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Gov’t procures 520 specialised rice tractors to boost production

Ghana's quest to reduce the importation of rice by increasing local production has received a major boost, following the purchase of 520 specialised rice...

AMG – A local success story

Many agric enthusiasts share the corroborative view that the responsibility of developing agriculture must be shared by government and the private sector. The mammoth...

Saboba district commences cashew production

Deputy Minister for Local Government, Ntim Fordjour, has paid a working visit to monitor the progress of work on government's rural development programme -...

Editorial: Farmers should use lifting of lockdown to produce abundantly

The United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) has warned that the number of people facing acute food insecurity could nearly double this year to...

Over GH₵3 million Duase warehousing projects defective

-Exposing some of the food stock to poor environmental conditions A four-warehouse project, rehabilitated at the cost of a little over GH₵3 million at...

Nine districts ‘banned’ from retail distribution of PFJ subsidized fertilizers

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) has with immediate effect suspended nine Municipal and District Assemblies in four northern regions from engaging in...

MoFA organises Green Label Traceability Workshop

The Green Label Ghana Foundation, under the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, has organised a Green Label Traceability Workshop to improve the standard of...

Agric Minister inspects ongoing projects in Northern Region

The Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has toured a number of demonstration sites under the Savannah Zone Agricultural Productivity Improvement...

Local rice industry backs Cargo Tracking Note

Local rice industry players have backed government’s decision to implement what is known as the Cargo Tracking Note (CTN), aimed at preventing importers from...

Evidence-based policies can transform agriculture sector

Policies to transform agriculture in the country must be based on decisions that are anchored on quality agricultural policy research. USAID launched the Feed the...

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