Ghana’s agricultural sector holds much more growth potential – World Bank

The World Bank (WB) has called for more and better investment in Ghana’s agriculture sector to help improve productivity, employment, and rural poverty reduction. In a summary of its latest country-focused report entitled Agriculture: Ghana’s Engine of Growth for Jobs Creation, the bank said due to lack of investments, the…

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Ghana to digitise land management system

Ghanaian Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia says the government is re-examining its management and use of land to add value and reap more benefits from the resource. Addressing the 2018 Land Administration Forum held in Accra on Wednesday, Bawumia said the government will digitise land title registration and management systems…

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AFGRI Ghana establishes 10 model farms to boost mechanisation

Ghanaian mechanised agricultural equipment supplier AFGRI Ghana Limited says it has established 10 model farms to teach local farmers the correct ways of using mechanised equipment to maximise on crop yields per hectare. The company, which is a leading supplier of John Deere farm equipment in Ghana, also plans to…

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Lessons from the farm for Ghana’s One District One Factory programme

By Dr. Dede Amanor-Wilks, African Center for Economic Transformation. Over Christmas, I took the opportunity to visit Asare Odometa Plantations, a farming enterprise in the Asesewa area of the Manya Krobo District in Ghana’s Eastern Region that could be a model for the government’s One District One Factory election promise. The…

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