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 Govt: Nigeria Earned N30 Billion From Agric Exports in 1st quarter.

The Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, told the National Economic Council  that the nation’s agricultural export had increased by 82 percent in the first quarter of 2017. The minister said export earnings from agricultural goods stood at N30 billion ...

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Rice importation not banned – Agric Minister, Ogbeh

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, has stated that the Federal Government did not ban the importation of agricultural produce including rice. He clarified that all the federal government did was to put measures in place to checkmate ...

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Africa’s agriculture needs technological transformation – Scientists

Scientists are calling for technological transformation in how Africans undertake agricultural production to help improve food security on the continent. They warn failure to do this will further endanger the continent’s ability to feed itself and stall development. The scientists ...

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Heavy rain storm pull down 3 hectares plantain farm, owner runs into maize cultivation

A plantain farmer at Ogormey in the Yilo Krobo Municipality of the Eastern Region, Mr. Tetteh Wisdom has said the recent rain accompanied with heavy winds has collapsed his plantain farm. He said the recent down pour pulled down his ...

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Japan’s Mizuho Global Agri Innovation holds Agriculture technology, innovation seminar

Mizuho Global Agri- Innovation under the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF), Japan in collaboration with Institute of Applied Sciences of the University of Ghana held a seminar at the Coconut Groove Regency Hotel in Accra yesterday. The seminar ...

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GJA goes to the polls today, Affail or Lloyd

Ghanaian Journalists will today, September 29 vote to elect new executives to preside over their affairs. Already, some candidates contesting the Presidency and other positions are anxious about the process with a great deal of uncertainty as to whether they ...

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GES Laud’s Rite FM for District Education Observer Project

The Eastern Regional unit of the Ghana Education Service (GES) has lauded Rite FM for their keen interest in promoting education in the various districts especially the Yilo Krobo Municipality. The Public Relations Officer of the Eastern regional directorate of ...

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 Nutritional Benefit of Egg, Belinda Agyeiwah’s take

Eggs are multipurpose food that can be prepared in many different ways such as frying, hard boiling, poaching, scrambling and baking. This makes egg quite simple to corporate into a diet, Madam Belinda Agyeiwah, a nutritionist at St. Martins De ...

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Asuogyaman District Assembly to Establish Fish Processing Factory

The Business Advisory Office of the Asuogyaman District Assembly (ADA) has declared its readiness to set up a fish processing factory alongside a feed production center in the district. The establishment is expected to safeguard fisher folks in the Asuogyaman ...

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Tamale hosts 8th National Food and Agriculture Fair

FAGRO has commenced the 2017 National Food and Agriculture Show at the Tamale Sports Stadium Tuesday 26, September under the theme: Creating Jobs in Agriculture, Northern Region in Focus, Rite FM  has learnt. The five-day fair was scheduled to span between ...

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