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No bird-flu in Brong Ahafo – Veterinary Officer

The Brong-Ahafo Region does not have the Bird Flu disease, Dr Saviour Denueme, the Regional Veterinary Officer, has said. Dr Denueme, who was addressing a meeting of the Dormaa Poultry Farmers Association at Dormaa-Ahenkro in the Brong-Ahafo Region, explained that ...

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High Consumption Of Pork Good For Us

Despite some controversies surrounding the consumption of pork as to whether it was proper or not to consume it, the meat is consume largely all over the world and Ghana is not excluded most Ghanaians would still prefer pork to ...

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Tsetseflies Invade Okwenya

Mr. Isaac Nyumutei, a Veterinary Officer at the Lower Manya Krobo district in the Eastern Region has revealed that tsetse flies have taken over the Okwenya Township. This he attributed to the presence of cattle in the area which has ...

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2015 Was Tough, But Farmers Have Done Well

The chairman of Farm Management Systems Limited, FMSL, Mr. Davis Narh-Kobo has commended all farmers for doing their best to put food on the table of Ghanaians over the past year. Ghana’s 2009 best farmer said the year had been ...

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Farmers Will See Improvement Under My Tenure – Rev Lomo

The newly elected chairman of the Somanya Mango Growers Association, in the Yilo Krobo municipality, Rev. Lomo has assured mango farmers in his municipality that they are going to see much improvement under his tenure as chairman of the association. ...

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Local Rice Now Enjoying Improved Patronage

The bane of local rice farmers in the country has been about poor or low patronage in preference to the imported brands. However, there appears to be some appreciation in the patronage of the locally produced rice. In this regard, ...

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Bankye Hemaa Is Here

By Austin Ofori: The Ministry Of Food and Agriculture has introduced another new variety of cassava into the system to replace the old variety that produced low yield. The new variety known as Bankye Hemaa, is currently being cultivated at ...

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I Have No Regrets Going Into Farming – Blind Farmer

By Austin Ofori: On the 4th of December, 2015, Mr. Stephen Nyarko was adjudged Asuogyman district’s best farmer in the Eastern Region. This seems to have spurred him on as he has come to appreciate farming a good choice for ...

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Workshop For Media Practitioners On Avian Influenza Held In Accra

By Michael Oberteye: The National Disaster Management Organization in collaboration with UNICEF, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, the Food and Agriculture Organization, the Veterinary Services, the Noguchi memorial Institute for Medical Research, has on Tuesday, ...

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Pineapple Farmers Lament Over Drop In Pineapple Production

By;Nyarko Francis Pineapple is a highly demanded fruit in Ghana because due mainly to its high vitamin values which is essential towards supporting the growth of the human body. One of the most trusted sources of vitamins are fruits, particularly ...

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