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Indiscriminate use of agro-chemicals is life-threatening

It is a widely held view that the boom in global agriculture productivity which followed the Second World War was achieved largely through the...

GAIP pays claims to Premium Foods Limited

The Ghana Agricultural Insurance Pool (GAIP) has announced its 2017 underwriting performance, notwithstanding challenges facing the industry, by continually showing resilience. Going by the reports,...

IUU is accounting for dwindling fortunes in fisheries sector

More than 10 percent of the population is engaged in the fisheries sector. However, the performance of the sector in recent times is anything...

Small actors along cassava value chain engage financial service providers

Access to credit for smallholder producers and SMEs in agriculture is one of the major constraints that limit the productivity and competitiveness of small...

US$158m private capital in support of agribusiness

Over US$158million has been unlocked in private capital for 2,846 agribusinesses under the USAID Financing Ghanaian Agriculture Project (USAID FinGAP). Forty (40) percent of these...

‘Graduates must explore agribusiness opportunities’

The 2016 National Best Maize Farmer, Kofi Vinyo has advised graduates of the various tertiary institutions to explore vast opportunities in the agribusiness value...

Your strength is in agric, invest in it – RMB Analyst

Ghana’s strength lies in agriculture, and therefore structures must be developed to support and fund the sector to grow the economy and create employment...

Economy grows by 8.5% in 2017 …against a target of 6.3%,...

The economy grew by 8.5 percent in 2017 as against a 6.3percent target - the highest since 2012 when it grew by 9.3 percent,...

Ministry endorses 1st Value Added Agriculture Expo West Africa

Building ‘farm to fork’ agricultural capacity, showcasing sustainable and advanced farming solutions Ghana’s agriculture, aquaculture and agro-processing sectors will benefit from the first comprehensive Value-Added...

“Aquaculture for Food and Jobs” to be launched in May

The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MoFAD) has said it will launch its flagship ‘Aquaculture for Food and Jobs’ programme by end of...

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