Eastern Star Awards Winners 2018

Vision 2000 (Tetteh Quarshie Award – Agriculture (Fisheries)

Samuel Gata Ahiadeke is the sole CEO of VISION 2000 FARMS. The entrepreneur was born on 22nd of March 1965 at Mpakadan in the Eastern Region; the first of 7 children to Mr. & Mrs. Peter Ahiadeke. At a very tender age, upon completion of middle school, Samuel ventured into several businesses and finally settled on fish farming in 2008, specifically Tilapia farming. He started the farm in the year 2009 at Domeabra in the Eastern Region, starting with only two twin (double) cages.

Currently, the company has over three-hundred and fifty (350) cages, and harvests about 350 tons of tilapia per year. The farm has its own hatchery at Senkye, producing fingerlings which are transported to the main farm at Domeabra – Akwamu in the Eastern Region. Harvested tilapia are transported with a cold van to the
company’s main storage facility and sales point at Tema. From there, they are distributed to other outlets at Adenta, Nungua, Tema -Community One, and also Kasoa for retails.

He is married to Mrs. Julia Dzifa Ahiadeke and they have five (5) wonderful children, who are at various stages of education.

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