CRI-‘Bohye’

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Problem that technology is supposed to solve :

• Solve yield gap of 8-12mt/ha in Ghana
• Storage root contains beta- carotene
• Tolerates SPVD and Cylas sp;
• Food Security
• Good quality flour – flour products
• Solves Vit. A deficiency in children

    

Performance Characteristics and Scope:

• Yellow flesh- High in Vitamin A. for baby-foods and
fortification of dairy products
• Potential root yield 22 ton/ha,
• Starch content 47.01 % (DWT),
• Storage root carotene
• Beta-carotene level 5500 μg /100g
• Dry Matter 31 %

    

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