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Volta Was the Stand of Attraction at 2018 Farmers’ Day-Minister Boasts

Volta Was the Stand of Attraction at 2018 Farmers’ Day-Minister Boasts

Volta Regional Minister, Dr Archibald Yao Letsa has boasted of his region’s performance in the agriculture sector making it the centre of attraction at the recently held National Farmers’ Day in Tamale, Northern Region. According to Dr Letsa, participants at

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Agriculture Is the Way to Go-Youth Told

Agriculture Is the Way to Go-Youth Told

A business incubation hub in the Volta Region, Ho Node Hub in partnership with Ho Municipal National Service Personnel Association (NASPA) has organised a day’s agribusiness dubbed “So you want to farm” to motivate young ones to venture into the

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V/R: North Dayi Rewards its Hardworking Farmers

V/R: North Dayi Rewards its Hardworking Farmers

The North Dayi District Assembly in the Volta Region has rewarded some dedicated farmers at the e2018 Farmers’ Day celebration held at Wusuta. The durbar on Friday to mark the 34th Farmers’ Day celebration under the chairmanship of President of Wusuta

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Akufo-Addo announces 24 scholarships for farmers’ children

Akufo-Addo announces 24 scholarships for farmers’ children

The government has announced a package of 24 scholarships for children of farmers and fishermen to pursue higher education.This was announced by President Nana Akufo-Addo during a speech on Friday, 7 December 2018 to mark the 34th National Farmers’ Day

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60-yr-old graduate wins National Best Farmer 2018

60-yr-old graduate wins National Best Farmer 2018

A 60-year-old farmer from the Nkoranza South District of the Brong Ahafo Region, James Obeng Boateng, has been crowned the overall National Best Farmer for 2018. Mr Boateng was rewarded with a cheque for GHS 480,000 in addition to other

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No Regional celebration of Farmers’ Day

No Regional celebration of Farmers’ Day

National Coordinator, National Farmers’ Day Secretariat, Mr Philip Osei-Nkrumah, has said that there will be no regional celebration of the 2018 National Farmers’ Day. The decision to cancel the Regional celebrations was due to the fact that more funds were

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Farmers tired of Farmers’ Day, want better prices not prizes

Farmers tired of Farmers’ Day, want better prices not prizes

The national holiday to celebrate farmers and fisherfolks in Ghana is less than 24 hours away. But farmers and fishermen feel patronised, General Secretary of the General Agricultural Workers’ Union has said. Painting his picture of patronised farmers, Mr.Edward Kareweh said

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2018 Volta Region Best Farmer dies ahead of Farmers’ Day

2018 Volta Region Best Farmer dies ahead of Farmers’ Day

A 46-year-old best farmer awardee for the 2018 National Farmers’ Day celebration to be held today, Friday, 7 December at Tamale in the Northern Region, has died.The deceased, Mr Issah Nayawu, is one of the award winners from the Volta

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Today is Farmers’ Day

Today is Farmers’ Day

Today, Friday, 7 December, marks Ghana’s 34th National Farmers’ Day celebration.National Farmers’ Day is commemorated each year to honour Ghanaian farmers and fishermen. The occasion is also used to acknowledge the vital position farmers and fishermen occupy in the nation’s

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Farmers’ Day budget meagre – Agric Minister

Farmers’ Day budget meagre – Agric Minister

Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto has bemoaned the lack of funds for this year’s National Farmers’ Day celebration.According to him, the ministry had to depend on sponsorship from corporate Ghana and other development partners to ensure

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