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August 22nd, 2019 / Ghana Business News

A study  conducted by the Africa RISING Project, Ghana has revealed that access to extension services, guaranteed markets for produce and poor road networks, continues to be a major problem confronting farmers in the country.

The study, “Assessing institutions enabling or constraining access to output and input markets by farm house-holds and delivery pathways for sustainable intensification technologies”, was conducted in three regions of the north.

It called for improved policies and institutional arrangements to increase participation of farming families, especially women and youth in the output and input markets and decision-making; and advocated for implementation by national government, policy makers and development partners. Read more …