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Make agric life-time vocation – Minister urges youth

Dr Ahmed Yakubu Alhassan, a Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, has urged the youth to see Agriculture as a life-long occupation, just as lawyers take up their professions for life. He explained that, Agriculture was the most important instrument ...

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Esoko projects food production to improve soon

Agricultural information and communication services provider Esoko says it expects food production to improve with the onset of the rains. There’s been a shortfall in some food items on the market, blamed on the prolonged dry weather at the beginning of the year. ...

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Female farmers march against GMOs in Wa

Rural women farmers from the three regions of northern Ghana, and some parts of the Brong Ahafo Region, have embarked on a peaceful demonstration through the principal streets of Wa, the Upper West Regional capital. The protest is against MOSENTO, ...

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Vegetable farmers urged to form groups

Vegetable farmers have been urged to form groups in their communities to help find solution to the challenges they face. Mr Freeman Madji, the Executive Director of Abibiman Sankofa Cultural Movement (ASCUM), said the formation of groups would enhance productivity. ...

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Farmers trained on new technology to treat waste water

Vegetable farmers in urban and peri-urban areas of the country have been introduced to an affordable green technology that uses vetiner grass to treat waste water. The technology, which has a strong mitigating effect on the environment, was developed by ...

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‘’I am very Passionate when it comes to Development’’–Mr. Goldman Dodzie

Story by: Elizabeth Frimpong: A Unit Committee Member of Agormanya Electoral Area, Mr. Goldman Dodzie on Tuesday May 17, 2016 has described the state of Agormanya market as appalling situation which needs to be tackled immediately. He issued this statement ...

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We Need Investors At This Level- Rice Farmer Catherine Norvisie

Story By: Zigi Reginald Mawuli: Catherine Norvisie, a rice farmer at Akuse in the Lower Manya Municipality on Saturday, May 21, 2016, told reporters of Rite 90.1 Fm during a field visit to rice farms that, the level of local ...

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Challenges Rectified after the AEA’s/Farmers Engagement

Story By: Elizabeth Frimpong: The Chairperson of people’s Education at Asuogyaman in the Eastern Region of Ghana, Mr. Samuel Asante on Tuesday May 24, 2016 has revealed some of the challenges the farmers are going through after the Agric Extension ...

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We Need Investors At This Level- Rice Farmer Catherine Norvisie

Story By: Zigi Reginald Mawuli: Catherine Norvisie, a rice farmer at Akuse in the Lower Manya Municipality on Saturday, May 21, 2016, told reporters of Rite 90.1 Fm during a field visit to rice farms that, the level of local ...

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Safeway saga: W/R investors reject July repayment plan

Aggrieved investors of Safeway Tilapia Corporative in the Western Region, have kicked against a decision by a new management of the company to start refunding their investments in July 2016, describing the move as “unrealistic and a ploy to shut ...

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