3rd Edition of Miss Agriculture Ghana is Launched

The 3rd edition of Miss Agriculture Ghana was Saturday September 7 launched at the Empire State hotel bringing twenty (20) brilliant women with different agriculture backgrounds from the South to the North of the country together for this year’s contest. Madam Paulina Addy, Director at Women in Agricultural Development (WIAD) Department of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture commended the… Read more →

Kosmos Strives to Solve Ghana’s Agricultural Value Chain Challenges

The Pre-harvest event aligns with Kosmos’ vision of solvingchallenges in the agricultural sector.– George Sarpong, Director Corporate Affairs, Kosmos Kosmos Energy’s Corporate Affairs Director, George Sarpong, has said that the 9th Annual Pre-harvest Conference and Exhibition aligns with the global oil giant’s vision for Ghana’s agriculture sector. Mr. Sarpong made this revelation in a response to a set of questions… 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 →

Local Weather Forecast: Walewale

Date: Friday, September 06, 2019 Location of Farming Community: Walewale GPS Coordinates: 10.35000, -0.85000 Weather Update: Hot during the day (32 degrees celcius) and warm at night (23 degrees celcius). It will rain (73% chance), wind is normal (3km). Subscribe* for local farming weather forecast update for your Farmer-Based Organisation (FBO) or Farmer-Based Cooperative (FBC) by sending a mail to:… Read more →

Local Weather Forecast: Hohoe

Date: Monday September 02, 2019 Location of Farming Community: Hohoe GPS Location: 7.1500, 0.4666 Weather Update: Hot during the day (30 degrees celcius) and warm at night (22 degrees celcius). It will rain (91% chance), wind is normal (2km). Subscribe* for local farming weather forecast update for your Farmer-Based Organisation (FBO) or Farmer-Based Cooperative (FBC) by sending a mail to:… Read more →

Agrihouse Stages 9th Pre-Harvest Agribusiness Exhibition and Conference in Tamale: September 25-27

Theme: Market Accessibility: The Structured and Sustainable Pathway The 9th Pre-harvest Agribusiness Exhibition and Conference Event is scheduled to take place from September 25-27, 2019 at the Aliu Mahama Sports Stadium, Tamale. This event, adjudged the Agribusiness event of the Year, 2018, promotes business partnerships among the various value chain actors and policy-makers. Media Briefing At a press briefing for… Read more →

Job Opportunity: Farm Manager, Tradeline Farms

Tradeline Farms is an integrated agribusiness company into production and aggregation of food commodities across Ghana and Southern Africa. The company is securing 10,000 acres of farmlands in 200 acre- blocks and is seeking the services of farm managers to manage the various farms. This forms part of its Youth in Agribusiness Program (YAP) and graduate in- grower scheme. Location… Read more →

Aerial Spraying of Crop Farms in Ghana. Is it Safe?

There has been increasing attention towards the benefits and huge potential in adopting aerial spraying of crop farms in Ghana by medium to large scale commercial farm owners. It is also of huge interest to smallholder farmers undertaking block farming schemes as well. Agricinghana Media has also been one of the lead promoters of crop spray services in Ghana. Now… Read more →

EOI: Consultancy Services to Partner an International Research Organisation

SOLIDARIDAD WEST AFRICA EXPRESSION OF INTEREST Consultancy Services to Partner an International Research Organisation on Key National Performance Indicators and Monitoring Protocol for the National Initiatives for Sustainable and Climate Oil Palm Smallholders ( NISCOPS) Programme 1. Background Solidaridad West Africa (SWA) is a not-for- profit organization based in Accra, Ghana. Established in 2005, SWA is part of the Solidaridad… Read more →

African Palm Oil Industry Moves for a Sustainable Balance Between Conservation and Development

Accra, GHANA – Wednesday August 21, 2019: Close to 200 delegates came together today for Africa’s third Sustainable Palm Oil Conference, hosted by the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and Proforest, to discuss the urgent need for a long-term sustainable development plan for oil palm production in Africa. As RSPO’s presence increases with certified members in over 15 countries… Read more →

Blessed Eid AI-Adha

Eid Mubarak! From all of us at Agricinghana Media, we wish you a celebration filled with blessings and goodness. #EidAIAdha About Eid al-Adha: Eid al-Adha or Eid Qurban, also called the “Festival of the Sacrifice”, is the second of two Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year. It honours the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son as an act of… Read more →

Achieving optimum yields, food security and zero poverty: Are pollinators forgotten?

The drive to attain food security and increased yields have necessitated several interventions, strategies and practices by research institutions, government agencies, private sector actors and funding agencies, all in the name of achieving zero poverty. It seems that certain critical thinking and/or areas are still left untouched. Good agronomic practices, improved seeds, precision agriculture through digitization, private sector inclusion and… Read more →

Call for Applications: Miss Agriculture Ghana 2019

Yes, Ready for the 3rd edition of the *Miss Agriculture Ghana* Agro pageant 2019? Join the audition train!🚋🚋🚋🚋 Are you a young lady between the ages of 18-35 years, student or worker with interest in Agriculture? Do you have an innovative project or idea that can boost the interest of women in Agriculture and create more jobs? Simple; this is… Read more →