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GhaffaP incubation service to address challenges of smallholder farmers

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Mr Charles Nyaaba, Head of Programmes and Advocacy, Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana has encouraged smallholder farmers to take advantage of the Ghana Federation...
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Support smallholder farmers to improve food production

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The COVID-19 pandemic is not only a major public health concern but also a threat to global food security which has the potential to...
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Budget review must address post-harvest, climate, nutrition and pastoral issues

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Ahead of this year’s mid-year budget review, the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG), together with its partners have called on government to ensure...
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It is time for greater government support for farmers

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The COVID-19 pandemic is not only a major public health concern but also a threat to global food security which has the potential to...
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Greater attention required for Agriculture, CSOs tell government

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A group of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) operating in the Agricultural value chain are urging government to use the sector as a pivot to...
organic agriculture

Anchor Ghana’s post-COVID recovery on agriculture, CSOs urge govt

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG), SEND GHANA, the International Budget Partnership (IBP), the Voice for Change Partnership Program, GROW partners and like-minded...
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Ghana needs a special Agriculture Sector Investment Fund

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) and SEND GHANA have urged government to set up an Agriculture Sector Investment Fund to help address...
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Ghana’s economic recovery will depend on agriculture

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Over the years, the Agriculture sector has suffered resource constraints for achieving food security and this needs to be addressed as Ghana gets ready...
One-Village One-Dam

One-Village, One-Dam: 437 small earth dams at various stages of completion

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Government, on Wednesday, refuted claims by the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana that 90 per cent of dams under ' One-Village, One-Dam' initiative cannot...
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Ghana: Scale up agriculture spending in 2020 mid-year budget

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) and SEND GHANA have called on the government to scale up agriculture spending and prioritise the sector...
Economics Post Covid

Ministry of Food and Agriculture developing post-COVID-19 strategy

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The Ministry of Food and Agriculture is in the process of developing a Post Covid-19 strategy to be aligned with government’s COVID-19 response programme. The...
One-Village One-Dam

Change IVID to one district-one dam – PFAG

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has called on government to change the current “one village, one dam (1V1D)” initiative to “one district,...
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COVID-19: PFAG advocates stimulus package for smallholder farmers

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has called on the government to roll out a different stimulus package targeting smallholder farmers to revamp...
Pfag Supports Rural Farmers With Ppes

PFAG supports rural farmers with PPEs

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG), has presented Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to 22 Districts Department of the Ministry of Agriculture. ...
Ppe Donation

COVID-19: PFAG donates PPEs to rural farmers and trains Extension Officers

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG), has presented Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) including face masks, veronica buckets, hand sanitisers, tissue papers, liquid soap,...
Ghana Federation Of Forest And Farm Producers Ghaffap

Forest and farm producers are critical agents for a healthy planet – GhaFFaP

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The Leadership of the Ghana Federation of Forest and Farm Producers (GhaFFaP) has acknowledged the central role of the forest in ensuring sustainable...
Rice Farm

There are still challenges in the rice production sector- Farmers

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has pledged its support for efforts being made to improve the agricultural sector towards achieving nutritional and...
Rice Farm

PFAG calls on government to adopt proactive measures for the rice sector

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG),has recommended a complete ban on the importation of rice into the country to secure the local...
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PFAG demands aggressive commitment to transform agriculture

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has emphasised the need for commitment backed by adequate funding to help transform the country's agricultural sector...
pastoral policy

Peasant, cattle farmers present Pastoral Policy to government

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) and the Ghana National Association of Cattle Farmers have presented the Ghana Pastoral Development Policy and Strategy...
Peasant Farmers present Pastoral policy document to government

Peasant Farmers present Pastoral policy document to government

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A 42-page policy to help bring an end to the perennial conflicts between cattle and crop farmers in the country has been presented to...

PFAG partners CIKOD to launch movement for Agroecology

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The Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Organisational Development (CIKOD) has launched the 'National Movement for Agroecology' to enhance sustainable food systems in the country. Agroecology...

No post-harvest management services in Kassena Nankana Municipality

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Small holder farmers in several communities in the Kassena Nankana Municipal Assembly of the Upper East Region are decrying the absence of post-harvest loss...

OSIWA assesses impact of Agric investment in Ghana

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A team from Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) led by Mr. Ibrahim Ansu Bangura, Economic Governance Officer, has paid a working visit...
GMO Crops

Local Seeds Farmers Will Become Jobless with The Introduction of GMOs

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The Leadership of the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) on Monday said the introduction of GMOs will not only deprive the country of...
Peasnat Farmers and Parliamentary Committee

Peasant Farmers and Parliamentary Committee Discuss Sustainable Farming

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) with its partners have met the parliamentary select committee on Food, Agriculture and Cocoa Affairs to propose...
Peasnat Farmers and Parliamentary Committee

Farmers meet Parliamentary Committee over sustainable farming

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The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG), Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Organisational Development (CIKOD) and its partners have met the parliamentary select committee on...
Anti Gmo

Ghana’s Agric Minister bows to anti GMO pressure

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Ghana does not need genetically modified organism (GMO) to ensure food sufficiency and security, as the knowledge it has accumulated in the discovery of...
Stop gmo vector illustration. Creative concept with stop GMO slogan and wheat plants.

GM crops won’t help Ghanaian farmers

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The UK's environment minister says GM crops will help combat hunger in developing countries.  But Owen Paterson is wrong Last week we heard that Owen...
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PFAG Members Schooled on Decentralisation and Local Governance

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Stakeholders in agriculture at the local level have undergone a training on decentralisation and local governance to understand the workings of District Assemblies to...