The 26th National Farmers Day celebration in the Ashanti region, Ghana.
|Official name||Farmers' Day, National Farmers' Day|
|Observed by||Various countries|
|Date||Varies by country|
Farmers' Day or National Farmer's Day is a public holiday. In Pakistan, the Government recently pledged to celebrate it every year on December 18 following a proposal by a leading Pakistani fertilizer Company Fatima Group. It is celebrated on December 23 in Indiaand October 12 in the United States of America.
The National Farmers' Day in Pakistan, also known as Kissan Day, was celebrated for the first time in the Country's history on December 18, 2019 in Islamabad as was also acknowledged by the Country's Prime Minister Imran Khan. The idea was proposed by Pakistan's leading Fertilizer manufacturing company Fatima Group in favor of promoting farmer welfare and prosperity while celebrating Pakistan's first farmers' day on December 18, 2019 during a special event in Islamabad which was acknowledged and endorsed by the Country's premier.
In America, it is observed on 12 October every year. It is celebrated to pay tribute to all farmers throughout American history.
The National Farmers' Day in Ghana is an annual celebration of farmers and fishermen, observed on the first Friday of December. On the occation of Farmers' Day, the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (Ghana) honors with special awards to deserving farmers and fishermen based on their practices and output.
The National Farmers Day in India is also known as Kisan Divas in Hindi.Farmer's Day is celebrated every year on 23 December , on the birthday of the 5th Prime Minister of India, Choudhary Charan Singh, also a farmer's leader, who introduced many policies to improve the lives of the Indian farmers. It is celebrated by organising various programs, debates, seminars, quiz competitions, discussions, workshops, exhibitions, essays writing competitions and functions.
The National Farmers' Day is respectable day of 65% of total population in Nepal. Farmers Leader Dev Dhawal foundthe National Farmers Day which is celebrated on 27 th Jestha (according to B.S. Nepali calendar) and supported by FSC Rupandehi and others farmers supporting NGO.
The National Farmers' Day in Zambia is observed on the first Monday Of August.
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Youth Day is a holiday dedicated to the youths of a country. It is observed by 18 countries, on many dates throughout the year. The United Nations agreed on the date of 12 August in 1999.
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This is a list of public holidays in Ghana.
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World Food Day is an international day celebrated every year around the world on 16 October in honor of the date of the founding of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in 1945. The day is celebrated widely by many other organizations concerned with food security, including the World Food Programme and the International Fund for Agricultural Development.
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