Int. Fertilizer Development Center, EBID Collaborate to improve soil health in West Africa

An independent non-profit organization, International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) to collaborate in improving soil health and plant nutrition in West Africa. IFDC is a … Continue reading Int. Fertilizer Development Center, EBID Collaborate to improve soil health in West Africa

A look at West Africa’s biggest Greenhouse Village in Ghana boosting agriculture

Globally, there is a concerted effort to boost agriculture production through all year farming and considerable reduction in post-harvest losses. As such, enhanced farming methods and best agricultural practices have been adopted to increase crop yield. In Africa, the agriculture … Continue reading A look at West Africa’s biggest Greenhouse Village in Ghana boosting agriculture

Key NORC report on child labour within cocoa supply reveals significant concerns still remain

According to confectionery production, there’s rarely a week within the confectionery and wider food and drink market that passes without a major breaking issue that proves of significant impact, and offers the industry plenty of reason to take a step … Continue reading Key NORC report on child labour within cocoa supply reveals significant concerns still remain

Major $10 billion income gap for Ghana and Ivory Coast farmers remains a critical sector goal

Delivering on cocoa supply chain sustainability remains the most single pressing task for major players within the confectionery industry, with an especially notable milestone having just been put down. This came in the form of Mondelez International’s latest sector report, … Continue reading Major $10 billion income gap for Ghana and Ivory Coast farmers remains a critical sector goal

EcoCare Ghana back campaign to secure equitable income for cocoa farmers in Africa

Managing Campaigner for EcoCare Ghana, Mr. Obed Owusu-Addai, and his organization has thrown their support behind the ongoing “Securing Equitable Living Income for Cocoa Farmers campaign” that’s seeking to eliminate extreme poverty among cocoa farmers in West Africa and across … Continue reading EcoCare Ghana back campaign to secure equitable income for cocoa farmers in Africa