Presenting the cheque, the Sales and Marketing Manager of AMG Fertilizers, Mr. Isaac Berchie said the company is annually associated with the National Farmers’ Day celebrations and is committed to supporting the development, promotion and recognition of Farmers through these celebrations for the long term.
Mr. Berchie said, “AMG Fertilizers is very proud of the Ministry’s effort over the past 37 years, in celebrating and boosting the image of Farmers, as they put food on our tables all year round. This is why AMG Fertlizers has also over the years, manufactured and marketed high quality and efficient fertilizer brands, which are very popular and well patronized by farmers all over the country. This has contributed to the success of farmers in producing high yields and bumper harvest”. He added.
Receiving the cheque on behalf of the Ministry, the Honourable Deputy Minister of Agriculture who also serves as the Chairman of Farmers’ Day Planning Committee, Honourable Yaw Frimpong Addo, expressed his immense gratitude for the financial support, emphasizing that, AMG’s continuous support over the years helps tremendously in the organization of the celebration.
He used the opportunity to call on all Ghanaians, agribusinesses and corporate bodies in the country to join the Ministry celebrate the country’s hardworking farmers, adding that, this year’s event has been designed to consolidate gains made from the government’s flagship agriculture programme, PFJ.
The Agricultural Manufacturing Group (AMG Fertilizers) is the largest locally owned manufacturer and distributor of enhanced efficiency and advanced crop nutrition performance fertilizers in the country.
AMG provides small scale/large scale farmers with crop nutrition products and strategies that guarantees high yields, through the adaptation of cheaper but very cost-effective crop nutrition combinations.
Established in 2012, and with one of the strongest local presence, AMG also prides itself as a leader in the field of specialty fertilizers, with its continuous innovative development of wide ranges of quality fertilizer products and related services.
The organization aims at improving nutrient efficiency, yielding healthier crops, increasing farmer returns and changing livelihoods of farmers to ensure food security and sustainable development.
The AMG brand has steadily grown to become a symbol of quality, a pioneer and pacesetter in the Ghanaian agricultural sector, with preferred brands including: Cocoa Nti, N.P.K Glycine Mix, Calcium Ammonium Nitrate, Risocorn, [NPK 25-10-10+te, NPK 15-15-15, Urea 46% N, NPK 21-05-05+te, NPK 27-06-06+te, Sulphate of Ammonia, and Ammonium Sulphate Nitrate.