Posts for tag "ghana"

02 Apr 2020

Wassa-East farmers happy with the supply of massive farm inputs

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Farmers in the Wassa-East District have expressed their heartfelt gratitude to the District Chief Executive (DCE) Mr.Wilson Arthur for being instrumental in the massive supply of basic farm inputs to boost Agriculture in the area.

According to them, the supply of Fertilizers and nursing seedlings from the government have become a major boost to the planting for food and jobs programme.

In a random sampling exercise, a cross section ...

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29 Mar 2020
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Cocoa farmers in Wassa-East receive 19,550 Bags of fertilizers from Cocobod

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Cocobod has donated a total of 19,550 bags of Cocoa Aduane Fertilizers for onward distribution to the Daboase Cocoa Farmers Cooperative Union(DCFCU).

The District Chief Executive (DCE), Mr. Wilson Arthur received the Fertilizers on behalf of the farmers from the Western Regional Manager of Cocobod, at Daboase in the Western Region.

The DCE advised Cocoa farmers in the area to apply through their respective Cooperatives/Groups to be ...

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11 Mar 2020
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Kpando MP Donates 100 Bags Of Fertilizer To Female Farmers To Mark International Women’s Day

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The Member of Parliament(MP) for Kpando constituency, Mrs Della Sowah, has distributed organic fertilizers to female farmers within Kpando as part of commitment to empowering women.

The Gbofe Norvisi female farmers group which grow variety of food crops in the Kpando constituency received 100 bags of fertilizers.

The donation, according to Hon Della Sowah form part of activities to celebrate the 2020 International Women’s Day in the constituency ...

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22 Jan 2020
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Africa’s producing more fertilizer, but it’s still not getting to all farmers

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For decades, fertilizer was too expensive for African farmers. It had to be imported, and transportation into the continent was expensive. 

Now, though, Africa is turning a corner toward producing fertilizer locally. A Moroccan company has signed a nearly $4 billion deal to build a fertilizer plant in Ethiopia. A Danish company is helping the Democratic Republic of Congo build a $2.5 billion fertilizer plant. The African Development Bank ...

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12 Dec 2019

Ghana, Morocco unveil biggest fertilizer programme

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Ghana and the Kingdom of Morocco have launched a historic soil mapping and fertilizer expansion cooperation programme.

The programme dubbed the Ghana Fertilizer Expansion Programme and launched in Accra on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, is between the Ministry of Food and Agriculture and the OCP Foundation of Morocco.

Over the last one year, the partners signed a number of agreements that seek to advance fertilizer development and expansion activities to ...

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