The fifth phase of Agriculture Development Bank and the Agence Francaise de Development Rubber Outgrower plantation project has been launched in Accra. The project that is estimated at a total sum of 17.7 million Euros is geared toward the production of 8000 hectres of rubber The fifth phase of the project, deemed to be the most critical saw the two parties put pen to paper on the release of a concessional loan covering the cost of the project
Non-Governmental Organization promoting sustainable Agriculture in Northern Ghana, , TRAX Ghana, has charged Municipal and District Assemblies to lend the needed support in the cultivation the Orange Flesh Sweet Potatoes (OFSP).
This call was made by the Director of Trax Ghana, Mr Vincent Subbey who emphasized the need to equip farmers in the production of the crop. He was addressing a gathering at a conference held on the theme: “Promoting Orange Flesh Sweet Potato for food security, health and income.