3rd National Best Farmer – 2013

PROFILE

Name Edward Maxwell Aninkora (ANINKORA FARMS)
Age 62 years
Location Daban New Site/Afari
Municipality Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly
Region Ashanti Region
Year of Establishment 1980
Marital Status Married (One Wife)
No. of Children Six (6)

 

62 Year old Edward  Maxwell Aninkora, Managing Director of Aninkora Farms  is the 2013  third National Best  Farmer.

His farm holdings includes 20 acres of Cocoa, 9 acres of citrus, 10 acres of plantain, 3 acres of beans and 75 acres of maize. He also has an acre of coconut and 10 acres of teak plantation.

His livestock holding are 134,000 layers who produce 2,000 crates of egg a day, 2500 cockerel, 300 guinea fowls, 120 breeding sheep, 14 breeding dogs.

The non –traditional are 16 rabbits, 6 grasscutter, 40 guinea pigs, 24 long tail parrots, 18 African Grey Parrot, 13 love birds, 3 hawks and 25 other birds.

Mr. Ahinkora also has and operates 3.2 tones feed mills , two 5 tonnes dryer ,  5 warehouses and a fleet of transport (2 Volvo cars, 4 kia trucks, I benz and I Bedford).

His work force consist of 65 permanent workers and 50 casual workers

Workers:

He is married to a wife and has six children

Mr Edward Maxwell Ahinkora received a double cabin pick-up, a Life Insurance Policy

Agro-inputs, Piece Of Cloth, Assorted Drinks From Accra Brewery And Guinness Ghana Brewery Ltd and a certificate signed  by the President Of the Republic Of Ghana as his prize.

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