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Ghana’s Agric Sector in Reverse Gear – Lawyer Kofi Amoatey

The Member of Parliament for the Yilo Krobo constituency, Hon Lawyer Magnus Kofi Amoatey has described Ghana’s agricultural sector as being in a ‘reverse gear’ contrary to expectations that the sector should be serving as Ghana’s food basket. According to ...

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Mode of Pig Rearing Now Conforming To Standards – Pig Farmers

The Secretary for the Ejisu Juaben Municipal Pig Farmers and Processors Association in the Eastern Region of Ghana, Mr. Philemon Ampong has encouraged Ghanaians to embrace the consumption of pork (pig meat) much the consumption of other meat including mutton, ...

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Agriculture Not Backbone of Ghana’s Economy – Honorable Kwasi-Etu Bonde

Member of Parliament for Kintampo North in the Brong Ahafo region, Honorable Kwasi-Etu Bonde has sharply disagreed with the popular cliché that agriculture is the backbone of Ghana’s economy. According to him, the country’s efficiency in this regard falls far ...

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Ghana Still Lacks Progress in Agric Sector – Director of Crops

Director of crops at the Yilo Krobo Department of Agriculturre and Municipal Projects Officer for Wienca Sunshine, Mr. Francis Nii Clottey has lamented over Ghana’s lack of progress in the agricultural sector after 61 years as an independent country. Mr. ...

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Strengthen Broiler Revitalization Project to Cut Down Importation of Frozen Chicken – Boris B Farms

Mr. Boris Baidoo, an entrepreneur, philanthropist and Chief Executive Officer of Boris B Group of Companies has appealed to the government and other stakeholders in the agricultural sector to strengthen the Ghana Broiler Revitalization Project to cut down on the ...

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Stop Killing Our Cattle – Kwahu Cattle Farmers to ‘Operation Cow Leg’

The Kwahu Cattle Farmers Association in the Eastern Region is pleading with the president, His Excellency, Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo Addo to call the Operation Cow Leg force to order, because they are residents of Kwahu and not Fulanis. The ...

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Agriculture Has Many Prospects and Can Guarantee a Secure Job – Ex-President Rawlings

The agric sector has many prospects and promises a secure job, this is according to Ghana’s former president, His Excellency Jerry John Rawlings. According to the former leader, the country’s youth are guaranteed a secure job if they venture into ...

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Cashew Development Plan to Boost Cashew Production

President for the Cashew Farmers Association of Ghana who doubles as the paramount chief of the Wenchi Traditional Area in the Brong Ahafo Region, Nana Boampong Nsem VI has applauded the Cashew Development Plan launched by the government through the ...

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Aging Farmer Population a Worry for All – Klutse Kumodor

The National Coordinator for Youths in Agriculture and Aquaculture Programme (YIAAP) has expressed regret at the aging farmer population on the African continent. According to Mr. Klutse Kumodor, Ghana and Africa has an aging farmer population with the average farmer ...

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 Farmers Advised To Use Integrated Pest Management Technology to Reduce Food Toxicity

Mr. Alex Forjour, Head of Extension Services at the Department of Food and Agriculture in the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality of the Eastern Region has advised farmers to use integrated pest management technology instead of using synthetic chemicals to control ...

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