Neem Seed Cake, Crop Protector (Oil) and Emulsifier ⎮ © Photo: GIZ
The Neem Crop Protector has been put to the test in 40 demonstration and efficacy trials, engaging 1,157 farmers, of whom 52% are women, from various districts in North-Western Ghana. Certified by the Environmental Protection Agency, this bio-pesticide ensures effective pest control while prioritizing the well-being of smallholder farmers and consumers.
The Neem Crop Protector stands as a testament to Ghana’s ingenuity and commitment to self-sufficiency. By reducing reliance on costly imports and embracing locally sourced bio-inputs like the neem pesticide, Ghana moves closer to achieving sustainable agricultural practices and a resilient future.
The Neem Crop Protector is likely to be a game-changer in Ghana’s agricultural landscape, offering safe, sustainable solutions for pest control. Thanks to the efforts of the Tibourataa Women Group and the support of the GIZ-AgriBIZ project, Ghana is cultivating a greener future. By embracing the power of neem and championing “Made in Ghana” solutions, the country not only promotes ecological balance but also strengthens its agricultural sector.
The Neem Crop Protector paves the way for a more sustainable and prosperous future, where local innovations take center stage, ensuring the well-being of farmers, consumers, and the environment alike.