Production For Major Crops – 2010

PRODUCTION FOR MAJOR CROPS IN THE NORTHERN REGION – 2010
(Figures in Metric Tonnes)
CROPS
DISTRICT MAIZE RICE MILLET SORGHUM CASSAVA YAM G/NUTS COWPEA SOYABEAN
Bole        9,180     1,440          2,496            3,040        23,520         52,705          2,475       1,891  – 
Bunkpurugu/Yunyoo        3,726        518          3,280            4,028          5,638         13,094          5,493       6,260            5,227
Central Gonja        6,800     2,375          1,469            1,519        79,254         51,360          7,500       1,748            1,100
East Gonja      13,965     9,775          1,547            4,368        83,979       229,099        20,253     12,199            2,016
East Mamprusi        4,581     2,027          8,673            4,736        11,963         61,843        10,693       6,972            5,491
Gushiegu        9,114     6,900          4,896            5,273        53,995         24,363          9,240       4,320            7,273
Karaga        8,075     4,234          4,189            7,344        28,888         19,630          5,070       4,016            8,204
Nanumba North        7,258        941          3,231            6,679      114,228       155,964        11,730       1,840            6,289
Nanumba South        7,984     1,909          1,374            8,413        80,700       159,007          6,855       2,295          10,363
Saboba/Cheriponi        5,958     3,240          4,711          11,441          7,049         81,913        12,511       3,851            2,400
Savelugu/Nanton      18,480   32,571          4,568            5,099        15,431         69,201        27,526     13,776          11,525
Sawla/Tuna/Kalba        1,988        300             143            1,132          8,293         27,078          1,349       1,163               240
Tamale Metro      14,892   50,238          2,873            3,330        13,005         50,344        14,666       5,471            2,538
Tolon/Kumbungu      26,190   39,360          4,769          11,739        55,000         40,920        17,542       5,704            3,420
West Gonja      15,330     2,500          5,296            8,857      409,160       155,000        21,032       9,110            1,316
West Mamprusi      13,528   16,485        13,738            7,540        18,641         36,639        19,560       6,750            5,868
Yendi      18,432     7,750        11,240            2,821        35,521       122,493        18,370     17,305          24,149
Zabzugu/Tatale      16,836     3,315        12,125          11,138        70,462       125,718        15,786       1,172               980
Total 202,316 185,877 90,619 108,495 1,114,723 1,476,369 227,650 105,841 98,398
 Source:  Statistics, Research and Info. Directorate (SRID), Min. of Food & Agric.- Jan, 2011