History of Farmers’ Day Awards Winners

 

YEAR

THEME

HOST

NATIONAL BEST FARMER

VENUE REGION NAME REGION PICTURE
1985 OSINO EASTERN
1986 AKATSI VOLTA
1987 ESSUMEJA ASHANTI THOMAS AHIMA BRONG AHAFO Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Thomas Ahima(1987)1.jpg
1988 NYANKPALA NORTHERN YAW ODAME AWUAH ASHANTI Description:(1987)
1989 MPOHOR WESTERN DANIEL SAFO EASTERN Description:(1989)
1990 Increased Agricultural Production for a Better Tomorrow. WENCHI BRONG AHAFO MAHAMA MOLI NOTHERN
1991 Sustained Agricultural Production, Hallmark of the 31st December Revolution. JUAPONG VOLTA LAWRENCE TWEREFUOR(DECEASED) EASTERN
1992 Agricultural and the Ghanaian Economy- Eleven Years in Retrospect. EJURA ASHANTI MALLAM SEIDU ABDULAI(DECEASED) UPPER WEST
1993 An Efficient Marketing System – A Booster to Sustained Agricultural and Industrial Growth. AKUSE EASTERN NANA AFORO KWAO II WESTERN Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Nana Aforo Kwao II(1993)1.jpg
1994 Food Preservation for Price Stability. WINNEBA CENTRAL NANA AGYEMAN NKWANTABISA (DECEASED) ASHANTI Description: NANA AGYEMAN NKWANTABISA
1995 Scientific Farming for High Productivity. BEDEKU GREATER ACCRA NANA KOFI GYEDU (DECEASED) ASHANTI Description: NANA KOFI GYEDU
1996 The Human Resource- A Crucial Factor in Agricultural Development. ESIAMA WESTERN GEORGE STANLEY ALOKODONGO UPPER WEST Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\George Stanley Alokodongo(1996)1.jpg
1997 Sustain Food Security – A Challenge to the Youth. BECHEM ASHANTI ABDULAI GBANDI NORTHERN Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Abdulai Gbandi1(1997).jpg
1998 Empowering the Youth for Accelerated Agricultural Growth TRADE FAIR SITE GREATER ACCRA T.F ASARE ASHANTI Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Thomas F. Asare(1998)1.jpg
1999 Effective Marketing Promotes Agricultural Production BOLGATANGA UPPER EAST JOHN K. MENSAH CENTRAL Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\John K. Mensah(1999)1.jpg
2000 Processing of Agricultural Produce – the Way Forward WA UPPER WEST BABA KUMASI UPPER EAST Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Baba Kumasi(2000)1.jpg
2001 Let Us Grow What We Eat, Eat What We Grow and Can what We Cannot. TRADE FAIR SITE GREATER ACCRA MATTEW KWASI BONSU WESTERN Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Mattew Kwasi Bonsu(2001)1.jpg
2002 Modernizing Agriculture to Enhance Rural Development. TAKORADI WESTERN BABA ABUDU TAKORA CENTRAL Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Baba Abudu Takora1(2002).jpg
2003 Enhancing Agricultural Productivity and Food Security through Improved Agri-business. CAPE COAST CENTRAL ADJEI TWUM BANDOH ASHANTI Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Adjei Twum Bandoh1(2003).jpg
2004 Food safety and Improved Nutrition for a Healthy and Active nation. HO VOLTA MADAM EFUA FRIMPONGMAA CENTRAL Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Madam Efua Frimpomaa(2004)1.jpg
2005 Agriculture Production and Productivity – The key to Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction NAVRONGO UPPER EAST EDWARD OSEI NSENKYIRE ASHANTI Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Edward O. Nsenkyire(2005)1.jpg
2006 The Youth Employment Programme – An Avenue For Sustaining Agricultural Development. NKAWIE ASHANTI MOHAMMED TETTEH GREATER ACCRA Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Mohammed Tetteh Akpa(2006)1.jpg
2007 Ghana@50: Progress and Challenges of Sustainable Agricultural Development. WA UPPER WEST ALHAJI ABDUL SALEM AKATE ASHANTI Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Alhaji Abdul Salam Akate (2007).jpg
2008 Globalisation: Its Effect on Agricultural Production in Ghana TECHIMAN BRONG AHAFO Dr. SIMON SAKU BRONG AHAFO
2009 Accelerated Agricultural Modernisation for Food Security and Economic transformation TAMALE NORTHERN DAVIES NARH KORBOE EASTERN Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Davies Narh Korboe(2009)1.jpg
2010 Grow More Food SOMANYA EASTERN BENJAMIN ADJETEY ADJEI GREATER ACCRA Description: C:\Users\Mike\Desktop\Faemers Pix\Benjamin Adjetey Adjei(2010)1.jpg
2011 Grow More Food: Research for Sustainable Agriculture AGONA- NSABA CENTRAL REGION IGNATIUS AGBO CENTRAL REGION Ignatius Agbo
2012 Grow more food: strengthening farmer based organizations for market place bargaining power ABOKOBI GREATER ACCRA LEMUEL KWASHIE MARTEY Lemuel Kwashie Martey
2013 Reducing Post – Harvest Losses for

Sustainable Food Security and Nutrition

SOGAKOPE VOLTA ALHAJI AWUDU KARIM

 

UPPER EAST
2014 Eat What you Grow SEFWI WIAWSO WESTERN GOERGE ASAMOAH AMANKWAH BRONG AHAFO
2015 Transforming Ghana: Invest in Agriculture BOLGATANGA UPPER EAST IBRAHIM MUSAH BRONG AHAFO
2016 Agriculture: A Business Response to Economic Growth KINTAMPO BRONG AHAFO ROBERT CRENSTIL CENTRAL
2017 Farming for Food and Jobs KUMASI ASHANTI PHILIP KWAKU AGYEMANG BRONG AHAFO

REGIONAL WINNER ANALYSIS AS OF NOVEMBER 2012

ASHANTI REGION 7
BRONG AHAFO REGION 5
CENTRAL REGION 5
EASTERN REGION 3
GREATER ACCRA REGION 3
NORTHERN REGION 2
WESTERN REGION 2
UPPER EAST REGION 3
UPPER WEST REGION 1
VOLTA REGION 0

HOST REGION ANALYSIS AS AT NOVEMBER 2012

REGION FREQUENCY
ASHANTI REGION 4
BRONG AHAFO REGION 4
EASTERN REGION 3
GREATER ACCRA 4
VOLTA REGION 4
WESTERN REGION 4
CENTRAL REGION 3
NORTHERN REGION 2
UPPER EAST REGION 3
UPPER WEST REGION 2