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Mango and Honey Factories for Lower Manya

Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality in the Eastern region, Hon. Simon Kweku Tetteh has identified Honey and Mango factories as potential factories that could be established under the district’s ‘one district, one factory policy’ implementation. ...

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Aquaculture for Food and Jobs to Be Launched In 2018-Hon Aforley

The Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, Hon Elizabeth Aforley Naa Quaye has given firm assurances of the ministry’s commitment towards improving fish production in the country. According to her, the ministry is therefore set to launch the ‘Aquaculture For ...

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Equip Farmers with Appropriate Technology – Director of Farmerline

The Director of Farmer Services at Farmer line has reiterated the need for Ghanaian farmers to be equipped with the appropriate technology to help them grow more. According to Mr. Schandolf Bright Adu, Ghana has about 50% of her workforce ...

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Government Transforming Agriculture From Poor For The Better – Agric Minister

The Minister for Food and Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has stated the president’s vision to transform agriculture is clear and it’s a step in the right direction to sustain the economy of the country and transform the sector from ...

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Mr. Philip Kweku Adjudged 2017 National Best Farmer

Fifty-year-old Mr. Philip Kweku Agyemang who has been farming for the past 28 year from the  Dormaa West in the Brong Ahafo Region was adjudged national best farmer for  2017 National Farmers’ Day award ceremony held at the Heroes Park ...

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Ghana Awards Farmers Today, Overall Winner to Take Home $100,000.00

The nation’s farmers will be honored today to mark the 33rd edition of the National Farmers’ Day at the Kumasi Baba Yara Sports Stadium. The award ceremony which is happening under the theme, “Farming for Food and Jobs” is said ...

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Youth Encouraged To Go Into Fish Farming

The 2012 national best fisherfolk, Mrs Eva Atitsogbui has encouraged the youth to go into agriculture especially fishing because it is a very lucrative and honoring profession. Mrs. Atitsogbui who described the industry as ‘very booming’ said fishers can rely ...

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National Farmers’ Day: Kumasi As Host City Is Wrong Choice

The President of the Concerned Farmers Association of Ghana, Nana Opambour Osei Bonsu has registered his displeasure at the choice of Kumasi as host venue of the 33rd National Farmers’ Day. Nana Opambuor who based his argument on Kumasi’s status ...

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Pig Farming identified as a Lucrative Venture

General Manager of Manasseh Farms Ghana, Mr. Richard Yeboah, has identified pig farming as the most lucrative in the livestock industry. He attributed his ascription to the effect of the “disease resistance abilities”, abilities of pigs. The pig farmer made ...

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Eastern Region Set for 2017 Farmer’s Day Celebrations – Crentsil

The Eastern Regional Director for Agric, Mr. Henry Crentsil has given a strong indication that the region is well set for the celebration of the 2017 Famers’ Day. The Eastern region will on Wednesday together with the Brong Ahafo Region ...

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