Anticipation is building for the upcoming 3rd Ghana Chicken Festival and Ghana Poultry Day Festival as Members of Parliament (MPs) and influential CEOs prepare to demonstrate their culinary prowess on a grand stage.
Scheduled to take place on Saturday July 1st ,2023 at the forecourt of the State House, the festival aims to celebrate Ghana’s thriving poultry industry while promoting local poultry farming and encouraging the consumption of high-quality, locally sourced poultry products. This year’s event promises to tantalize taste buds with a diverse range of mouth-watering chicken dishes.
The highlight of the festival will be the highly anticipated Cooking Competition, where MPs and CEOs will temporarily hang up their political and business hats to don chef aprons. This friendly culinary battle will showcase their cooking skills and creativity as they compete to prepare unique chicken dishes using locally sourced ingredients.
Ms. Alberta Akyaa Akosa, the Executive Director of Agrihouse Foundation, expressed her excitement about the participation of MPs and CEOs, emphasizing their pivotal role in promoting Ghana’s poultry industry. She believes that their involvement will bridge the gap between policymakers and industry leaders, fostering collaboration and a shared commitment to sustainable growth.
In addition to the cooking competition, the Ghana Chicken Festival will feature educational workshops, interactive exhibitions, and engaging panel discussions with poultry sector experts. These activities will raise awareness about the economic and nutritional significance of supporting local poultry farmers.
Thousands of attendees, including food enthusiasts, industry professionals, and families, are expected to flock to the event to savour delectable chicken dishes, enjoy entertainment, and engage in community festivities. Local vendors and farmers will also seize the opportunity to showcase their poultry products, fostering entrepreneurship and encouraging consumers to opt for locally sourced options.
The 3rd Ghana Chicken Festival and Poultry Day Cooking Competition will be a remarkable celebration of Ghana’s poultry industry, shining a spotlight on the culinary talents of influential figures and reinforcing the nation’s commitment to sustainable agriculture. With the event just around the corner, anticipation is growing, making it a must-attend affair for chicken enthusiasts and supporters of the local farming community.
ABOUT GHANA CHICKEN FESTIVAL
The Ghana chicken Festival, initiated 3 years ago by Agrihouse Foundation, in partnership with the Ghana Poultry Project, is passionately focused on, promoting and advocating for the patronage and consumption of locally produced Poultry, value chain products as well as the nutritional benefits of consuming our poultry. This year’s third Ghana chicken festival is in collaboration with the National Farmers and Fishermen Award Winners’ Association,Ghana Poultry Farmers Association, Egg Secretariat, and Ministry of Food and Agriculture.
EXCITING IMAGES FROM LAST YEARS GHANA CHICKEN FESTIVAL COOKING COMPETITION