Farmers in Africa are getting older and younger ones are not interested in filling the gap, leaving uncertain future as many farms are concentrated in the hands of older farmers.
Category Archive: Youth in Agriculture
Ghana’s Minister of Food and Agriculture, Mr Kwesi Ahwoi on Monday said making agriculture attractive to the youth, through modernisation remained a top priority of the Government.
Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has called on African governments to adopt policies to modernise agriculture and make it attractive for the youth and the educated.
Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has called on African governments to adopt policies to modernize agriculture to make it attractive for the youth and the educated.
Ghana is to benefit from 3.5 million US Dollars fund from the United States (US) for the training of in and out-of-school youth in farming.
Accra, Nov 11, GNA – Nii Armah Asheitey, Greater Accra Regional Minister, on Friday called on the youth to go into agriculture as a full time business to reduce poverty and hunger in the country.