Home Tags Ministry of Food

Tag: Ministry of Food

Corn miller crwoned overall best farmer in Cape Coast Metropolis

A 52-year old Corn miller from Dahia has been crowned the overall best farmer in the Cape Coast Metropolis at the 33rd National Farmers...
farmers

Asante-Akim South Municipality reward 24 farmers

The Asante-Akim South Municipality has rewarded 24 farmers with prizes for hard work and singular contribution to the development of agriculture in the area. This...
food aid

Scaling-up Evergreen Agriculture Project kicks off

A new Food Security and Climate Change Project, dubbed, “Scaling-up Evergreen Agriculture Project” is to kick start in the Bawku West, Garu and Mion...

Yara Ghana supports farmers day with fertilizer

Yara Ghana Limited has donated GHS 25,000.00 (Twenty Five Thousand Ghana Cedis) and one hundred bags of its premium YaraMila Actyva fertilizer to the...
veterinary officers

Veterinary Services Promote Safe Handling Of Meat

Veterinary Services Department (VSD) of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) has taken steps to promote safe handling of meat at the various...
agriculture

Agriculture In Ghana Vulnerable To Climate Change

Mr Kingsley Kwako Amoako, Head of Environment and Climate Unit at the Ministry of Food and Agriculture has said Ghana needs to embrace global...
armyworms

Fall Armyworm Destroy 6,000 Hectares Maize Farm In C/R

One thousand hectares of the 6,000 hectares maize farm in the Central Region had been completely destroyed by the fall armyworm. Mr Richard Baffour Asare,...
european commission

European Commission Lift Ban On Plant Commodities

Ghanaian farmers can now resume export of all plant commodities to the European Union (EU) market from January 1st, 2018, following the European Commission’s...

Auctioneer Takes Commission For Not Working – PAC Reveals

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament has indicted Alex Smart, an Auctioneer for receiving a commission of GHC 33,000 for virtually doing no...

Workers Urged To Embrace Govt’s Policy On Agric

Mr Augustine Saakuur-Karbo, the General Secretary of the Teachers and Educational Workers Union (TEWU), on Monday urged Public and Civil Servants to embrace government’s...

Residents of Goaso Welcome Planting For Food And Jobs Campaign

Residents of Goaso in the Asunafo North Municipality have expressed optimism that the "planting for food and jobs campaign" would create "realistic jobs" and...

Nana Addo Dwelling On Solid Economic Foundation Of Mahama – MP

Mr Eric Opoku, the immediate past Brong Ahafo Regional Minister has accused President Nana Akufo-Addo’s administration of denigrating the erstwhile John Mahama Administration on...

PFAG Commission Project To Ensure Market Access

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG), has commissioned a project to ensure that farmers have access to quality inputs leading to high productivity...
The Managing Director of Yara Ghana, Mr Sergio Godoy and the Deputy minister Dr Ahmed Yakubu Alhassan with some officials looking on.

Yara Ghana supports Farmers Day celebration

Mr Sergio Godoy, Managing Director of Yara Ghana, who made the presentation in the company of Head of Africa Unit of Yara, Benhard Fonseka,...
YFM Dialogues with the Youth

Youth asked to get back on track

The Minister who is also a member of the Ghana Writers Association asked Ghanaians to be proud of their country and urged all to...
acting Chief Director of Ministry of Agriculture receiving a dummy cheque from a Rep from Dizengoff company.

Dizengoff Ghana and Obuoba Group supports farmers day

The companies are Dizengoff Ghana Limited and Obuoba Group of Companies. Mrs Elaine Arthur, Public Relations Manager of Dizengof Ghana, presented one hector drip irrigation...
Nadmo

NADMO express unhappiness with perennial flooding

He attributed the flood to the poor drainage system, unplanned settlements as well as settlements around water bodies in the Municipality. He expressed unhappiness that...
Wpid Scatteringfertilizer

National Fertilizer workshop opens in Accra

Participants are also expected to come up with appropriate recommendations that would deal with fertilizer issues as well as inform policy. The Ministry of Food...
Alhaji Ibrahim Seidu (Engineer)

NDC parliamentary aspirant promise to stand up for many

This he said would emanate from his mission to eradicate the barriers to socio-economic growth by standing up for the many and not the...
rice

Coalition for African Rice Development scheduled to take place in Accra

The meeting is expected to attract more than 20 partner organisations/institutions, six non-sub-Saharan African countries as South-South Cooperation partners, four prominent private corporations, 23...
Mrs. Angela Dannson inspecting some of the exhibitions

Stakeholders asked to aggressively market rice produced in Ghana

Mrs Dannson, who represented the Chief Director of the Ministry at the opening of the second Ghana National Rice Festival in Accra at the...

Rice farmers call for capital injection

Mr Maxwell Adu - Opoku, the coordinator in charge of the sustainable rain-fed rice production project in the Ashanti Region, speaking on behalf of...
Mr Daniel Syme

National Farmers Day To Be Held In Bolgatanga

Mr Daniel Syme, Upper East Deputy Regional Minister, announced this at the official launch of the 31st edition of National Farmers Day in Bolgatanga...
EPA Ghana

Challenges in agriculture and food insecurity

The Ministry of the Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, has appealed to research institutions and scientists to come out with new varieties of tree...
Ms Adjoba Kyiamah, Corporate and Legal Affairs Director and Mr Richard Edzeame, Supply Chain Director of ABL presenting Eagle Lager as part of the sponsorship package to Ahmed Alhassan Yakubu, Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture in charge of Crops. Looking on are the Chief Director, Mr Maurice Tanko Abisa Seidu, and Mr Benjamin Gyasi, Director at MOFA

ABL demonstrates its commitment to farmers

Ghana?s premier beverage manufacturer, Accra Brewery Limited (ABL), has joined the league of companies sponsoring the 2014 National Farmers Day event with a package...
Birim_Central_Municipal_District_logo

Birim Central MOFA,s fertilizer depot hanging

The Birim Central Municipal Directorate of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA) has appealed for support from investors to partner it to complete...
grasscutter

54 farmers equipped in grass cutter production

Mr. Joe Faalong, Upper West Regional Director of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, has appealed to the Japanese government to support the region...
leguminous crops

Linking the protein needs of poor African farmers

Increasing yields of leguminous crops is a critical component of reducing issues of poverty in the rural communities, and increasing their income levels and...

WAAPP to benefit 41 farmers in Upper Manya

The West Africa Agriculture Productivity Programme (WAAPP) is to benefit 41 farmers in the Upper Manya Krobo District. The initiative, in collaboration with the Ministry...
Dr. Kwame Addo-Kufuor (2nd right), Vice President, Corporate Affairs, AGA receiving the award from Oheneba Edusei Poku, representative of the Asantehene, looking on are AGA officials.

AngloGold Ashanti Receives Platinum Award

The Ghana Stock Exchange - listed gold miner, AngloGold Ashanti (AGA) has received a platinum award for its contribution to the development of the...