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YARA GHANA IS OUT OF GOVERNMENT FERTILIZER SUBSIDY 

The Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture in charge of crops Hon. Amed Alhassan Yakubu has confirmed that, Yara Ghana Ltd. a leading fertilizer distributor in the country has pulled out of government fertilizer subsidy programme. He said this upon ...

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Cocoa Extension Officers Urged to Develop Good Relationship With Farmers

Dr. Opoku Ameyaw an agronomist at the cocoa research institute has called on cocoa farmers on board in other to address some challenges facing the farmers. He said that there was the need for extension officers and farmers to have ...

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Gender Ministry Holds Workshop for Journalist

  The domestic violence support unit (DOVSU) under the ministry of gender, children and social protection is organizing a workshop for some journalist in the eastern region capital (Koforidua) on gender and sexual based issues. Speaking to the project manager, ...

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Bird flu Hits Greater Accra

The former chairman of Ghana national association of poultry farmers has stated that, ‘’the cause of dead in their various farms may be as a symptoms of bird flu in the Greater Accra Region. He revealed that, the test conducted ...

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FDA warns public of food adulteration

The Food and Drugs Authority has advised the general public to careful of foods in the market, speaking to Rite FM, the principal regulatory officer, Mr. Kofi Essel who warned that some products on the market and in stores are ...

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NFFAWA Chairman To Renovates Akorley Pack House

The 2009 national best farmer and the chairman for the national farmers and fishermen award winners association (NFFAWA) to renovate the Akorley park house. According to Mr. Davis Narh Korboe, the pack house was given to mango farmers in 2013 ...

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MP For Yilo Krobo Donate Generators To Agogo Clinic

The MP for Yilo Krobo has denoted a set of generators to the Agogo Clinic in the Yilo Krobo constituency in the Eastern Region to enhance their work. Hon. Lawyer Kofi Amoatey said that, the total cost of the generating ...

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Bad Roads Affecting Farming Activities In The Fanteakwa District

Mr. Williams Opoku a tomato farmer in the Fanteakwa district has uttered angrily his concern about inadequate roads affecting farming activities in their district. According to him, roads leading to the main road, market places and their farms are in ...

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 Tilapia fair planning committee inaugurated

A twelve member executive of the national planning committee on tilapia fair was inaugurated in Accra last Friday with Ms Queronica as chairperson. Members of the committee are drown from the Ghana Agriculture Association, the Aquaculture Research and Development Centre, ...

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International day of forest to be observed

The forestry commission in collaboration with the ministry of lands and natural resources will celebrate the 4th forestry week and greening Ghana day from May 23rd to May 29th. Mr. Andy Osei Okrau, the human resource manager of the forestry ...

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