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ADB to publish names, pictures of loan defaulters after 30 days

ADB to publish names, pictures of loan defaulters after 30 days

The Agricultural Development Bank (adb) has announce it will from the next 30 days begin publishing the names and pictures of all persons who have defaulted in paying back loans they took from the bank.   In the case of

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‘Mouth and Foot’ disease kills calf, affects 200 cattle in South Tongu

‘Mouth and Foot’ disease kills calf, affects 200 cattle in South Tongu

  By Stanley Awalime, GNA Dedenu (VR), Jan. 10, GNA – Dr. Jehadi Osei-Bonsu, South Tongu District Veterinary Officer said a calf has been confirmed dead and 200 cattle affected by a suspected outbreak of “mouth and foot” disease at

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Farming is not a punishment – Oforikrom MCE

Farming is not a punishment – Oforikrom MCE

The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Oforikrom, Hon. Gloria Temmah Gambrah has advised especially the youth to desist from seeing farming as a punishment. According to the MCE, gone are the days farming was mistaken to be a punishment rather

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Selorm Debrah crowned the best Veterinary Ambassador

Selorm Debrah crowned the best Veterinary Ambassador

  By Erica Apeatua Addo, GNA Takoradi (W/R), Dec 16, GNA – Mr Selorm Debrah, Veterinarian in charge of Aowin Municipality in the Western North Region, has been adjudged the best veterinary ambassador. The award was bestowed on Mr Debrah

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Retired teacher picks best farmer award in Tongo District Social Best Farmer tongo

Retired teacher picks best farmer award in Tongo District Social Best Farmer tongo

By Godfred A. Polkuu, GNA Tongo, (U/E) Dec. 7, GNA – Mr Anthony Minyella, a retired teacher was on Friday adjudged the best farmer in the Talensi District of the Upper East Region, while 15 other farmers came up in

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Low yield, disease, pests major cocoa problems – Imani

Low yield, disease, pests major cocoa problems – Imani

Cocoa A report dubbed: “Exploring Revenue Management and Producer Pricing Mechanism within Ghana’s Cocoa sector” compiled by think tank Imani Ghana, has noted that poor output, pests and diseases remain major challenges facing the cocoa sector of the Ghanaian economy.

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Local rice expensive because we use robotic scarecrows to ward off stubborn birds – AgroKings MD

Local rice expensive because we use robotic scarecrows to ward off stubborn birds – AgroKings MD

Lily Marie Deploying robotic scarecrows to ward off stubborn birds from rice farms is expensive – a major cost factor in the production of locally-grown rice – which makes it a bit more expensive than the imported brands, Ms Lily

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Forestry Commission issues alert about possible elephant invasion

Forestry Commission issues alert about possible elephant invasion

The Wildlife Unit of the Forestry Commission is cautioning communities within the Eastern Corridor about the possible invasion of wild animals, particularly elephants, of their homes. This usually happens as the animals are set to move out in search of

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Ghana to stop rice importation in next five years – AGRA

Ghana to stop rice importation in next five years – AGRA

    Ghana could stop rice importation in the next five years, according to Odiasempa Antwi Obugyei II, a rice seedling producer for the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA). He said with the right structures in place

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Yam sellers invade Accra streets

Yam sellers invade Accra streets

174 Shares Share Tweet Yam sellers are gradually taking over some principal streets of Accra in what has become a source of livelihood for many young men. Though a risky task, the able-bodied young men can be seen running and

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