Ghana Agricultural News Digest – October 5, 2016

  Below are some current developments on agriculture in Africa: Media Reports Government Increases Producer Price of Cocoa Government has reviewed upwards the producer price for cocoa at a ceremony to commemorate this year's national cocoa day in Tepa in the Ashanti Region. The new price will go for GHS 475.00 per bag, 50 cedis >> Read more

Ghana Agricultural News Digest – September 19, 2016

Below are some current developments on agriculture in Africa: Media Reports USAID Donate Items worth GHC 900,000 to Boost Agriculture The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) presented tablets and other information and technology (I.T) equipment worth GHC 900,000 to the statistics, Research and Information Directorate (SRID) of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture >> Read more

Ghana Agricultural News Digest – January 11, 2016

Below are some current developments on agriculture in Africa: Agricultural Issues: USAID Donates Vehicles to Northern Regional Coordinating Council The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) presented 12 Nissan pickup vehicles to the Northern Regional Coordinating Council (NRCC) in Tamale, Ghana, on January 8, 2016. The vehicles were distributed to nine metropolitan, municipal, and district >> Read more

Ghana Agricultural News Digest – August 17, 2015

Below are some current developments on agriculture in Africa: Agricultural Issues Ghana to Host International Meeting on Agric The Global Panel on Agriculture and Food System, headquartered in the United Kingdom, will in November hold its Third Global Meeting in Accra, under the auspices of the John Agyekum Kufuor Foundation. The meeting, slated for November >> Read more

Ghana Agricultural News Digest – June 29, 2015

Below are some current developments on agriculture in Africa: Agricultural Issues WACCI Launches Vegetables Innovation Lab The West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI), has launched a Vegetables Innovation Laboratory (VIL) as part of efforts to beef up vegetable production and food security in Ghana and the sub-region. The VIL thematic areas include genetic improvement, >> Read more