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Food Sovereignty Ghana backs calls for GMO dialogue

Civil Society Group Food Sovereignty Ghana, (FSG) is backing calls for a national dialogue on the acceptance or otherwise of Genetically Modified Organisms in Ghana. Mr. Kweku Andoh Baffour’s call comes in the wake of several calls for a national ...

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MOFA to Review PFJ Policy to Enhance Transparency – Tanko Bagbara

MOFA will soon review its flagship program, ‘Planting for Food and Jobs’ policy to enhance the transparency, accountability and progress of the program, Public Relations Officer of the Ministry Of Food And Agriculture, Mr Tanko Bagbara has said. The step, ...

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Construction of Conducive Abattoirs a Responsibility of MMDAs – Veterinary Officer Asserts

Veterinary Officer for Lower Manya Krobo Municipality in the Eastern Region is placing the responsibility of the construction of conducive abattoirs at the doorsteps of the district and municipal assemblies. Mr. Patrick Sodokeh says the responsibility of building hygienic abattoirs ...

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MOFA Ready to Dispatch 2,700 Agric Extension Officers

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture is in a process of recruiting 2,700 extension officers to augment the activities of farmers in the country, Press Secretary to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, Mr. Ridwan Issah, has said. The move ...

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Low Patronage of Cattle Ranch Regrettable – Manager

The Manager for the Cattle Ranching Project Committee is not a happy man. Mr. James Yaw Asante’s concerns arise out of the low patronage of the Cattle Ranching Project built to house cattle in the country. The Manager regretted that ...

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Small Scale Farmers Encouraged To Conduct Market Surveys before Production

Agricultural Marketing Lecturer at the University of Cape Coast, Mr. Lawrence Acheampong is advising small scale farmers to conduct intensive market surveys to determine the demands of customers before going into productions. This, according to Mr. Acheampong is to avoid ...

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Include Ginger Production in the Planting for Food and Job Policy – Naturopathic

A Naturopathic, who doubles as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Gladfin Health Care at Spintex Basket in the Ledzokuku Krowor Municipal Assembly of the Greater Accra Region has suggested that ginger production should be included in the planting for ...

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Corporate Persons Encouraged To Own Farms to Enhance Food Sustainability, Security

The Chief Operations Officer of the Complete Farm Limited, Mr. Charles Ofosuhene has encouraged individuals, especially cooperate persons to own their own farms whilst doing other businesses. The call according to the COO is to enhance individual and the country’s ...

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Agronomist Insists Farmers Must Take Responsibility for Chemical Residues

An Agronomist who doubles as a Consultant for Quinn Organic Company, Mr. Kyeremeh Boah Amponsem is blaming local farmers for incidents of chemical residue. The development which is leading to incidents of food poisoning is complicating health-related challenges among consumers. ...

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Messi miss out as Ronaldo, Kane makes the best team of the World Cup group stage.

Real Madrid talisman Cristiano Ronaldo  and Tottenham strikers Harry Kane have been in excellent form, while the likes of Philippe Coutinho and Luka Modric have also caught the eye Robin Olsen | GK | Sweden Having worked so hard to ...

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