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Farmers Asked To Conduct Extensive Market Research before Production

Dr. Asumey Boakye, an Agro Insurance Economist Lecturer at the College of Basic and Applied Sciences at the University of Ghana (UG) who made the call said farmers stood a great chance to do successful marketing if they conducted extensive ...

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Ghc 11 Million Earmarked For Bird Flu Intervention

Ghc 11 million has been earmarked by the Veterinary Services Department to embark on a series of educational forums, workshops, medicines and compensation of poultry farmers who were affected by the bird flu invasion, this is according to Mr. Napoleon ...

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Placing DOAs under Local Government Ministry a Broken Chain – Davies Korboe

The 2009 National Best Farmer, Mr. Davies Korboe is describing as a “broken chain in the agric value chain” the placing of the Departments of Agriculture (DOAs) under the Ministry Of Local Government And Rural Development. Mr. Davies Korboe, Chairman ...

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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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Thumbs Up For RAF 2018 But… – Somoah

The Manager for Adaptive Trial Station, Mr. Samuel Somuah has congratulated Rite FM on its organization of the ‘Rite FM Agric Forum 2018,’ describing the event as ‘very educative.’ An impressed Mr. Somoah who expressed his opinions on the forum ...

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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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Fall Army Worms Effectively Managed – Deputy Agric Minister Reassures

The Deputy Minister for Food and Agriculture in charge of horticulture, Hon George Oduro has indicated that the fall army worm menace has been effectively managed. According to the deputy minister, the fall army worm menace which hit the industry ...

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“Is This Country Really Serious About Agriculture” – asks CEO of FMSL Multimedia

The CEO of the Farm Management Services Limited, FMSL Multimedia is lamenting about what he says is the indecent neglect with which State actors turn a blind eye to the development of the agric sector, most touted as the ‘backbone ...

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GMOs Will Boost Food Production – Farmer Davies Maintains Advocacy for GMO Acceptance

Celebrated Ghanaian farmer, Farmer Davies has reiterated his love for GMOs; they can help boost food production if adopted, he said. Mr. Korboe while speaking at the 3rd edition of the Rite FM Agric Forum said GMOs if adopted had ...

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Agriculture Holds Fortunes of Ghana’s Economic Transformation – Deputy Agric Minister

The Deputy Minister of Agriculture in charge of horticulture has lauded the critical role played by the agricultural sector in the country’s development. Hon George Oduro said the sector while playing a key role in the country’s economic transformation has ...

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