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Effect Of Age Of Transplants, Spacing, Supplementary Application Of Sulphate Of Ammonia And Harvesting Intervals On Growth, Yield And Some Postharvest Qualities Of Chilli Peppper (C. Annuum) Var. Legon 18
Microbial Contamination of an Indigenous Leafy Vegetable, Roselle (Hibiscus Sabdariffa L.) and Associated Risk Factors on Farm and Market Samples in the Kasena- Nankana East Municipality of the Upper East Region
Determination of Total Arsenic and the Relationship between the Arsenic Levels and other Determined Physicochemical Properties of Some Biological and Environmental Samples from Selected Towns in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti Region
Clinical Outcomes and Immunohaematological Markers of People Living with Hiv and Aids With or Without Mycobacterium Tuberculosis in Selected Anti-Retroviral Clinics in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana
Role of information communication technology in the growth and development of small and medium scale enterprises in Ghana – case study of some selected small and medium scale enterprises in the Tema Metropolis
Measuring E-Commerce Success in Telecommunication Organisations in the Koforidua Municipality (Working Topic: Testing of Delone and Mclean Model of e-commerce success on the operations of the telecommunication organisations in Koforidua Municipality)
A Comparative Study of Intestinal Parasitic Infection and Associated Risk Factors among Primary School Children in Six Neighbouring Communities in Kumasi, Ghana: Ayigya, Kentinkrono, Aboabo, Manhyia, Gyinyase and Kyirapatre
The role of association of production entrepreneurs in development as a micro financial institution in reducing poverty: Tamale metropolis and Tolong-Kumbungu District in northern Region as a case study.
Arsenic Levels In Borehole Water, Surface Water, Surface Water Sediment and Soil Within 100 M Radius of Boreholes from Buruli Ulcer Endemic Areas in the Sekyere South District of Ashanti Region, Ghana.
Effect Of Brewer’s Yeast (Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Var. Ellipsoideus), Baker’s Yeast (Saccharomyces Cerevisiae) and Dual Culture (Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Var. Ellipsoideus and Saccharomyces Cerevisiae) on the Fermentation of Pineapple Juice into Wine
Anti-cyclic Citrullinated Peptide as an early and accurate laboratory marker for the diagnosis of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and the prevalence of HLA-B27 among Ankylosing Spondylitis patients in Ghana
Growth Performance, Carcass Characteristics and Blood Profile of Pigs Fed Diets Containing two Quality Protein Maize (Golden Jubilee And Etubi) and Two Normal Maize (Local White and Imported Yellow) Varieties
Assessment of the Collaboration and Commitments among Mining Communities, Mining Companies and the Governmental Institutions towards the realisation of Reclamation Goal (A Case Study Of The Reclaimed Kubi Mined Site)
Improving the Management and use of Water Resources for Small-Scale Irrigation Farming and its contribution of Poverty Reduction in Garu-Tempane District; A study of Irrigation Schemes in Bugri and Gagbiri
Identification, partial characterization and some properties of a virus causing a mild mottle disease in soybean, Glycine max (L.) Merril. in Nigeria, and The evaluation of local and exotic cowpea (vigna unguicalata (L.) walp.) for grain legume viruses under natural condition in Kumasi, Ghana
An evaluation of the economic and social impart of plantation schemes in the economic development of Eastern and Western Regions of Ghana – a case study of Asutsuare Sugar Estates and Bonsaso Rubber Estates
Studies on some aspects of the biology of Cercospora Henningsii Allesch in relation to the Epidemiology of Brown Leap Spot Disease of Cassava (Manihot Esculenta Crantz.) and Tree Cassava (Manihot Glaziovii Muell.-Arg.)
Isolation, identification and some chemical biological studies on compound funifenne from Tillacora Funifera (Menispermaceae) and Isolation, characterization and some chemical studies of the constituents of the plant Warbugia Salutaris (Canellaceae)
Relative Frequencies and Prevalence Rates of Pathogenic Escherichia Coli and Intestinal Parasites in Diarrhoeal Infants aged 0-5 years admitted to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital and the Child Welfare Clinic, Kumasi.
Variations in some soil physico-chemical properties - a case study for reclassification of soils developed over tarkwaian rocks in the high rainfall forest and the moist semi-deciduous forest zones of Ghana
Organization of Landed Properties of Tertiary Institutions Case Study: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, University College of Education of Winneba, Kumasi Campus, Kumasi Polytechnic
The genetics of maturity and its correlated traits and stability analysis in maize (zea mays l.) (a) identification of genomic regions controlling maturity and its correlated traits in b73 x unadapted mexican maize population. (b) evaluation of genotype by environment interactions in maize.
