25 C
Accra
Monday, August 3, 2020
No menu items!

MOFA rolls out new scheme aimed at boosting agriculture

Must Read

[PHOTOS] : Akufo-Addo registers for new voters ID card

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday 3rd August 2020, registered for the new voter ID Card, ahead of...

NSS urges end to politicisation of national service for newly-trained teachers

The National Service Scheme (NSS) has noted with utter dismay the National Democratic Congress' (NDC’s) consistent campaign of scraping...

Why soldiers were sent to Banda – GAF replies Asiedu Nketiah

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF), has explained why it deplored military personnel to the Banda area for the last...

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture, has rolled out a new scheme aimed at increasing agricultural production, to boost Ghana’s economy, with support from the Canadian International Development Agency.

The programme under the theme, “Technical Education Development for Modernising Agriculture”, which began this year, is being implemented by other research institutions including the Universities of Saskatchewan and Missouri in US.

This was announced by the Sefwi Wiawso Municipal Director of Agriculture, Kwaku Baah at a workshop in Sefwi Wiawso, the Western North Regional capital.

About 40 agricultural officers comprising Extension Agents, National Service Personnel, Attachment Students, NABCO personnel and Field Officers are undergoing training at Sefwi Wiawso.

Participants were taken through topics such as “Communication for Innovation, Change to Scientific Methods of Farming, Behavioral Change, Adult As Learners and Environmental Hygiene”.

The Municipal Director of Agriculture,Kwaku Baah, opened the workshop.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

[PHOTOS] : Akufo-Addo registers for new voters ID card

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday 3rd August 2020, registered for the new voter ID Card, ahead of...

NSS urges end to politicisation of national service for newly-trained teachers

The National Service Scheme (NSS) has noted with utter dismay the National Democratic Congress' (NDC’s) consistent campaign of scraping National Service for newly-trained tertiary...

Why soldiers were sent to Banda – GAF replies Asiedu Nketiah

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF), has explained why it deplored military personnel to the Banda area for the last phase of the mass voter’s...

New voters register to be ready by end of September – EC

The Electoral Commission (EC)  says the newly compiled voters register will be complete for the December 7 Presidential and Parliamentary Elections by the end...

GPRTU to enforce downward adjustment of transport fares

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union, GPRTU says it is aware that some of its members have refused to comply with the 10% reduction...

More Articles Like This