Profile of Second National Best Farmer

Name : Nana Obeng Nuako II,
Age : 59 Years
Name of Farm : Howard Enterprise/ Farm
Community : Dunkwa-On-Offin,
District : Upper Denkyira East
Region : Central Region
Marital Status : Married
No. of Children : 12
No. of Permanent Workers : 8
No. of Casual Workers : 20

ENTERPRISES DATA

  

 

 

 

 

CROPS

  ACREAGE
PARA RUBBERCOCOA

PLANTAIN

MAIZE

CASSAVA

COCOYAM

OIL PALM

CITRUS

RICE

OKRO

GARDEN EGGS

SUGAR CANE

PEPPER

COWPEA

TOMATOES

YAM (WHITE VARIETY)

COCONUT

TIMBER SPECIES

AVOCADO

MANGO

PAWPAW

YAM (COCO ASE)

6029

25

8

3

2

7

5

1.5

2

2

1.5

1

2

1

0.25

25 TREES

32 TREES

10 TREES

10 TREES

65 TREES

20 MOUNDS

 

  

 

 

 

 

ANIMALS

  NUMBER
CATTLEPIGS

SHEEP

GOATS

GUINEA FOWL

LAYERS

COCKERELS/ LOCALS

DUCKS

GRASSCUTTERS

CATS

DOGS

SNAILS

CRAB

2252

20

24

5

2800

386

30

4

10

6

89

10

 

  

 

FISH POND/ SIZE

  NO. OF FISH
3 LARGE FISH POND;A – 160m X 145m

B – 150m X 125m

C – 125m X 105m

15,000 TILAPIA

15,000 TILAPIA

2,400 CAT FISH

 

 FARM HOUSE/ STRUCTURES   NUMBER
FARM HOUSESMAIZE CRIBS

STORE ROOMS

SMOKELESS STOVES

44

2

6

 

  

AGRO PROCESSING

  NUMBER
GARI PROCESSING MACHINECHORKOR SMOKER

OIL PALM PROCESSING CENTRE

PROCESS TILAPIA INTO KOOBI

22

1

 

 

  

 

FARM TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT

  QUANTITY/ NUMBER
4 – WHEEL (PICK –UPS)TRICYCLE

CORN MILL

WATER PUMPING MACHINE

BICYCLES

MOTORISED SPRAYING MACHINES

KNAPSACK SPRAYING MACHINES

OIL PALM SCREW PRESS

OIL PALM POUNDER

WHEEL BARROW

FISHING NETS (FISH PONDS)

BORE HOLE

HAND DUG WELLS

ALUMINIUM BOWLS

GARI PROCESSING/ FRYING PANS

ALUMINIUM POTS (PALM OIL PROCESSING)

21

1

2

4

4

 

8

 

1

2

8

2

1

2

12

6

 

 

 

6

 

   
GO-TO-HELLFEEDERS (POULTRY)

WATERERS (POULTRY)

WELLINGTON BOOTS

MATCHETES/ CUTLASSES

EARTH CHISEL

SHOVEL

SPADE

HEAD PAN

BASKETS

RAKE

HOE

PICK AXE

MATTOCK

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENTS (PPEs)

WATER BARRELS/ DRUMS

WOODEN PISTLES

JERRY CANS/ GALLONS

COCOA DRYING MATS

SUPER GRAIN BAGS

6132

132

12

20

12

10

10

4

20

5

12

8

3

20 (SETS)

 

20

12

25

20

20

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. In 2013, he donated GHc500.00, 6 bags of maize and 50 bunch of plantain to Dunkwa Nurses and Midwifery Training School.
  2. In 2014, he again donated 100 bags of cement and 3 trips of sand to Dunkwa Nurses and Midwifery Training School.
  3. He also donated 50 bags of cement to Boa- Amponsem Senior High School, in 2013
  4. He also extended donation of 4 trips of sand to Dunkwa Secondary Technical School, in 2014
  5. He is assisting in building a Vocational and Technical Institute in Dunkwa-On-Offin
  6. As a Chief, he is building a modern palace for the town
  7. He donated 10 bundles of roofing sheets to modernize Dunkwa Compound Market
  8. He is facilitating with stakeholders/ Assembly to build CHIP Compound for Dunkwa town
  9. In 2014, he built and donated a place of convenience for Dunkwa Kyeremfem Basic School
  10. He provides financial assistance to all churches in Dunkwa-On-Offin
  11. He has continuously campaigned against Teenage Pregnancy in the town
  12. He again has provided his protocol allocation at the Nurses and Midwifery Training School to brilliant but needy students to enroll in the School
  13. He also provides funds amounting to GHc2,500.00 to BNI, Police and Fire Service in their monitoring programmes and or watchdog duties
  14. He is also assisting in campaigning against illegal mining in Dunkwa and its immediate environs’
  15. Again he is campaigning for clean environment, good sanitation and against viral infections – EBOLA/ CHOLERA etc
  16. In 2014, he provided Educational scholarship to 8 females and 2 males to enroll into Senior High, Vocational/ Technical and Tertiary Institutions
  17. He assisted 5 Driver’s mates to acquire Driver’s License to operate as drivers
  18. He is building a modern Sacred Durbar Ground with shelter, and help modernize traditional culture
  19. He has provided well and bore holes to neighbours and on his 4 farm settlements
  20. He is the Ghana Patron/ Representative of Global Society Magazine
  21. He assist his workers’ children with Educational Scholarship
  22. Nana is also the chairman of Dunkwa-On-Offin Para Rubber Farmers’ Association
  23. He is a license/ registered Timber Contractor
  24. Nana has provided Health Insurance Scheme for all his workers free of charge
  25. He feeds all his workers on his farms free of charge
  26. Nana is very reliable, responsible and cooperative partner
  27. He is good in keeping records of his farm activities

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