In a study at KNUST weather station,
the crop co-efficient values at initial, development, mid-season, and late
season stages of ABONTEM MAIZE (hybrid variety) were determined as 0.42, 0.98,
1.05, and 0.32, respectively. These locally determined values of ABONTEM hybrid
maize compared favourably with those recommended by FAO. The corresponding FAO
values are 0.4, 0.80, 1.15, and 0.70. The FAO values are average values...