Legacy Crop Improvement Centre office is located at Okorase Junction #6 along Koforidua - Adawso Road. The office is equipped with fast internet service and spacious conducive environment.
LCIC established gene bank with capacity of 30 MT. The gene bank is used to store germplasm to avoid deterioration. Our gene bank is named after a renowned maize Late Dr. Charles Thẻ.
ENTRANCE OF LCIC’S OFFICE
The gene bank store seeds produced for marketing and distribution and also germplasm from other private and public institutions like WIENCO/RMG and SARI, are kept in the cold room for future use.
PACKAGED FOUNDATION SEEDS IN THE COLD ROOM
We have 15 acres drip irrigation farm located at konko, in the Eastern of Region. With this, seed production is done all year round.
MAIZE GROWING UNDER DRIP IRRIGATION
Our drip irrigation farm is used to produce foundation seeds for institutions like SARI, Tamale and Wienco/RMG on contract.
Also students from West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement, University of Ghana, and University of Ibadan used this field for their research works.
DRIP IRRIGATION SYSTEM