Planting for Export and Rural Development

Planting for Export and Rural Development (PERD)

Project Detail

The PERD is a flagship programme of the Government of Ghana intended to promote rural economic growth and improve household incomes of rural farmers through the provision of certified improved seedlings, extension services, business support and regulatory mechanisms. The CSIR-OPRI provides improved planting materials of oil palm and coconut to farmers under the PERD through the Departments of Agriculture of the District Assemblies.
  • Partners: FAO, CSIR, GOG
  • Sector:Agriculture
  • Start Date:2017
  • End Date:2024


CSIR-Oil Palm Research Institute, P.O.Box KD 74, Kade, Eastern Region.

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