Friday, May 27, 2022

Food

Crop Care Ghana calls for support for farmers

'Crop Care Ghana', a Farmer Support Organization helping farmers with improved seeds and fertilizer to produce food to feed the nation and for export is handicapped with the spread of Covid-19. Chief Executive of 'Crop Care' William Ahiadormey told Radio...

Vulnerable feeding approach is a recipe for disaster

The Chamber for Local Governance (ChaLoG) says the handling and distribution process adopted by government officials for sharing food to the vulnerable in lockdown areas is a recipe for spreading COVID-19. According ChaLoG “this is because the much touted WHO...

Volta Region: Coronavirus misinformation keep farmers away from farms

Ghana's Partial lockdown is in day five with mixed concerns about the country's food security. While the Agriculture Minister has cautioned Ghanaians to stop panic buying because there is enough food in the system, misinformation in areas like the Volta...

GNCFC calls for intensive monitoring of coastal fishing areas

A National Executive Member of the Ghana National Canoe Fishermen Council, GNCFC Joojo Solomon, has called for intensive monitoring of coastal areas, especially those bordering neighbouring countries, to prevent Ghanaian fishermen in other countries, from sneaking into the country. Mr....

Fumigation of markets to be extended nationwide

The fumigation of markets and other public places is to be extended nationwide to reduce the spread of Corona Virus. Markets such as Agbobgloshie, Kantamanto, Malata, Kaneshie and other markets under the AMA will be closed for fumigation Monday as...

Ways to boost your immune system against coronavirus

Eating the right food and feeding your body with certain foods may help boost your immune system. Coronavirus has been declared a pandemic and we need to take measures to protect ourselves against the virus. A strong Immune system will always...

Veterinary Service under MOFA to destroy one of four containers of unwholesome poultry products Today

A container reported to be containing poultry products contaminated with salmonella bacteria is being kept at the State warehouse to be destroyed today. The container is part of four containers of unwholesome poultry products, belonging to Perez Frozen Foods and...

Warehouse to support 20,000 farmers in Juaben

The Juaben Food Bank, a Ghanaian agro-processing company, has constructed a warehouse to support about 20,000 farmers in Juaben and its environs in the Ashanti Region. The 1,000-tonne capacity facility, which has been constructed under the One district, One factory...

Health Benefits of Mushrooms

Most varieties of mushrooms are low in calories, full of Vitamin D and packed with healthy antioxidants. It is believed that in ancient Egypt, mushrooms were retained for the royalty, and the ancient Romans thought that mushrooms could give...

There are still challenges in the rice production sector- Farmers

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has pledged its support for efforts being made to improve the agricultural sector towards achieving nutritional and food security in the country. The National President of PFAG, Mr Abdul- Rahman Mohammed, said the...

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Nsawam-Adoagyiri MP unhappy with Rt. Hon. Bagbin’s decision to block €75m COVID-19 loan agreement

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The Majority Caucus in Ghana’s Parliament has described, as unfortunate, the directive from the Speaker for...

3rd edition Senior High Schools’ renewable energy challenge launched

By Mabel Annang To help promote the use of renewable energy, the Ministry of Energy intends distributing three million...

Speaker Bagbin bares teeth at Majority Leader, others… warn them not ‘counter his ruling or what I say again’

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin today took some Members of Parliament...

Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park to be closed down for renovation

There will be a temporary closure of the Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park with effect from Friday, 27th of May, 2022 for major...