Average Yeild Area of Major Crops – 2010

AVERAGE YIELD AREA OF MAJOR CROPS IN THE NORTHERN REGION – 2010
(Figures in Mt/Ha)
CROPS
DISTRICT MAIZE RICE MILLET SORGHUM CASSAVA YAM G/NUTS COWPEA SOYABEAN
Bole 1.80 2.40 1.30 1.52 9.80 12.70 1.65 1.37 1.23
Bunkpurugu/Yunyoo 1.91 2.07 2.00 1.90 10.25 6.58 1.53 1.95 2.03
Central Gonja 2.00 2.50 1.30 1.88 12.56 8.56 1.36 2.30 2.00
East Gonja 1.90 2.30 1.70 2.10 13.02 12.65 2.58 1.84 1.92
East Mamprusi 1.69 1.93 2.10 1.85 8.25 11.87 1.75 1.91 1.56
Gushiegu 1.78 3.00 1.80 1.85 12.53 8.67 2.00 1.63 1.86
Karaga 1.83 2.52 1.54 1.60 12.67 13.00 1.21 1.58 1.57
Nanumba North 1.68 1.47 1.51 1.85 13.01 12.68 1.70 1.72 1.90
Nanumba South 1.91 1.89 1.51 3.15 13.45 12.68 1.50 1.53 2.54
Saboba/Cheriponi 1.80 2.70 1.51 1.70 7.12 12.68 1.91 1.47 1.60
Savelugu/Nanton 2.00 3.30 1.62 1.65 6.35 11.65 2.53 2.25 1.97
Sawla/Tuna/Kalba 2.84 2.50 1.30 1.53 11.68 14.48 1.42 1.55 1.60
Tamale Metro 1.70 3.20 1.70 1.85 5.12 8.71 1.94 1.58 1.80
Tolon/Kumbungu 1.80 3.20 1.90 1.82 10.00 12.00 1.96 1.96 1.90
West Gonja 1.75 2.00 1.82 1.70 19.30 20.00 2.20 1.93 1.88
West Mamprusi 1.90 3.50 1.75 1.83 6.45 7.17 1.63 1.49 1.63
Yendi 1.80 2.50 1.81 1.55 10.12 16.42 1.67 2.53 2.58
Zabzugu/Tatale 1.83 1.70 2.50 1.82 12.56 13.36 2.49 1.46 1.75
AVERAGE YIELD 1.83 2.95 1.80 1.83 13.28 12.53 1.92 1.88 1.97
 Source:  Statistics, Research and Info. Directorate (SRID), Min. of Food & Agric.- Jan, 2011