Chief Executive Officer, of the Keta Investment Promotion Center, Enyonam Apetorgbor has lauded farmers within the Keta Municipality for their sacrifices.
In a statement issued by the Centre, the CEO noted, “there’s no doubt that you have sustained this nation for ages. Without you, nothing is complete. We celebrate your bravery and sacrifices despite the enormous challenges you face in landtenure, farminput supplies, post harvest losses and absence pension schemes for you.”
“In recognition of your challenges, my team and I are determined to change the narrative. We are determined to work with you to work out new farming practices and the supply of farm inputs for you. My team of agricultural experts stand ready to assist you in modern land use methods, fishfarmingandemerging trends in agriculture in general,” she added.
She noted that her team of experts will soon roll out training programmes for you in our municipality in the bid to build your capacity in these issues.
Meanwhile, under the combined umbrella of the Keta Investment Promotion Center (KIPC) and the Keta Chamber of Commerce and Industry(KCCI), I plan to ensure value addition for your farm produce to meet the export standards.
On a day dedicated to you by our late Founder of the 4th Republic, Flt. Lt JJ Rawlings to celebrate you run appreciated contributions to national development, I join hands with thousands of our country men and women to congratulate you and thank you for feeding us. You have made us who we are.