Production of Major Crops – 2010

PRODUCTION OF MAJOR CROPS IN THE EASTERN REGION – 2010
(Figures in Metric Tons)
CROPS
DISTRICTS MAIZE RICE CASSAVA YAM COCOYAM PLANTAIN GROUNDNUTS COWPEA
Birim South            36,750            9,600      248,400           15,300              39,900            94,600                        –                      –  
West Akim            34,625                 56      266,000           27,000              27,300          102,900                        –                      –  
Suhum Kraboa Coaltar            18,860                  –        275,000             3,200                4,950            67,640                        –                      –  
Akuapim South            14,740                  –        167,500             3,200                1,200            16,920                        –                      –  
Akuapim North            21,150                  –        272,500             1,890                2,640            10,780                        –                      –  
New Juaben            11,730                  –          74,800             1,600                2,000              9,010                        –                      –  
Yilo Krobo            21,850                  –        171,200           24,000                4,320              5,760                        –                      –  
East Akim            11,600                 81      152,000             5,600              20,400            53,530                        –                      –  
Atiwa            14,400               364      176,000             6,750              33,040            88,000                        –                      –  
Kwaebibirem            16,250            2,790      159,600             3,750              24,030            57,820                        –                      –  
Birim North            21,600            4,480      208,800           21,000              19,320            84,480                        –                      –  
Kwahu West              8,400               102      220,000           18,000                4,189            28,560                        –                      –  
Kwahu South            10,800                  –        155,925           16,000                8,580            62,100                        –                      –  
Fanteakwa            29,450                  –        353,400           28,000              57,610          142,800                        –                      –  
Afram Plains            61,410               230      347,100         490,000                   200              1,050                  9,859              1,404
Asuogyaman            15,840                  –        188,700           21,000                   200              7,650                        –                      –  
Manya Krobo            31,050            3,000      181,900           26,600                   910              5,880                        –                      –  
TOTAL          380,505          20,703   3,618,825         712,890            250,789          839,480                  9,859              1,404
 Source:  Statistics, Research and Info. Directorate (SRID), Min. of Food & Agric.- Jan, 2011