Otumfuo commissions greenhouse vegetable production for young graduates in Kumasi

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu ll on Saturday, August 1, 2020, commissioned Greenhouse Farms under the Government of Ghana’s ‘Youth In Greenhouse Enterprise Project (YuGEP)’ in Kumasi.

The Ashanti overlord said, “I believe this program from Exim Bank Ghana is timely and will address the unattractiveness of farming, especially to the youth”.

“It is unfortunate that Ghana imports huge volumes of vegetables each year and I am hopeful that this Greenhouse technology will reverse the trend.”

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Chancellor advised the young graduates, beneficiaries of the program to consider the unique opportunity given them to build their future and not be led by money.

Read more at My Joy Online.


Publication date:



Receive the daily newsletter in your email for free | Click here


Other news in this sector:


© HortiDaily.com 2020

Sign up for our daily Newsletter and stay up to date with all the latest news!

Subscribe I am already a subscriber