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Lack of Support Hindering Youth Participation in Agriculture – Director of Agric

The youth in the Upper Manya Krobo district of the Eastern region may be shying away from engaging in agriculture due to the lack of the necessary support which is not available to them. The lack of such support, according ...

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Capital for Expansion of Rice Production Still Haunting Rice Farmers in Kasunya

As the hopes of many farmers to expand their farms continue to suffer jolts as a result of the lack of capital to undertake such projects, affected farmers continue to express regret over their predicament. One of such affected farmers ...

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Dawhenya Irrigation Farmers Call for Financial Support from Stakeholders

Rice farmers cultivating their produce in the Dawhenya Irrigation Farms are calling for financial support from stakeholders. The call from the farmers, according to them is as a result of their dependence on market women (traders) for capital which they ...

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Youth Urged To Take Advantage of Grasscutter Production

Grasscutter meat undoubtedly remains one of the most favorite local delicacy of most Ghanaians and most eateries including local chop bars and restaurant operators go all length to place it on their menu for their customers. In this regard, the ...

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Audio: Farmers Speak On ‘Akuafo Se Sen’

Most farmers who called during the Akuafo Se sen segment of the Morning Show on Monday hosted by Captain Adabuga lamented over various challenges they encountered as farmers in their respective areas. According to them, farming is a very tedious ...

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Shai Osudoku Is the Bread Basket of Greater Accra Region – Dr. Kpessah Whyte

Research Fellow at the Institute of African Studies at the University of Ghana, Dr Michael Kpessah Whyte has described the Shai Osudoku District as the bread basket of the Greater Accra region. Dr. Kpessah Whyte, an indigene of the district ...

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Veterinary Officer Chides Livestock Farmers over Vaccination Concerns

Veterinary Officer at the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality, Mr. Isaac Nyumuteye has reproached livestock farmers in the municipality for refusing to heed precautionary measures as far as vaccination of their livestock is concerned. According to Mr. Nyumuteye, the recalcitrance of ...

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Shai Osudoku: 310 Benefit from PFJ, Prospects Good – Director

Director of Extension Services for the Department of Agriculture in the Shai-Osudoku District of the Greater Accra region, Mr. Jonathan Nartey has disclosed that about 310 farmers together with their respective farm-hands benefitted from the first phase of the government’s ...

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Farmers Advised To Apply Compound Fertilizers Appropriately

The Head of Extension Services at the Department of Food and Agriculture in the Lower Manya Municipality of the Eastern Region, Mr. Alex Fourjor has advised farmers to follow instructions while applying compound fertilizers on cash crops. Mr. Fordjour’s concerns ...

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Cassava Farming in Upper Manya Encouraging; Farmers Ready to Produce More to Feed 1D1F

Member of Parliament for Upper Manya Krobo in the Eastern region, Hon Joseph Tetteh has celebrated what he calls the high cassava production in his constituency. According to Hon Tetteh who doubles as the Eastern regional minister, farmers in the ...

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