CALLS TO DIVERSIFY EXPORT CROP RANGE APT

CALLS TO DIVERSIFY EXPORT CROP RANGE APT

Cocoa set the tone for what has become a hugely profitable local agric sector today. Despite recent flirtations with other commodities, however the clout- or more appropriately, leaning towards cocoa is legendary. Agriculture in Ghana encompasses a variety of...

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THE MEDIA AND FARMER ENLIGHTENMENT

THE MEDIA AND FARMER ENLIGHTENMENT

The media plays a crucial role in the growth and development of society. It is this central significance of the media that earned it the designation, ‘fourth estate’ –only behind the three arms of government –the executive, legislature and judiciary. The media has...

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AGRIC PRODUCTIVITY-GETTING THE BASICS RIGHT

AGRIC PRODUCTIVITY-GETTING THE BASICS RIGHT

In Ghana, Smallholder farmers constitute a sizable subset of the farmer-population and therefore are important stakeholders to consider in realizing the broader goals of inclusive development and poverty reduction. Linking them to various agriculture-related...

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YARA, ADB AND INTERPLAST SUPPORTS WOFAGRIC 2019

YARA, ADB AND INTERPLAST SUPPORTS WOFAGRIC 2019

Stakeholder support is crucial to the advancement of any sector. In the agric sector, the role played by stakeholders has contributed significantly to the impressive growth noticeable in the agric sector today. The success of the local agriculture industry is heavily...

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WOMEN IN AGRIC: TOWARDS A BETTER NARRATIVE

WOMEN IN AGRIC: TOWARDS A BETTER NARRATIVE

A recent news report by the Ghana News Agency, GNA captured a not so rare story of the precarious conditions under which most women work in the agric sector.   According to the opening paragraph of the story, “Fear griped the Napila Community in the Bimbila District...

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