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Consider Establishing a Board to Manage PERD – Sheriff Jordan Proposes

Chief Executive Officer of De Jordan Agro and Investments, Mr. Sheriff Jordan Owusu has lauded government’s Planting for Export and Rural Development, PERD program. Mr. Sheriff Jordan Owusu who described the program as ‘a very good initiative’ on Rite FM’s ...

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Ahead Of 2017 Farmers’ Census: Training Of Data Collectors Underway – Papa Allotey

Eastern Regional Extensions Officer, Papa Allotey says trainers selected to carry out the 2017 farmers’ census across the country are currently being trained ahead of the exercise. The trainees after their training, he said, are going to collect data on ...

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“Spend Judiciously, Channel Resources into Agriculture”-Nana Opambour to Government

The president of the republic and his ministers must “spend wisely” and “live modestly” to channel much resources into the agricultural sector – this is the view of Nana Opambour Oboadie Bonsu Boateng, President of the Concerned Farmers Association of ...

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Government Neglect of Poultry Sector Regrettable – PFAG Veep

Ghana’s apparent lack of commitment to the development of the poultry sector is a matter of concern to the country’s poultry farmers. The Vice President of the Poultry Farmers Association of Ghana, Mr. Napoleon Oduro has expressed concern over government’s ...

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New Tilapia Production Technology Is the Way to Go – Agric Consultant

An agric consultant is enthused with a new tilapia production technology currently being employed to raise male tilapia. The technology known as the All Male Tilapia Cultivation Technology focuses on male tilapia production for abundant tilapia production. The Agriculture Consultant ...

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Farmers Advised To Do Intensive Research Prior to Production

An Agribusiness Expect for B&B Consult, Mr. Steven Gati has challenged farmers in the country to engage in intensive research in their farming activities before commencing their productions across every corner of the agriculture value chain to minimize the risks ...

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Farming Is a Gift from God – GNAFF Chairman

The Eastern Regional chairman of the Ghana National Association of Farmers and fishermen, GNAFF, Nana Apedwahene Anim has described farming as a gift from God. According to Nana Apedwahene who spoke to Rite news’ Austin Ofori Addo in an interview, ...

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 Mentorship Programs Key to Attract Youth Into Agric

The Chief Executive Officer of Growshort International, Mr. Moses Baffour Awuah has called on the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), the National Farmers and Fishermen Award Winners Association of Ghana (NFFAWAG), and other key players in the agricultural sector ...

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Agric is Passion, Not Force – NFFAWAG Boss

There have been several calls by many stakeholders and agriculture oriented people that seeks to encourage the country’s youth to take up the mantle by themselves and take advantage of the agricultural sector to create jobs and wealth opportunities to ...

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Agric Colleges Peeved Over Government “Neglect”

Spokesperson for the Agricultural Colleges Students’ Union and Students Representative Council (SRC) President for the Kwadaso Agric College, Mr. Stanley Mensah is livid over what he says is government’s neglect of the Agric Colleges in the country. This situation, Mr. ...

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