Prices of agricultural commodities at major markets in Tema go up in September

Prices of foodstuff at major markets in Tema and its environs go up in the first week of September picking up from the unpredictable activities in August where commodity prices fluctuated. Ghana News Agency survey conducted in major markets in … Continue reading Prices of agricultural commodities at major markets in Tema go up in September

Lack of storage facilities still a major problem for farmers – Study

The aged-old lack of prescribed storage facilities for foodstuff, resulting in post-harvest losses remains a barrier to the growth of the agriculture sector, a multi-country study in Ghana and Kenya has revealed. The study, which sought to analyse market challenges … Continue reading Lack of storage facilities still a major problem for farmers – Study

Agric Commodity Market: Overview of the cherry market in Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Georgia

According to EastFruit analysts, the cherry season is in full swing in the countries of Central Asia and is just beginning in Georgia. In Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, the season started later than usual while in Georgia the season started at … Continue reading Agric Commodity Market: Overview of the cherry market in Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Georgia

Agric Commodity Market: Overview of global tomato market

In the Netherlands and Belgium, the unlighted tomato production is underway. Around Easter, prices were still at a high level, but increasing volumes may start to put pressure on the market. Italy also had a good week. There has been a great demand for tomatoes, especially from Germany. The Spanish season is coming to a close within 6 weeks and, in general, prices have been on the low side. South Africa is dealing with shortages due to the impact of heavy rains and Mexico doesn’t yet have great volumes available either. The Netherlands: What will happen in the market after … Continue reading Agric Commodity Market: Overview of global tomato market