The PS officially opens the First GLOBAG.A.P conference at Karlo, Loresho.

Yesterday the PS officially opened the First GLOBAG.A.P conference at Karlo, Loresho with the theme “adding value to your Agribusiness with the lead Int Worldwide standard for food safety and sustainability”. The PS in his address urged universities, Non-Governmental Organisations, and the private sector to jointly develop with the Ministry capacity building programs on good agricultural practices and food safety to enable smallholder farmers and Agri SMEs achieve food safety for access to local and international markets. He said the Agricultural Sector Transformation and Growth strategy will target small scale farmers through the provision of inputs and capacity building to scale up production and increase their incomes. GLOBAL.A.P is one of the most widely used on-farm food safety systems worldwide in the fresh food supply chain.