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Ghana Can Boost Agricultural Development with Extension Services

Mr Theophilus Osei Owusu, Acting Director, Directorate of Agricultural Extension Services (DAES), has said an effective extension system is vital for an effective and...
farmers-day

49 Year old emerge best farmer in Talensi District

Mr Salifu Sandow, a 49 year old man from Seog in the Talensi District in the Upper East Region emerged the best District farmer...
farmers

Extension Officers Charged to Live Up to Their Task

The agric extension officers in the country have been challenged to delivery effectively on their services to farmers in Ghana. It is believe that ineffective...
MOFA

New Framework for Extension Services Coming Up

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) with support from the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development is coming out a new extension...
agriculture

Extension services in agriculture critical to Africa’s food security, poverty reduction

As Africa eyes on agriculture development as the enabler of job creation and poverty reduction, a renowned Nigerian expert has singled out real investments...
Female Farmers

PFAG Ask Government To Equip Extension Officers

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has called on government to equip the already existing extension officers with logistics to work with rather...

Ghana’s Economic Restoration Hinges On Agriculture – President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has said efforts to restore Ghana’s economy hinges around agriculture. To this end, the President has observed that a National...

President Nana Addo Paints Gloomy Picture Of Ghana’s Economy

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Tuesday, delivering his maiden State-of-the-Nation Address , painted a gloomy picture of the national economy and called for consensus...

Hopeline Institute Gives Funding To Asutuare Rice Farmers

The initiative is expected to make available ready-credit to farmers without any collateral requirements. The VSLA programme will also provide insurance, technical support, extension...

Emphasising the importance of hand washing

Mrs Theodora Adomako-Adjei, Head of Extension Services of Community Water, and Sanitation Agency, has launched the 2014 Global Hand Washing Day at La Anglican...
Veterinary

Veterinary Officers In Short Supply At Afram Plains

The Kwahu Afram Plains North and South District Agricultural Units have only five veterinary staff to ensure animal welfare and public health in the...