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Research Focus Areas

SUMMER GRAINS

mielies.jpgMAIZE

SorghumSummerGrain.jpgSORGHUM

​ ​​​O​IL AND PROTEIN SEEDS

COWPEAS

Drybean.jpgDRY BEANS

groundnuts.jpgGROUNDNUTS

soy.jpgSOYBEANS

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​Grain Crops Division was established in 1981 in Potchefstroom in the North-West Province. Strategic and need driven research involves cultivar evaluation, plant breeding, improvement of crop quality, weed control, tillage, plant nutrition, water utilisation, plant pathology, entomology and nematology.

  
  
Agricultural Research Council celebrates Earth Day 2016, remains focused on Climate Smart Agricultural Research.pdf
  
Media Release - Maize Nixtamilisation Roundtable.pdf
  
  
  
’n Oorsig van stamboorderpopulasies se weerstandsvlakke teen enkel- en dubbelgeen Bt-mielies.pdf
  
A look at Exserohilum leaf blight of sorghum.pdf
  
A look at the most important ear rots in maize production.pdf
  
A stride closer to food security in the face of climate change.pdf
  
Aalwurm - Wat elke boer moet weet.pdf
  
Aalwurmpeste knou produksie van mielies en ander wisselbougewasse.pdf
  
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Cowpea - Cultivating cowpeas.pdf
  
Cowpea - Important for food and feed.pdf
  
Cowpea - Production guidelines for cowpea.pdf
  
Cowpea - The attributes of cowpea.pdf
  
Groundnut Production.pdf
  
Maize Production.pdf
  
Sorghum Production.pdf
  
Soya Rust - Identification and control of soya rust.pdf
  

​Contact Us

​Postal Address​Physical Address​EnquiriesGPS Coordinates

ARC-Grain Crops Institute

Private Bag X1251

POTCHEFSTROOM

2520

114 Chris Hani Street

Agricultural Research Centre

Hendrik Schoeman & JPF Sellschop Buildings

POTCHEFSTROOM


​Tel: +27 (0) 18 299 6100

Fax: +27 (0) 18 294 7146

E-mail: jamesm@arc.agric.za

Hendrik Schoeman Building

Summer Grain Research & Administration

26°43'43.16"S - 27°04'47.71"E

JPF Sellschop Building Complex

Oil and Protein Research

26°44'09.95"S - 27°04'24.83"E