Reduce your Commercial Market-Oriented Farming Risk Today

Farming is hard work and it’s associated with serious investment risk. As our proud farmer, we always urge you to go for smart farming strategies. One key investment you can make to reduce any negative impact is practicing precision farming with consistent delivery of targeted advisory based on hyperlocal weather conditions in your farming area. Information (SMS) you receive are… Read more →

Hyperlocal Weather Forecast in Ghana: Abankrom

Date: Tuesday, February 04, 2020 Rural Location: Abankrom GPS Coordinates: -1.48333, 6.75 Weather Forecast: Very hot during the day (35 deg celsius) and warm at night (23 deg celsius). No rain (0% chance), wind is normal (2km) Request for bulk hyperlocal weather forecast information for your farmer organisation/cooperative to help them prioritise their farming activities. Email: developers@syecomp.com Kindly note, weather… Read more →

METSS Performance Evaluation Consultancy

MONITORING, EVALUATION AND TECHNICAL SUPPORT SERVICE (METSS II) PARTICIPATING AGENCY SERVICE AGREEMENT (PASA) REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF PROPOSAL-USAID/GHANA’S AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT AND VALUE CHAIN ENHANCEMENT (ADVANCE) II PROJECT                                                    SOLICITATION NUMBER METSS-2020-029 METSS II AND ADVANCE II Profiles: The USAID Monitoring, Evaluation and Technical Support Services II (METSS II) Project is a four-and-half year agreement between the United States Agency for International… Read more →

Farm Community Weather Forecast in Ghana: Aveyime

Date: January 29, 2020 Rural Location: Aveyime GPS Coordinates: 6.05, 0.36667 Weather Forecast: Very hot during the day (37 deg celsius) and warm at night (23 deg celsius). No rain (0% chance), wind is normal (2km). Request for hyperlocal weather forecast for your farmer organisation/cooperative to help them prioritise their farming activities. Email: developers@syecomp.com Kindly note, information delivery fee applies. Read more →

Market Oriented Agriculture Programme in Ghana- MOAP Ghana

The European Union (EU) funded MOAP programme has been designed to support auxiliary agricultural infrastructure creation and productive investments in North West Ghana. It specifically targets planning, productive use and maintenance of infrastructure through strong community involvement, capacity building of local authorities and entrepreneurs along the entire value chains. The programme also strengthens farmers’ service delivery systems. These soft outputs… Read more →

AG-STUD 2020 Launched

The third edition of the Agricultural Students Career Guidance and Mentorship Dialogue (AG-STUD) has been launched in Accra. The program which was initiated by Agrihouse Foundation in 2018 is designed to nurture Agricultural students, beginner agribusinesses and start-up’s expertise in the entire agricultural value chain, while exposing them to the dynamics of the market through education and leadership programs essential… Read more →

Approved Input Prices in 2020: Planting for Food and Jobs

The price list for the the sale of various improved seeds and fertilizers for the 2020 Planting for Food and Jobs (PfJ) program. These are the only approved prices to be paid by farmers. FERTILIZER PRICES NPK Formulation & Urea | Farmer Portion (GHS/25kg) 11-22-21+5S+0.7Zn+0.5B | 42.00 25-10-10+6S+3MgO+0.3Zn | 42.00 15-20-20+0.7Zn | 42.00 20-10-10+3S | 42.00 23-10-5+2MgO+3S+03Zn | 42.00 12-30-17+0.4Zn… Read more →

Regional EnGRAIS Project Publishes Ghana Fertilizer Value Chain Optimization Study

January 22, 2020, Accra, Ghana – The Government of Ghana (GoG), represented by the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA), commissioned IFDC and specifically the Feed the Future Enhancing Growth through Regional Agriculture Input Systems (EnGRAIS) project to analyze the country’s fertilizer value chain under the GoG’s Ghana Fertilizer Expansion Programme (GFEP). The resulting Fertilizer Value Chain Optimization Study provides… Read more →

AgJob Opportunities at Papaye Group

Papayer Group of companies is looking for energetic, hardworking, experienced, dedicated and committed males and females to fill vacancies at it’s world class recreational park at Konkonuru near Aburi-Akwapim. Job Description ¬ Agronomist/ Farm Manager Qualification A Tertiary Education Certificate with Agricultural background and proven experience in the cultivation of vegetables and other crops. ¬ Farm Hands Qualification A proven… Read more →

Climate Smart Agri financing to Boost Growth for Farmers

Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA) is an approach aimed at increasing farm productivity sustainably, taking into consideration climate change concerns and impacts. More specifically, the World Bank defines Climate-Smart Agriculture as an approach to managing landscapes, cropland, livestock, forests and fisheries, that aims to achieve three wins: (1) Increased productivity to improve food security and boost farmers incomes; (2) Enhanced resilience… Read more →

Press Release: Bootcamp for Students of Agriculture Set for March 10, 2020

Accra, January 15, 2020: The 3rd edition of the Agric Students Career Guidance and Mentorship Dialogue Boot-camp (AG-STUD) 2020 is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, March 10th to Friday, March 13th , 2020 at the Coconut Groove Hotel, Sakumono, Accra. The Agricultural Students’ Career Guidance & Mentorship Dialogue Bootcamp which, since its launch two years ago, has attracted commendation… Read more →

2020 is International Year of Plant Health. Join Us

We welcome the International Year of Plant Health (IYPH2020) with periodic rounds of informative and educational news content from Editors and journalists of Agricinghana Media and unique insights from our Annual Institutional Partners. We will be sharing experiences, insights, feelings, as well as beautiful photos about the importance of plant health in Ghana and across Africa. Additionally, we will cover… Read more →

Farm Community Weather Forecast in Ghana: Aketewia

Date: Thursday January 09, 2020 Rural Location: Aketewia GPS Coordinates: 6.53333, -0.20 Weather Forecast: Very hot during the day (33 deg celsius) and warm at night (21 deg celsius). Minimal chance of rain (28% chance), wind is normal (3km) Request for localised weather forecast for your farmer organisation/ cooperative to help them prioritise their farming activities. Email: developers@syecomp.com Kindly note,… Read more →

[Update] Ghana Agro Input Dealer Directory

Agro-input dealers in Ghana are typically owners of agro shops and agro vets across the length and breadth of the country. We are pleased to announce the availability of a spatial (location-based) directory ( data set) of agro-input shops in Ghana. This data set is localised per community, district, and region with assigned Global Positioning System (GPS) coordinates. You could… Read more →

Year 2020 Cost Card Review at Agricinghana Media

At Agricinghana Media we believe in letting our clients and partners know all relevant information about their relationship with us hence we keep you informed of all our price changes ( if any). We are pleased to inform you that all media services, including data access and agribusiness event coverage charges, remain the same in 2020. You can send us… Read more →