WE ARE NASTAG
National Seed Trade Association of Ghana

The National Seed Trade Association of Ghana (NASTAG) is an amalgamation of all the value chain actors in the seed industry which culminated from a resolution passed by stakeholders in a meeting sponsored by the USAID – Agriculture Policy Support Project (USAID /APSP) in November 2015.

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION
9th Annual Pre-Season

National Seed Trade Association of Ghana (NASTAG) in collaboration with Northern Development Authorities (NDA), Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) and National Farmers and Fishermen Award Winners Association of Ghana (NFFAWAG)...
The annual forum offers an opportunity for networking among agriculture stakeholders towards each planting season.

PRE-SEASON FORUM
By NASTAG

NASTAG is dedicated to supporting the competitiveness of Ghana’s seed value chain through business and technical capacity building of its members

PRE-SEASON FORUM
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M E E T - N A S T A G

National Seed Trade Association of Ghana was founded in 2016

The National Seed Trade Association of Ghana (NASTAG) is an amalgamation of all the value chain actors in the seed industry which culminated from a resolution passed by stakeholders in a meeting sponsored by the USAID – Agriculture Policy Support Project (USAID /APSP) in November 2015

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Our Mission is to fulfill the interests of the members through a strong advocacy program and the capacity building of members in technical skills, business, and ethics. 

NASTAG and its members are committed to increasing the quantity, quality and efficient distribution of seeds in Ghana that will contribute to assure adequate food security.

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NASTAG has a vision to be the apex organization for promoting the growth of the seed industry through the improvement of members’

businesses and the use of quality seed for improved livelihoods in Ghana.

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NASTAG currently has 45 fully registered members and Membership is opened to all seed value chain stakeholders including registered companies of producers, processors, traders, distributors and other auxiliary registered companies and government institutions.

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Membership

Call the NASTAG secretariat today to inquire about how NASTAG Membership can improve your seed business or farm.

+233302950741

+233200783218

Membership Requirements

To become a Member, applicant company/ institution must:

  1. be duly registered with the Registrar General's Department
  2. find itself playing a role / have a defined role in the Seed Value Chain
  3. be affiliated to a recognized regulatory body such as Ghana Seed Inspection Directorate of PPRSD, Environmental Protection Agency
  4. must have been in business for at least two (2) years
  5. must have a physical business location unless otherwise specified

 NASTAG Discussion Forum

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

We are here to answer all your questions about NASTAG
Yes, NASTAG is open to Seed Value Chain Actors including producers, researchers, marketers, retailers etc. However, you need to be registered as a business with the Registrar General’s department to be accepted into the membership of NASTAG.
Yes, NASTAG is affiliated to the African Seed Trade Association which is headquartered in Nairobi. This is the mother body for all seed associations in Africa.
NASTAG members are those seed producers, breeders, marketers, regulators, aggregators, retailers, etc. in the seed value chain which ensure quality certified seeds are produced for the farmer. NASTAG has long standing partnership with USAID – FTF, USAID APSP, AGRA, USAID ADVANCE II PROJECT
Yes, companies that wish to join NASTAG must pick up a form and pay a non-refundable fee of GHC 500.00 after which the application will be sent to a review committee for approval or otherwise.

Answers are coming soon. In the meantime, please ask your questions in the forum or learn more about NASTAG

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Brief Intro

The National Seed Trade Association of Ghana (NASTAG) is an amalgamation of all the seed value chain actors, and was established in February 2016. It currently counts 36 members and expected to grow. The Association is dedicated to supporting the competitiveness of Ghana’s seed value chain through business and technical capacity building of its members

Contact Us

Email: info@nastag.org
Tel: +233302950741
Mobile: +233200783218
Locate us:
House No. 666/14 Dzorwulu, Kwei Okyerema Street Accra

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