President Akufo-Addo(right) handing over the dummy cheque to Philip Kwaku Agyeman 2017 National Best Farmer.
Fifty-year-old Mr Philip Kweku Agyeman from Dormaa Ahenkro in the Brong Ahafo region was Friday crowned as the National Best Farmer for 2017.
Mr Agyeman took home a $100,000 cash prize to invest in agribusiness instead of the usual three-bedroom house from the ADB Bank.
Below is a list of national award winners
National Best Young Cocoa Farmer – Philip Essien
National Best Female Cocoa Farmer – Madam Cecilia Danso
National Best Coffee Farm – Plantation Resources, Bibiani
National Best Shea Nut Picker – Madam Rose Deni
National Best Cocoa Farmer – Yakubu Osman
National Best Fisheries Worker – Misodu Yaw Lugo
National Best Aquaculture Farmer – Joshua Anim
National Best Marine Fisherman – Winfred Anum
National Best Inland Fisherman – Emmanuel Agbesi Komla
National Best Fisherman – John Quansah
National Best Crop Farmer – Abdul Rahman Mohammed
National Best Youth Farmer – Awunbadect Richard
National Best Livestock Farmer – Yussif Bombass