• 30th National Farmers’ Day Celebrations Launched

    The 2014 National Farmers’ Day Celebration dubbed “EAT WHAT WE GROW” has been launched with a call for Corporate Institution, Private Institutions and Individuals to contribute generously either in cash or kind for a successful celebration of this year’s event...

  • Agric Stakeholders Meet to Review Sector’s Performance for 2013 and the Way Forward

    Key stakeholders within Ghana’s agricultural sector are currently meeting for the 2014 Joint Sector Review (JSR) Workshop at Alisa Hotel, in Accra to review the performance of the sector for 2013.

    The three-day workshop which is under the theme ‘Increasing private sector participation in agricultural development – the role of technology adoption for productivity improvement”...

  • FAO urges countries to step up action against destructive banana disease

    14 April 2014, Rome – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is warning countries to step up monitoring, reporting and prevention...

  • MoFA Takes Delivery of Gh₵6.4 Million Agricultural Machinery to Support Rice Production
    Government’s effort at increasing local rice production in the country has received yet another boost with the acquisition of GH₵6.4 million worth of agricultural machinery under the Japanese Grant Assistance for under privileged farmers (2KR) – 2012 Programme.
  • MoFA Takes Delivery of Farm Machinery

    The Ministry of Food & Agriculture (MOFA) wishes to inform Ghanaian rice farmers and processors that MOFA under the Japanese grant program for underprivileged farmers has taken delivery of 70 agricultural tractors, 43 power tillers, 35 rice threshers 20 rice reapers and 5 rice mills for allocation to farmers and processors in the six (6) project regions (UE, UW, NR, ASH, VR and GAR) on hire purchase basis...

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  • ECOWAS Zero Hunger Initiative workshop opens

    Accra, Feb. 25, GNA – Mr Kofi Humado, Minister of Food and Agriculture said Ghana’s political commitment to eradicate hunger is increasingly putting nutrition, food security and right to food at the top of the country’s agenda.

  • Ghana Delegation to IFAD Governing Council Interacts with Italian Agribusiness

    The Ghana delegation to the IFAD Governing Council held in Rome and members of Ghana’s Permanent Representation to the Rome-based United Nations Agencies, visited an Italian Agro production manufacturing company SACOM Spa as part of efforts to learn more about the Italian agribusiness sector...