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Call for tender for conducting a yield survey for CARI



The competitive African Rice Initiative wishes to announce its call for tender for the conduction of a yield survey for the wet season 2016 in Ghana and Nigeria. CARI intends to engage a Consultant/Consulting firm/Research Institution/Other Organization to conduct a yield survey in CARI’s area of implementation in Ghana and Nigeria. CARI is looking for one institution per country to implement the study.

The objectives of this assignment include:

1.  To obtain representative yield data of smallholder rice farmers in CARI’s area of implementation in Nigeria and Ghana by conducting crop cutting experiments

2.  To assess the agricultural techniques applied by smallholder rice farmers and

3.  To compare agricultural practices of smallholder farmers in different production bands (i.e. compare agricultural techniques of farmers at different productivity levels).

Accordingly, GIZ invites interested and qualified Consultants/Consulting firms/ Research Institution/Other Organization to express their interest to conduct the yield survey in Ghana or Nigeria.

For more information on where to send the expression of interest (EOI) to in the different countries please follow the links below to download the EOI for each county:

For NigeriaNigeria 2

Expression of Interest Nigeria

Submission deadline of EOI: 26th of July

For Ghanaghana 2

Expression of Interest Ghana

Submission deadline of EOI: 29th of July