Determination of the baseline titre level of salmonellae antibodies in the sera of the normal population of Asante Akim North District of Ashanti Region, Ghana using the widal test for the diagnosis of typhoid fever
Hypertension: the Patient’s Perception: an assessment of the knowledge of disease, medication and lifestyle modification of hypertensive patients attending the out patients Department of the Ghana Hospital, Accra.
Studies on black pod disease of cocoa: Evaluation of cocoa-based media for culturing Phytophthora Palmivora and Investigations into the seed borne nature and seed to seedling transmission of the pathogen
Assessing the impact of microfinance interventions on the performance of small and medium scale enterprises (SMES): a case study of Sinapi Aba Trust and First Allied Savings and Loans Ltd in the Kumasi Metropolis
Evaluation of some pharmacological and histological profiles of the effect of an alcoholic extract of the dried roots of mondia whitei (periplocaceae) on albino rats, using projected doses based on the folkloric use of the plant
Isolation, identification and some chemical and biological studies on the compound funiferine from Tiliacora Funifera (Menispermaceae) and isolation, characterization and some chemical studies of the constituents of the plant Warbugia Salutaris (Canellaceae)
Feasibility study of rainwater harvesting potential as an alternative source of water supply for domestic and agricultural use: case study of some selected communities in Bongo District of the Upper East Region
Decision support system for agro-technology transfer (DSSAT) model simulation of maize growth and yield response to npk fertilizer application on a benchmark soil of Sudan savanna agro-ecological zone of Ghana
Extraction, quantification and determination of some physicochemical properties of “whole neem seed oil” and its “fractionated portions” and their effect on the lowering of blood sugar levels in alloxan induced diabetic rabbits.
Assessment of the quality, safety and effectiveness of Nibima And Camber used in the management of Malaria and Hypertension respectively at the Centre for Scientific Research into Plant Medicine (CSRPM)
The oil industry in South East Ghana: A deductive study of the changes that may take place in South East Ghana when crude petroleum oil is found in commercial quantity and the oil industry is established there
Assessing the Possibilities of Research Institutions Industry Partnerships for Wealth Creation: the Case of CSIR/Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (SARI) and Ghana Cotton Company Limited (GCCL) - Tamale, in the Northern Region.
Assessment of public awareness of polychlorinated biphenyls in the Sunyani Municipality;measurement of physicochemical parameters and heavy metals in transformer oil and soils around the vicinities of transformers in the municipality
Effect of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency and Sickle Cell Anaemia on Malaria Parasitaemia in Children Visiting the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (OPD) in the Kumasi Metropolitan Area, Ghana
Socio Economic Impact of Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) Citrus Project on the Target Clients : (A Case Study of Birim South, West Akim and Kwaebibirem Districts of the Eastern Region of Ghana)
PhytocPhytochemical Composition Of Ipomoea Batatas And Moringa Oleifera leaves and crackers from underutilised flours. hemical Composition Of Ipomoea Batatas And Moringa Oleifera Leaves And Crackers From Underutilised Flours.
An Msc Dissertation Submitted to the Department of Building Technology, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Partial Fulfilment of the Requirment for a Degree of Master of Science in Construction Management
Susceptibility of some maize varieties to the maize weevil sitophilus zeamais (Motschulsky), (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and effect of some local botanical materials for the suppression of weevil populations.
The Influence of Physicochemical Characteristics of Vegetable Oils on ohe Quality of Biodiesel Produced from Palm Oil, Palm Kernel Oil, Refined Soyabean Oil, Unrefined Soyabean Oil and Jatropha Curcas Oil.
The Contributions of International Development partners to rural poverty reduction in Ghana: a case study of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (ifad) and small-holder farming in the Sekyere-West District, Ashanti Region
The Thermal Conductivity and Cold Crushing Strength Of Locally Produced Sandcrete Bricks of Different Compositions of Sawdust, Palm-Nut Fibre And Pozzolana Incorporated- A Search for Room Comfort in the Tropics
Minimising transportation cost of petroleum products through distribution networks linking depots operated by bulk oil storage and transportation company limited (Bost), Ghana Unsing Transportation Module.