate smart maize varieties.
LEGACY 2 (8t/ha)
LEGACY 26 (8t/ha)
LEGACY 17 Pro(10t/ha)
LCIC has researched extensively into the following crops
LEGACY 26 is a locally bred, registered and tropically adapted yellow maize variety, performed well in all agro-ecological zones in Ghana. It has good attributes for both commercial and small-scale grain production.
Seeds from the formal system is able to plant 6%
Cowpea seeds from the formal system are only able to
Maize has most market present in Ghana in terms of