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Mango Farming Is More Profitable

Chairman for the Lower Manya Association of Mango Farmers, Mr. Edward Amanor has made it clear that mango farming is very profitable and cost managing as compared to other cash crop production in Ghana. Speaking to Mr. Edward on Rite ...

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Let’s Pay Attention To Para Rubber Production

Para rubber farmers in the country have vented out their regret and frustrations regarding their profession. Mr. Matthew Mensah, a Para rubber and maize farmer in the western region in an interview revealed that, in the year 2015, they faced ...

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Dep Minister Gives Hope To Farmers

Farmers across the country are still licking their wounds after last year’s rains which left most of them reaping very poor harvests. As a result, they have been left disappointed because the rains did not come as expected. Speaking Hon. ...

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No Bad Blood Within Agric Sector

Deputy Minister of Agric in charge of crop, hon Alhassan Yakubu has said that there is no bad blood between crop and livestock production in Agogo as many would want to perceive. According to hon Yakubu he will not accept ...

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Dumso farmers kill 25 cattle over destruction of farms

Irate farmers at Dumso in the Kintampo South District in the Brong Ahafo Region yesterday killed 25 cattle and wounded six others for destroying their food and cash crops. The incident comes on the heels of efforts by the police ...

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Extension Officers Salute MAASI…But Still Cry For Assistance

Mr. Philip Amoah, Director of Extensions at the Lower Manya Municipal Assembly has lauded the MAASI concept which he says has created the much needed awareness between the farmers, the Ministry of Food and Agriculture and the Department of Agriculture ...

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Hold Chiefs Responsible For Fulani Nightmare

President for the Concerned Farmers Association, Nana Opambour Bonsu Boateng II has stated unequivocally that Ghanaians should blame their chiefs for the constant spate of clashes between nomad Fulanis and local communities. According to him, Fulanis have never harrboured any ...

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Farmers in Agogo area to quit agriculture due to Fulani incursion

Hundreds of farmers in the Asante Akyem North District of the Ashanti Region say they have lost interest in agriculture due to the wanton destruction of their farm lands by nomadic herdsmen. Large tracts of farm plantations have in recent ...

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COCOBOD Boss and German DZ Bank tour cocoa farms

Dr. Stephen Kwabena Opuni, Chief Executive of Ghana Cocoa Board and his team of officers, last week hosted two senior officials of the DZ Bank Germany in Ghana. The two-member delegation by made of Priska Herz-Alfousseni and Dagmar Werner visited ...

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Poultry Farmers Complain Of Low Patronage

Poultry Farmers in the country have complained with frustration of low patronage in their poultry production especially last year as a result of the Avian Influenza.  Mr. Jonas Adamu Osafo who is the director of Hymbic Farms and also a ...

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