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MOFA considers compensation for Poultry farmers affected by Bird Flu

By Yvonne Atilego The Ministry of Food and Agriculture says it has put in an urgent request to Cabinet to get compensation for poultry farmers affected by the recent Bird flu disease. The Ministry last month announced the outbreak of...

No Food Shortage Expected- Agric Minister

By Yvonne Atilego. The Minister of Food and Agriculture Dr. Owusu Afriyie-Akoto has assured Ghanaians of a stable food supply. He said the food security situation is not as dire, compared to countries in the sub region asking Ghanaians not to...

Signs To Tell If Fish Is Fresh Or Not

The FDA demonstrates signs to tell if fish is fresh or not.

I will make agriculture attractive in the Bono East Region – Minister

Mr. Kwesi Adu Gyan, Bono East Regional Minister, has expressed a commitment to making agriculture attractive to the youth in the region.  He noted that the youth were the driving force for national development and needed to be empowered through...

“Akyeke” – a traditional Ghanaian Dish

Ever heard of Aky3k3, or even had a taste of it? Do you know what goes into the preparation of this finger-licking dish? GBC News takes you along the western coastline from Accra, to Aiyinase and A.B Bokazo, two communities...

CSIR develops Manual on hybrid maize seed production

 The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research has developed a Manual on hybrid maize seed production to equip seed growers with the requisite skills and resource to efficiently produce the desired quality and quantity required by farmers.     The...

Ghana joins world to mark World Food Day

Ghana today (Friday, October 16, 2020), joins the rest of the World to celebrate the 40th World Food Day at State House in Accra. This year’s theme is: “Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together.” It aims at making food systems more resilient to...

Agriculture Development Bank supports Poultry industry with GHC 23m

The Agriculture Development Bank, ADB has allocated 23 million cedis to support the Poultry industry to increase the production of broilers. The money which would be distributed among Poultry Farmers in some selected Regions is on pilot basis. Some industry...

Upper East: FDA destroys unwholesome products valued 203,181 cedis

The Upper East Regional Office of the Food and Drugs Authority, FDA, in accordance with the Public Health Act 2012, ACT 851 has destroyed quantities of unwholesome products to safeguard public health in the region. The destroyed items valued at...

RMG Ghana rolls out support programme to help farmers

An agricultural input firm, RMG Ghana Limited has rolled out an initiative known as Farmers’ Support Programme Against COVID-19. The thrust of the initiative is to enable RMG Ghana Ltd to give the necessary leg up to farmers to overcome...

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Septuagenarian Afua Akoto receives assistance from GBC

By: Beatrice Senadju GBC News has paid a surprise visit to Septuagenarian, Afua Akoto in the Ashanti Region. Afua...

GBC trains some staff of Liberian Broadcasting Service

By: Celestin Avi Some staff of the Liberian Broadcasting Service, the public broadcaster in Liberia, have ended a five-day training programme at the Ghana Broadcasting...

Oblogo M/A Basic and JHS in need of educational infrastructure

By: Oforiwa Darko The story about the quality of basic education and its impact on the future of the pupils may be good for some...

World Food Program, Japanese Govt. support Ghana’s nutrition improvement campaign with $4.5Million

By: Yvonne Atilego To support Ghana’s nutrition improvement drive, the Japanese Government and the  World Food Programme have signed a 4  point 5 million dollar Agreement. The initiative,...

Mahama in Central Region, still pushing for electoral reforms

Former President John Dramani Mahama, says even though the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was not happy with the conduct of the 2020 elections, it...