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NASTAG project to increase certified seed production to 40 percent

The National Coordinator of National Seed Trade Association of Ghana (NASTAG), Thomas Havor, has projected to increased certified seed production in Northern Ghana by 40 percent if research efforts were boosted and focused on the production of quality seeds. Currently, figures by the Agriculture Technology Transfer (ATT) project reveals that the use of certified seeds […]

Seed Traders Association to be Launched in Accra

An amalgamation of all seed value chain actors within the country, National Seed Trade Association Ghana (NASTAG), will be launched in Accra on Thursday, August 24, at the Coconut Groove Hotel. NASTAG, conceptualized in November 2015 at a seed sector stakeholders’ workshop funded by the USAID Ghana Feed the Future Agriculture Policy Support Project (APSP), […]

NASTAG holds Sensitization on Seed Sector Reform Documents for Stakeholders

The National Seed Trade Association (NASTAG) in collaboration with the Central Regional Offices of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) and the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) held a sensitization meeting on the seed sector reform documents (the National Seed Policy and its implementation strategy, the National Seed Plan) for 62 public and private sector […]