Assessment of Fertilizer Distribution and Opportunities for Developing Fertilizer Blends: Ghana

This assessment investigates the state of the fertilizer sector in Ghana, focusing on soil fertility management, fertilizer distribution, and opportunities for developing fertilizer blends. Interviews with key stakeholders and review of relevant documents were conducted to understand current practices and challenges. The assessment reveals deficiencies in essential nutrients across various regions and identifies existing fertilizer products, recommending improvements for better crop-specific formulations. It highlights the need for capacity building, technical support for trials, and investments in soil analysis. The assessment also examines the fertilizer distribution structure, noting dependence on subsidies and challenges in the supply chain. Recommendations include advanced training, technical support for trials, and investment in soil analysis capacity to improve fertilizer availability and distribution efficiency.
Fertilizer, Capacity building