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 →

Holiday Break: Decreased Support till January 8, 2020

We’ll be decreasing our support hours this holiday season to give our awesome customer service team some time off. Please be patient, allow us to refresh and connect with you next year January 08, 2020. You can always email us at: Editor@agricinghana.com Be a smart farmer in  2020. Get the news and information app. It’s now FREE and always will… Read more →

Happy Holidays from Agricinghana Media

With profound gratitude, we acknowledge your support and readership throughout 2019. We appreciate working for you and with all our distinguished Annual Institutional Partners and Clients. In the coming year, Agricinghana Media team promise you exciting and mutually beneficial products and services that will take your agribusinesses and projects a notch higher. Cheers to more successful innovations and greater publicity.… Read more →

Climate Change Effect on Ghana’s Food Security Position

Ghana’s agriculture and food systems are climate dependent and generally recognised as one of the most vulnerable sectors to climate change. Agricinghana Media desk research has recorded 4 breadbasket zones spanning Volta Region, Northern Region, Brong Ahafo Region, and Central Region currently experiencing seasonal variability of climate and rainfall. Active consultations with our Annual Institutional Partners ( AIPs) with domain… Read more →

Agricinghana Media Offers Free News App Download This Week

We are excited with individuals and corporate institutions using our news app and the invaluable feedback we’ve received. As a show of appreciation and for a limited time period, we are providing the opportunity for everyone to download this news app free from the Google Playstore. Agricinghana media quality news can be accessed with the news app even without data… Read more →

Consultancy Job-Ghana Fertiliser Platform

Background Over the past decade or so Ghana has embarked on an agenda to develop its fertilizer sector. Different initiatives have sought to improve fertilizer consumption and use through several subsidy programs for farmers and the formulation of a fertilizer policy to guide fertilizer production, marketing and quality control. The realization of a need to harmonize all these efforts has… 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: media@agricinghana.com Interested in our Annual Institutional… Read more →