Ghanaian actor John Dumelo has encouraged the youth consider taking agriculture serious, insisting it is a work that pays.
The award-winning actor John Dumelo, reportedly owns a huge cassava farm located in the Manya Krobo community.
He has also previously openly stated his love for agriculture, saying he loves to farm whenever he is not on set.
In a recent interview, the entrepreneur revealed that he is currently cultivating cassava on 3 acres of farmland, which he plans to soon expand to 10 acres.
Dumelo believes agriculture has a future and has urged the youth to consider it as a serious occupation.
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In a Twitter post, the actor said although it takes patience and hard work to thrive in the agricultural sector, it is a field that pays.
“I want to inspire a lot of Ghanaian youth to get into agriculture. It’s hard work, patience and a lot of dedication. But it pays off in the end. It’s time for an agric revolution, who’s coming with me?” Dumelo wrote.
The actor recently welcomed a newborn baby with his wife, who they named John Dumelo Jnr.