Esther Akoto

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


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. Her research involved control of aflatoxin contamination in peanuts using composting.

Current Research Project

Ghana Peanut Value Chain Interventions

Research Location


More about Akoto

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

Student measures how composting breaks down Aflatoxin