Category: NEWS

Holland-Ghana Pavilion Host 7 Companies at 2017 Agrofood Fair

The Holland-Ghana Pavilion at the 2017 Agro Food Fair will host 7 companies from the Netherlands seeking to invest in the Ghanaian Agriculture and Food sectors. GhanaVeg in partnership with the Netherlands African Business Council (NABC) and the Ghana Netherlands Business and Culture Council (GNBCC) will organize Matchmaking meetings with the trade investors on Tuesday December 5, 2017 at the… Read more →

Advert Promotion: Agricinghana Media Early Christmas Deals

It is that time of the year again and Agricinghana Media is here to assist you clear your shelf. From November 27, 2017 to February 27, 2018, we are offering Ghanaian agribusinesses the opportunity to promote their goods and services during the festive season. We have highly discounted packages just for that. Call the Farmer Helpline: 0500000996 or Email: Editor@agricinghana.com… Read more →

Press Release: West Africa’s Largest International Trade Show on Agriculture, Food & Beverage and Plastics

agrofood & plastprintpack West Africa 2017 featuring a record participation of 90+ exhibitors from 21 countries Largest food market in Africa still undersupplied Rising technology imports indicate massive investments and a revival of local production (Heidelberg / Accra) Organized by the German trade fair specialists fairtrade the 4th edition of agrofood & plastprintpack West Africa will take place on 05… Read more →

Queen of Denmark coming to Ghana

The Queen of Denmark, Margrethe II, will arrive in Ghana on Wednesday November 22nd 2017 at the invitation of President H.E. Nana Dankwa Akufo-Addo. The Queen’s arrival marks a crucial time when the relationship between Ghana and Denmark is changing, as Ghana has seen substantial economic growth moving them into the lower middle-income countries. The relationship is shifting from development… Read more →

Pre-Register: agrofood West Africa 2017

agrofood West Africa 2017 is getting closer and together with its partner event plastprintpack West Africa the event takes place from 05 to 07 December 2017 at the Accra International Conference Centre in Ghana. Pre-registration is free of charge, takes less than 3 minutes and provides you with a free, fast track entry to the exhibition, your personal visitor badge and a complimentary copy of the official show… Read more →

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agrofood West Africa 2017 is getting closer and together with its partner event plastprintpack West Africa the event takes place from 05 to 07 December 2017 at the Accra International Conference Centre in Ghana. A record number of 90+ exhibitors from 21 countries as well as country pavilions from Algeria, France, Netherlands, Poland and Sri Lanka have confirmed their participation.… Read more →

European Union lifts ban on Ghanaian vegetable exports

Beginning January 1, 2018, Ghanaian farmers will be able to resume exports of all plant commodities to the European Union (EU) market, a statement issued by the European Union Delegation to Ghana has assured. It follows the European Commission’s decision to lift the current ban on the exports of five plant commodities from Ghana to the European Union (EU) market… Read more →

With 2 new initiatives, AfDB’s ‘Feed Africa’ strategy takes shape

DES MOINES, Iowa — The African Development Bank is doubling down on agriculture, one of its five key priorities, with a strategy guided by business-minded agricultural development. Greater cooperation and local investment in research — and getting new technologies in the hands of farmers — is key to the continent’s agriculture and food security needs, according to the bank. In a series… Read more →

Update on Agribusiness Essay Contest 2017

We have so far received 25 impressive entries and also extended the submission deadline to give ample opportunity to other professionals and students to submit essays for consideration. We expect to receive 75 essays in total. We encourage more submissions on Topics 2, 3, and 4. Evaluators give higher scores to critical, well researched write-ups instead of scanty ideas in… Read more →

Crop Farmers and Nomadic Fulani Herdsmen in Ghana: Reflections on the 2017 Global Hunger Index

The perplexity of confrontation and conflict between the Ghanaian crop farmer and Nomadic Fulani Herdsmen (pastoralist) for control and use of natural resources: land, rangeland and water in the country will persist in the country. How can the country position itself to maximise the benefits from both key players (crop farmers and livestock producers) in the agriculture arena to avert… Read more →