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Government Receives 50 Tonnes of Groundnut Seeds

Abdoulai G. DibbaThe Government of the Gambia through the Ministry of Agriculture, has received 50 Metric tons of shell groundnuts as seeds for vulnerable...

NARI Trains Scientists On Plant Breeding

Abdoulai G. DibbaThe National Agricultural Research Institute (NARI), with funding from the EU funded Agriculture project being implemented by FAO in the Gambia, recently...

NARI Trains Scientists On Plant Breeding

Abdoulai G. DibbaThe National Agricultural Research Institute (NARI), with funding from the EU funded Agriculture project being implemented by FAO in the Gambia, on...

Vulnerable Farmers In NBR Receive Seeds From FAO

Abdoulai G.DibbaMore than three hundred vulnerable farmers in the Upper Baddibou District of the North Bank Region on Monday June 17th 2019, receive certified...

Farafenni Secco Still Owe Farmers

Abdoulai G. Dibba/Ndey Sowe Farmers in Farafenni and the surrounding communities who took their groundnuts to the Farafenni Cooperative Primary Marketing Society (Secco), complained to...

Farmers In Jimara Demand Inputs, Cooperatives; Agric Minister Responds

This column is devoted to monitor and report on issues that relate to production, processing, preservation and marketing of agricultural produce, aimed at ensuring...

URR Farmers demand Timely Provision of Farm Inputs

By: Kebba AF TourayFarmers in the Upper River Region (URR) have called on the government to make timely provision of farm implements and inputs.The...

Exclusive Interview With Ebrima Ceesay On Rural Development In Gamba

                                 PART TWOThis Column is meant to monitor and report on issues that concerns people of rural communities, in terms of how their development...

Farmers Heave A Sigh Of Relief

By: Kebba AF Touray Some farmers in the rural Gambia, express great relief but still call on the authorities to settle the balance of payments...

Problem Of Groundnut Marketing (PART Four)

This Column is devoted to monitor and report on issues that relate to production, processing, preservation and marketing of agricultural produce, aimed at ensuring...

Farmers Receive Cash Payments At Seccos

Abdoulai G. DibbaInformation reaching FOROYAA from the Barra, Kerewan and Kudan Depots circles, have it that their Seccos have been disbursed with cash and...

Farmers Desperately Await Cash

Abdoulai G. DibbaFarmers who have been given promissory notes for their groundnuts at Seccos across the country, are desperately waiting for cash to be...

Farmers In URR Question The Whereabouts Of Cash To...

By: Kebba AF Touray The question that is on farmers’ lips in the Upper River Region (URR), is the whereabouts of the funds recently announced...

Still No Cash At Seccos

Abdoulai G.DibbaFarmers renew their call for Government to help them address the perennial problem of lack of cash at Seccos, so that they can...

Problem Of Groundnut Marketing (PART ONE)

This column is devoted to monitor and report on issues that relate to production, processing, preservation and marketing of agricultural produce, aimed at ensuring...

No Buying Of Groundnuts At Seccos

Abdoulai G.DibbaFarmers in Seccos within the Bara, Kerewan, Kaur, Bansang, Kudan Depot circles, have informed this medium that there has not been any buying...

Agric. Minister Says Cash Purchases Of Nuts HAS Resumed

Abdoulai G. DibbaThe Minister of Agriculture Lamin N. Dibba, has informed this medium that the purchase of nuts on cash basis has resumed in...

Women Gardeners Appeal for Assistance

By Kebba AF Touray Women gardeners in the Wuli District, are soliciting for assistance from Government and all relevant authorities, for requisite gardening tools and...

Farmers In URR Lament Lack of Cash at Seccos

By Kebba AF Touray Farmers in the provinces have lamented the lack of adequate cash for their groundnuts at various groundnut buying points (Seccos), and...

Farmers Complain Of Credit Buying

Abdoulai G.DibbaFarmers in the Seccos of the Bara, Kerewan and Kaur Depot Circles, continue to complain of credit buying in their Seccos, due to...