Planting for Food & Jobs; figures to note as project takes off [Infographic]


The Akufo-Addo administration launched the “Planting for Food and Jobs” programme this month [ April], with the view of transforming Ghana’s agriculture sector.

The Planting for Food and Jobs is expected to be rolled out in all 216 districts across the country, and will involve the supply of farm resources such as high yielding and improved seedlings to participating farmers.

Following the announcement of the project in January, government has outlined a number of targets, and the critical component of the initial capital for the programme.

The infographic below captures some of these estimates.

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By: Delali Adogla-Bessa/citifmonline.com/Ghana



Published on 27 April 2017 | 6:00 am at Source