Ghana: Agriculture needs practical and deliberate incentives to sustain economic growth

Many expert believe that for Ghana’s agriculture to sustain economic growth in this pandemic period, there will be the need for practical incentives to be formulated across the value chain, speakers at an agriculture conference have said. The suggestion comes … Continue reading Ghana: Agriculture needs practical and deliberate incentives to sustain economic growth

Agricultural Development Bank to allocate 50% loan portfolio to Agric

The Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) has reiterated its commitment to agricultural financing by implementing a strategic plan that will increase the share of Agricultural loans in the bank’s total loan portfolio to a minimum of 50 percent by 2022. The … Continue reading Agricultural Development Bank to allocate 50% loan portfolio to Agric

GIRSAL unveils knowledge portal to improve agric lending, investments

The Ghana Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (GIRSAL) has partnered the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) to launch a portal that provides information on agriculture to financial institutions to aid them in loan assessments relating to … Continue reading GIRSAL unveils knowledge portal to improve agric lending, investments