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Ghana's political parties

Include Nutrition and Post-harvest losses in Party Manifestoes

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Mr Emmanuel Wullingdool, a development worker in the Upper East Region, has urged political parties to include nutrition and post-harvest losses in their manifestoes,...
Farmer

Post-harvest losses still a challenge in Ghana- Study

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Smallholder farmers in the country still experience as high as 30 percent post-harvest losses, mostly through spoilage and theft, a study titled Smallholder Market...
Farmer

Agricultural extension officers trained on post-harvest losses

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Mr Daniel Kwabena Adjei, Sekyere Afram Plains District Director of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), has reiterated the government's commitment to address post-harvest losses in...
nutrition

Nutrition and post-harvest losses sub-committee inaugurated in East Gonja

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An 11-member Nutrition and Post-harvest losses sub-committee to support the implementation of policies on addressing issues of nutrition and post-harvest losses in the East...
A group picture of participants with the Deputy Minister.

We must Begin to take post-harvest losses with all seriousness

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The Upper West Regional Deputy Minister, Mr Issahaku Amidu Chinnia, has impressed upon stakeholders to contribute their quota in fighting post-harvest losses to guarantee...
The structure of the 1D1W project.

Ghana Government takes measures to cut post-harvest losses

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A 1,000-metric ton capacity warehouse is being constructed under One District One Warehouse initiative in the Wa East District of the Upper West Region...

National Best Farmer recieves US$100,000

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Fifty (50)-year Philip Kwaku Agyemang from the Dormaa West District in the Brong-Ahafo Region, has been adjudged the National Best Farmer for the year. For...
farmers

20 farmers honored for outstanding contribution

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Twenty-one (21) farmers in the Kumasi Metropolis have been honored with prizes for outstanding contribution to the growth of agriculture in the metropolis. They received...
cocoa

Cargill Retreats Commitment To Improve Cocoa Sector

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Stakeholders in the cocoa industry have pledged their support to Cargill in its bid to adopt sustainable ways of improving the cocoa sector and...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Ghana Institution of Surveyors Salute Nana Addo

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The Ghana Institution of Surveyors (GhIS) salutes Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo, the President Elect, and the New Patriotic Party for winning the 2016 Presidential...
farmers

Post-harvest technologies help Kenyan farmers reduce yields loss

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Kabazi Jua Kali Youth Group based in southwest Kenya's Nakuru county is one of them making mobile metal silos from stainless iron sheets. ...
An exhibitor from Amiran Kenya sets his fresh produce during the Annual Naivasha Horticulture Trade Fair held in Naivasha, Nakuru County recently. Kenyan fruits and vegetables face ban in the EU market due to failure to meet set regulations. Photo: Antony Gitonga/Standard

Nigeria develops new food storage facility

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The new storage facility, being developed by the Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute, would save the West African nation at least 8 billion U.S....
Foodstuff

WIAD Seeks Market For Locally Grown Food Stuff

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She said the locally grown food are very nutritious and healthy for consumption and consuming them will also help farmers to avoid post-harvest losses. Ms...
Farmers

SADA supports Farmers? Day celebration

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The Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA), has donated 69 corn shellers to the Regional and District Directors of Agriculture within the SADA zone as...

Yam produce to boom in Ghana

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The European Union (EU) and United Kingdom research institutions in Ghana are to cut post harvest losses of yams, estimated at 60 per cent...
Post-Harvest Losses

Ghana Urged To Scale Down Post-Harvest Losses

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Prof William Otoo Ellis, Vice Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has urged Ghana to scale up efforts at...

To check post-harvest losses investor support is needed

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The Vice President Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur has called for more investor support for the agricultural sector for increased yield and reduction in post-harvest losses. According...