2017 National Best Farmer Walks Home With $100,000

2017 National Best Farmer Walks Home With $100,000

A 50-year-old Philip Kweku Agyeman from the Brong Ahafo region has been crowned the 2017 National Best Farm.

He owns 280 acres of farmland which includes 120 acres of cocoa, more than three acres of fish pond, 95 acres of plantain, seven acres of cashew, five acres for orange farms, seven acres for coconut.

Mr. Agyeman from Dormaa West has farms that employ 205 workers, casual and permanent. He has been in the farming for 28 years.

Other winners

The National Best Youth farmer was Richard Awombadek who comes from Builsa South in the Upper East region.

National Best Livestock Farmer was Yussif BunBaz.

National Best Cocoa farmer: Yakubu Osman from Sefwi the western region.

National Best Fisheries Worker: Yaw Logo

National Best Aquaculture farmer, Joshua Anning.

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