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Mushroom Farmers urged to form Associations

The Director of Exhibition on Farmers Day celebration at the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) Mr. Kingsley Obeng has tasked mushroom farmers to form vibrant Associations to enable them address challenges they have been encountering in their activities. The ...

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PALIAMENT AND GHANAIANS URGED TO REJECT PLANT BREEDERS BILL

The Agricultural Sovereignty  Ghana , a social movement has urged Ghanaians to rise and reject the Plant Breeders Bill, in its current form saying the bill when passed, would impoverish the local plant breeder as well as collapse institutions undertaking ...

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COCOA PRODUCTION IS GOING DOWN AS RESULT OF SUSPENDED MASS SPRAY EXERCISE-COCOA FARMERS

Some cocoa farmers in the Ashanti region have begun cutting down diseased trees for lack of chemicals to spray their farms. The development came in the wake of widespread reports of diversion and stealing of chemicals meant for mass cocoa ...

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Fetish Priest arrested for detaining two children

Two children were rescued by the Suhum Police Command yesterday from a fetish priest by name Togbui who operates at Nankase in the Eastern Region. Confirming the incident on Rite FM News, the deputy public relation officer for the Eastern ...

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We are disappointed in Govt – Okoh’s Family

The entire family of the late Madam Theodosia Okoh, the designer of the Ghana National flag has registered their disappointment in Government for not delivering on its promise during the demise of their beloved daughter from the Anum descent. According ...

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Galamsey Activates affecting water bodies is leading to low catch- Fishermen

The Chairman of Sekondi Canoe Owners Association in the Western Region, Mr. John Kwabena Asankona has indicated that the ongoing illegal mining in the country is really affecting water bodies especially the Ocean. Mr. Asankona has noted that galamsey operations ...

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Farmers in Asikasu to fight any investor on their lands

The people of Asikasu in the Lower West Akyem Municipality have gone wild over the attempt by the chief to sell their lands for cocoa farming to an investor for rubber production. Reporting the incident to Rite FM on the ...

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E/R minister takes over from two DCE’S

The tenure of office of two District Chief Executives in the Eastern Region has come to an end and for that matter, they (MCE,s)  have handed over the administration of the two assemblies to The Eastern Regional minister,  Hon. Antwi ...

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Mahama Must State Position on Acceptance of GMO- FSG

Food Sovereignty Ghana (FSG) has charged President John Dramani   Mahatma to make a clear Policy Statement on the country’s Position on Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO). General Secretary of the Association, Mr. Kofi Agyei who said this in an interview with ...

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GOVERNMENT URGED TO FOCUS ITS ATTENTION ON MUSHROOM PRODUCTION

The President of Mushroom Growers Association of Ghana, Mr. Theophilus Kwartey has noted that government has turned its attention from mushroom production and only focus other crops. He realized that mushroom have medical benefit and economic potentials which generate income ...

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