Friday, December 4 has been declared a public holiday, official statement from government orders. The statement signed by Deputy Interior Minister James Agalga, reveals the holiday is to mark the annual Farmers’ Day.
The National Farmers Day is commemorated each year on the first Friday of December to honour Farmers and Fishers in the country.
Open gatherings are organized in the ten regions across Ghana to award prizes to deserving farmers and fishers as far as best practices and outputs are concerned.
This year's National Farmers Day Celebration will be held in the Upper East Regional.