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FAO Launches Quinoa Crop in Ghana

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has launch a new crop known as ‘’Quinoa’’ in Ghana to help boost and strengthening our food system. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the three day Regional Training of trainer on strengthening the ...

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USAID inaugurates a new technical adviser into the Agric ministry

USAID has inaugurated an economist, Mr. Kwesi Korboo who is now the technical adviser to the Agric ministry to help the ministry in terms of providing some supporting policies. According to Mr. Korboo, a week ago, a forum was organized ...

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SADA needs image cleansing – USAID

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has mapped out an ambitious programme aimed at rebuilding public confidence in the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA). The USAID began with a three-day capacity assessment workshop in Tamale which brought together ...

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3 arrested for stealing 206 bags of cocoa beans

A night security guard at Akansanoma Cocoa Shed and his two accomplices are in the grips of the Tema Region Police for failing to give details of the destination of 206 bags of cocoa beans found in their pos­session around ...

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Ghana can access gluten free market in Asia

Ghana can in the near future assess the emerging gluten-free market in Asia to market its cassava flour, Prof Keith Tomlins, Coordinator of the GRATITUDE project said on Thursday. Because many people react to food products that contain gluten, which ...

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SARI Gets U.S. $5.5 Million Support From USAID

THE UNITED STATES Agency for International Development (USAID) has signed a five year Technical and Financial Support agreement with the Savannah Agricultural Research Institute (SARI) of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) with the aim of transforming the ...

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USAID/Ghana mission director launches new ‘Feed the Future Projects’

On March 4, Mission Director for USAID/Ghana, James Bever, traveled to Tamale to kick-off two Feed the Future projects in the region: the Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (SARI) and the new Ghana Seed Inspection Unit.In the Tolon/Kumbubgu District, Mr. Bever ...

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Court case against Agric ministry over GMO

The case involving a civil society group, Food Sovereignty Ghana (FSG) and the Ministry of Food and Agriculture seeking injunction from the court to stop the commercialization of Genetically Modified Foods by the National Biosafety committee is underway According to ...

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USAID Supports Mofa to Implement Medium-Term Agriculture Sector Investment Plan

PRESS RELEASE The Feed the Future Agriculture Policy Support Project (APSP) of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Ghana, in collaboration with other development partners, is supporting the policy agenda of the Ministry of Agriculture (MoFA) to implement ...

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Court case against Agric Ministry over GM foods set for Today

The case involving a civil society group, Food Sovereignty Ghana (FSG) and the Ministry of Food and AFSG is seeking an injunction from the court to prevent the national biosafety committee, established under the Biosafety Act from commercializing the sale ...

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