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WILDAFF GHANA Admits   Sexual Harassment between Female Farmers and Extension Officer

Male Agriculture Extension Officers demanding sex from women in agriculture before offering them a service has become phenomenon in Ghana’s Agriculture sector, where majority of women have become victims of this unaccepted act. In view of this, Rite news spoke ...

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FERTILIZER SUPPLY STARTS AT KUMASI- NFFAWAG

Government has finally responded to the plea of the National Farmers and Fishermen Award Winners Association (NFFAWAG) to release subsidized fertilizer on the marked for farmers to begin the major farming season. About two weeks ago NFFAWAG organized an emergency ...

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RICE FARMERS GO WILD OVER INADEQUATE COMBINE HARVESTER

Rice farmers in Asutsuare   in the Shai Osudoku district express  worry over inadequate combine harvesters  in this major season, that the ones they have in their custody had broken down for several years without being repaired and the only option ...

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DELAY IN SUBSIDICED FERTILIZER IS STILL A WORRY TO US –FARMERS

Farmers are still calling on government to release the subcidized fertilizer meant for the major farming season, adding his voice to the call, Mr.Isaac Quarshie Matey a farmer at Afienya in the Greater Accra region has pleaded with government to ...

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MP Donates to Yilo Krobo Senior High School and Promise more 

The member of parliament for the Yilo krobo Constituency,Hon. Lawyer Kofi  Amoatey last Sataurday donated 10 pieces of lap top  computers and printer to the yilo krobo senior high school. Speaking on Rite Fm’s morning Ride today ,he noted the ...

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Farmers calls 5% fund for Agric Sector

Farmers in Ghana are advocating for 5% of the national budget to be set aside for the Agricuture sector. According to them,Agriculture in this country needs expansion in terms of capacity building as well as support for the peasant farmers ...

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Farmers must come together as one body-Oboadea

According to the Acting Youth Organizer for Ghana National Association of Farmers and Fishermen (GNAFF), Nana Oboadie Opambour Bonsu Boateng II, farmers in this country have not received the recent US$150 allocated for agriculture and this is not the first ...

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Vegetable farmers to chase minister for cold vans

The president of vegetable producers and exporters association of Ghana. Mr. Joseph Tonto has said that, they will soon chase the Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, Hon. Amed Alhassan Yakubu for the release of cold vans to support their ...

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Nana Oboadie questions the Agric minister

At the just ended First National Agric Summit organized by FAGRO, the Acting Youth Organizer for Ghana National Association of Farmers and Fishermen (GNAFF) and the president for Concern Farmers Association, Nana Oboadie Opambour Bonsu Boateng II questioned the Agric ...

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Banks urged to allocate 5% funds to support agriculture

The minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MOFAD) Ms Sherry Ayitey has called on the bank of Ghana to come out with policies that will guide the banks to allocate 5% of their profit to support the agriculture sector. Ms ...

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