Category: Conference

Ghana Federation of Forest and Farm Producers Launched

The Ghana Federation of Forest and Farm Producers (GhaFFaP) has been launched in Accra on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Swiss Spirit Alisa Hotel, Accra. Under the theme: Building Inclusive Communities, Climate Resilience and Poverty Alleviation, the federation launch event seeks to promote the interest of forest and farm producers in the country. Membership of the federation is drawn from… Read more →

Tackling Deforestation is “Our Common Vision” – Tropical Forest Alliance (TFA)

Tropical Forest Alliance, a partnership of over 160 international institutions, recently staged a project strategy design workshop at Mensvic Hotel in Accra.  The workshop aimed at exploring a project baseline and a draft landscape assessment of the Ghana Cocoa  Forest REDD+ Program (GCFRP) of the Forestry Commission. At the workshop held on December 12, 2019 in Accra, to undertake a strategic review… Read more →

agrofood and Plastprintpack WestAfrica 2019 Event Kicks Off Today

The 6th agrofood and Plastprintpack West Africa 2019 begins today at the Accra International Conference Centre ( AICC) with a mix of exciting exhibitions and conference sessions. It’s FREE entry and participation! The conference component will offer topical discourse on food processing value chain, finance and agrofood packaging. Farmer Helpline: 0500 000 996 Email: Interested in our Annual Institutional… Read more →

6th Agrofood & Plastprintpack West Africa: Dec 10-12, ACCRA

Record-setting seven national pavilions and a top level conference program on Food processing value chain, Finance and Packaging Only a few weeks to go until the 6th edition of agrofood & plastprintpack West Africa. The exhibition takes place from 10-12 December at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC). Pre-registration as visitor recommended for a fast-track FREE entry! Exciting Market Prospects… Read more →

CEO of SyeComp Invited as Distinguished Speaker at AfDB’s Conference on Land Policy in Africa

The Co-founder/CEO of SyeComp has been invited by the African Development Bank (AfDB) as Distinguished Speaker at the Land Policy Conference in Africa from 25th to 29th November in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. The Land Policy Conference in Africa is one of the continent’s most critical knowledge-sharing event. The inaugural edition was held in 2014, followed by a second conference in… Read more →

Ignite 2019 Launched in Ghana with Amazing African Women in Agribusiness

Sixteen (16) amazing women in agribusiness from nine countries are in Ghana for IGNITE 2019, a 3-week in-residence mentoring and strategic support programme organized by GuzaKuza, a dynamic women-led organization. At a press launch, the Team Leader, Nana Adjoa Sifa, shared how inspired she was with their presence in Ghana, joining a cohort of awesome Igniters. Implemented in partnership with… Read more →

Pre-Register: Agrofood & Plastprintpack West Africa 2019

The visitor registration for agrofood & plastprintpack West Africa 2019 coming off in Ghana from December 10-12 has opened: Admission to the event is free of charge. The organizer recommends visitors to pre-register online in order to avoid queues and to secure themselves a free, fast track entry to the exhibition, a personal visitor badge and a complimentary copy of… Read more →

Macfrut 2020, registrations are now open

The promotional campaign of the 37th edition of Macfrut, the trade fair for the fresh produce industry to be held in May 2020 in Rimini (Italy), has begun. International missions are underway and early booking is now available Cesena, 8th October 2019 – Registrations are now open for the next edition of Macfrut, the international fruit and vegetable trade fair… Read more →

The 9th Annual Pre-Harvest Conference and Exhibition opens today in Tamale

Wednesday, September 25, 2019, Tamale:  The 9th Annual Pre-Harvest Conference and Exhibition will open today targeting at least 3,000 participants visiting the Aliu Mahama Sports Stadium in Tamale. In a press release issued from the city of Tamale by the organizing company, Agri-house Foundation, preparations is complete for the annual agricultural event. “Everything is now in place for staging one of… Read more →

We will ensure smallholder farmers get paid well-Ghana Commodity Exchange (GCX)

The Assistant Manager, Membership and Business Development at the Ghana Commodities Exchange (GCX), Joseph Anum Nai, says his outfit is working hard to ensure that farmers are well paid for their farm produce. He said the provision of warehousing facilities, proper packaging of these farm products, and connecting them to the right market by his organization will enable farmers trade… Read more →

Ecobank Supports Pre-Harvest Agribusiness Event in Tamale

Ecobank Ghana has linked its consistent support for the Annual Pre-Harvest Conference and Exhibition to its belief in the potential of Ghana’s agricultural sector to transform the economy. Head of Small and Medium Enterprises at Ecobank, Mr. Kingsley Adofo-Addo, made this statement at a recently held pre-event media briefing for the 9th Annual Pre-Harvest Conference and Exhibition coming up in… Read more →

6th Commercial Farm Africa 30-31 Oct, 2019 – Nairobi, KENYA

Officials, Plantation Owners, Tech Companies and Funding Agencies to Attend 6th Commercial Farm Africa in Nairobi Financial accessibility, cost competitiveness in agribusiness transformation mainly in Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania, as well as use of precision farming, hydroponic systems are just some of the highlights at CMT’s 6th Commercial Farm Africa, in Nairobi on 30-31 October, 2019. The leading agribusiness conference in… Read more →

Use modern technologies and drought resistant crops to minimize climate change impact: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

The Co-chair for Commission on New Climate Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says the use of modern technologies and drought resistant crop varieties are some of the surest ways to minimize the climate change menace facing Africa’s agricultural sector. This according to her will help reap the most out of the sector despite the challenges it is faced with. Mrs Okonjo-Iweala who… Read more →