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Josphine Tweneboaa Afrifa

Country of origin: Ghana Currently in: Ghana, Accra General field of specialization: Agricultural Sciences
Academic Background


2013 Master Agricultural Sciences
2013 Master Agricultural Sciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Agricultural Sciences

- Extending the shelf-life of cocoyam leaf (Xanthasoma sagattifolium) and assessing its nutritional value. - Assessing the effect of common food additives used in meal preparation on consumers in Accra.

Publications resulting from Research: 

-Extending the Shelf-life of cocoyam leaves Xanthosoma sagittifilium through blanching, radiation and low temperature storage. (Thesis)

- Effects of blanching and storage temperature on microbial load of processed cocoyam leaves (xanthosoma Sagiitifolium) during the storage period. Researchjournali Journal of Public Health, Vol. 2/No. 2 February/ 2016

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
- writing of proposals for projects - Compilation of Volunteers documents - Editing of field reports

Workshop and Conference Attended


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