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10,000 cashew seedlings distributed to farmers in North Gonja

IMG-20180806-WA0016 Lansah Lolly: Farmers in the North Gonja District of the Northern Region have received cashew seedlings to improve and increase cashew production in the area. The beneficial farmers, 100 from various farming communities across the district received 10,000 seedlings of cashew under the planting for export and industrlization policy. ...

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Fulani herdsmen burnt 70 acres rice farm in Sakori

Large_bonfire Hamza Lansah Lolly: Some Fulani herdsmen have alleged to have burnt down about 70 acres of rice farm in Sakori near Janga in the West Mamprusi district of the Northern Region. The fire started early hours of Wednesday but before farmers could reach the farm the fire has engulfed ...

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320 dams in 64 districts coming – Akufo-Addo


  As part of efforts to promote all-year-round cropping in Ghana, 320 small dams and dugout in 64 districts in the Northern Region have been earmarked to be developed under the One-Village-One-Dam project, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said. The dam initiative is a campaign promise by the New ...

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FB_IMG_1512164512130 Ndung Amin: The Mion District of the Northern Region this morning joined the rest of the country to celebrate this year’s 33rd Farmers Day at Zakpalsi in the Mion district. The National Farmers Day is a programme marked each year to honour gallant Farmers and Fishermen in Ghana. Speaking ...

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New rice variety to be cultivated in the north


Source: ::::::::::: The Northern Regional Minister has called on rice farmers in the region to take advantage of newly introduce rice variety to increase the yields and expand their production. The new variety of rice was introduced by the Jiangxi Academy of Agricultural Science from China to help farmers ...

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ADB wins Award in Agri-Finance


Agricultural Development Bank (adb) has been adjudged the best bank in Agri-Finance in Ghana for the year 2015 by Banker Africa. The annual Banker Africa award is a continent-wide assessment open to all banks and financial institutions in Africa with the aim of recognising outstanding performance and excellence in the ...

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