Cropped Area For Major Crops – 2010

CROPPED AREA FOR MAJOR CROPS IN THE ASHANTI REGION – 2008
(Figures in Hectares)
CROPS
DISTRICT MAIZE RICE CASSAVA YAM COCOYAM PLANTAIN G’NUTS COWPEA
Amansie East         4,800          370           5,900          315               2,800              6,650                   –                    –
 Amansie Central         4,450            30           5,730          790               1,430              4,400                   –                    –
Amansie West         2,950          205           3,100          860               1,500              3,150                   –                    –
Ejura Sekyedumase      19,764       2,800           3,300    10,000                     30                 810             4,420              6,000
Sekyere West      18,039            80         11,500       7,500               2,100              4,000                580                 900
Sekyere East      11,200          180           6,100       3,500               3,260              3,500                650                 700
Afigya Sekyere         8,500          165           6,900       2,250               3,300              4,500                  60                   80
Ahafo Ano North      12,800          370           5,800          800               6,500              7,100                   –                   80
Ahafo Ano South      11,442          700         10,500          450               9,500              7,500                   –                    –
Atwima Mponua         3,700          745           5,100          480               6,300              8,000                   –                    –
Atwima Nwabiagya         5,724          400           6,000       1,300               5,500              4,500                   –                   20
Ejusu Juaben         3,600          510           5,800          380               2,450              3,400                   –                    –
Bosumtwe-Atwima-Kwanwoma         4,081          340           5,100          680               1,050              3,100                   –                   70
Kwabre         1,100          135           5,700          200               2,900              2,000                   –                    –
Offinso      15,650          310           8,000       1,050               1,500              6,000                480                 210
Adansi North         3,650          300           6,700          600               1,100              4,200                   –                    –
Obuasi Municipal (Adansi West)            910            40              320          420                   450                 900                   –                    –
Adansi  South (East)         3,670       1,700           6,500          785               2,400              2,800                   –                    –
Asante Akim North      11,340          360           4,600          805               1,200              8,206                   –                   63
Asante Akim South         5,700          360           7,100          275               8,500              7,487                   –                    –
K. M. A.            382            15              468            10                     10                 950                   –                    –
TOTAL    153,451     10,115       120,219    33,450             63,780            93,153             6,190              5,157
 Source:  Statistics, Research and Info. Directorate (SRID), Min. of Food & Agric.- Jan, 2011