Corpus ID: 166852302

Consumer preferences for rice quality characteristics and the effects on price in the Tamale metropolis, northern region, Ghana.

@article{Anang2011ConsumerPF,
  title={Consumer preferences for rice quality characteristics and the effects on price in the Tamale metropolis, northern region, Ghana.},
  author={B. T. Anang and S. Adjetey and S. A. Abiriwe},
  journal={International Journal of AgriScience},
  year={2011},
  volume={1},
  pages={67-74}
}
Rice has become an important staple in Ghana where it serves as a convenience food for both urban and rural consumers. In Ghana rice has become the second most important staple food after maize and its consumption continues to increase with population growth, urbanization and changes to consumption habits. The study aimed to determine influential factors on consumer preference for various rice brands in the metropolis of Tamale and the quality characteristics which affect prices. One hundred… Expand
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