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Esther Akoto

Nationality: Ghanaian
Discipline: Food Science
Degree: M.Sc. Candidate
Institution: University of Georgia
1109 Experiment Street
Melton Building
Athens, GA USA 30223

Background

Esther Akoto is an M.Sc. student from Ghana mentored by Dr. Jinru Chen in the Department of Food Science & Technology at the University of Georgia, Griffin campus. She has been working on control of Aflatoxin contamination in peanuts using composting as part of the "Ghana Peanut Value Chain Interventions" project for the past year.

Current Research Project

Ghana Peanut Value Chain Interventions

Research Location

Ghana

More about Akoto

Q&A with Esther Yeboah Akoto, MSc. Candidate: Aflatoxin Control Using Composting

Student measures how composting breaks down Aflatoxin