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Food Crops

Nii Marmah Boye writes: The truth about food supply in Ghana

I always feel demoralized when I hear comments by politicians on the state of the food supply in my beloved country (Ghana). On Thursday, 23...

Kwadaso supporters advised to rally behind PC to garner more support

Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, Minister for Food and Agriculture, has called on NPP supporters in the Kwadaso Constituency to come together and rally behind...

Coconut Federation to take advantage of $15 billion coconut industry

The Coconut Federation of Ghana says it will take advantage of the various government initiatives to boost the export of the fruit. The projected global...
Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)

Smallholder farmers hail government decision to stop GMOs in Ghana

The peasant farmers association of Ghana (PFAG) has hailed government's decision to stop the adoption of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). This followed...

PFJ’s success spreads across the country

The Citizen Watch Ghana, has described recent comments by the Minister for Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto that beneficiaries of PFJ were...
A group of farmers in Sawla

We Will Restore Ghanaian Farmers Status Again

Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, Minister for Food and Agriculture (MOFA), has assured farmers that government would restore them to their former glory when farmers...
Anti Gmo

Agric Minister Say Ghana Doesn’t Need GMOs

Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, Minister for Food and Agriculture, (MOFA) Wednesday stated that Ghana does not need Genetically Modified foods because it can rely...
Alhaji Limuna Mohammed-Muniru

Ghana’s importation of key food items reduces further

He said there has been a reduction in rice importation and the importation of meat particularly, while there is a rise in the use...
Global Shea Alliance

Over 400 People To Attend Global Shea Alliance Conference

This year’s conference highlights the role that the shea industry plays in improving food security and climate-friendly agriculture and the growing influence of the...

Ketu South NDC goes to the polls today

Close to 32,637 registered members of the NDC are expected to vote in 70 centres in the Ketu- South constituency today to elect their Parliamentary...
Fiifi Kwetey, Agric Minister

MoFA receives $19 million to tackle food insecurity

Minister for Food and Agriculture (MoFA), Hon Fiifi Kwetey, who made the disclosure said the aim of the project was to help about 21,000...