Agric Mechanisation Centres

  • Identification Information

  • Spatial Reference Information

  • Attribute Information

  • Distribution Information

  • Usage Information
  • Identification Information:

    Source: Centre for Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Services
    Feature Type: Points


    CERSGIS as part of its initial contribution towards providing rich data for this platform, mapped out some agric mechanisation service enterprise centres across the country. The initial database information was retrieved from MoFA website. This again is an indicative location and not exact location of these centres.



    The purpose for which this dataset was created was solely for the purpose of making it available on this platform to supplement other datasets for related analyses. Attribute information hence were captured based how CERSGIS deems them relevant guided by captured information on the MoFA website.

    Spatial Reference Information:

    Geographic Coordinate System: 
    Datum:   D_WGS_1984
    Prime Meridian:    Greenwich
    Angular Unit:        Degree

    Projected Coordinate System:  
    Projection:          Transverse_Mercator
    False_Easting:      500000.00000000
    False_Northing:    0.00000000
    Central_Meridian:  -3.00000000
    Scale_Factor:        0.99960000
    Latitude_Of_Origin:  0.00000000
    Linear Unit:           Meter

    Attribute Information:


    ID:Unique identifier used for indexing the record

    COMMUNITY: The actual community to locate the shop

    DISTRICT: District to find the company

    REGION: Region where company can be found

    COMPANYNAM: Name of the company

    ADDRESS: Postal address of the company

    WEBSITE:The website address of the shop if they have one

    EMAIL: Email contact of the shop if available

    TELEPHONE: Phone contact for the shop

    DESCRIPTIO: Description of the kind of product they sell

    Distribution Information:


    Henry Kwamena Baffoe
    Applications Specialist
    Centre for Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Services (CERSGIS)
    University of Ghana, Legon - Accra


    George Owusu
    Applications Specialist
    Centre for Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Services (CERSGIS)
    University of Ghana, Legon - Accra


    Data Access Format:

    ESRI Shapefile format – Downloadable as zip file

    Date Updated:
    August 2012



    Usage Information:

    This dataset can and shall be used for the purpose for which this data sharing agreement was reached for the release of the dataset. Any other use of the dataset other than the agreed intended use, shall constitute a breach of usage agreement unless necessary arrangment have been made in this regard

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