Cropped Area of Major Crops – 2010

CROPPED AREA OF MAJOR CROPS IN THE UPPER EAST REGION – 2010
(Figures in Hectares)
CROPS
DISTRICTS MAIZE RICE MILLET SORGHUM G/NUTS COWPEA SOYABEAN SWEET POTATO
BUILSA        3,170     9,190          9,250          11,720         9,910           3,980             450            1,200
KASSENA NANKANA        4,470   11,620        11,020          15,975       18,940           1,960             610               120
BOLGA        1,500     5,200          5,800            6,800         9,080           3,800             670            1,040
BAWKU MUNICIPAL      12,330     6,400        11,800            8,700       16,020           3,430          7,850            1,130
BAWKU WEST        6,140     5,616        10,150          10,980         7,450           6,200          7,900               700
BONGO           450     3,531          2,700            3,990         7,780           1,936             140            1,320
GARU TEMPANE        5,660     3,904          6,000            8,800         6,980           5,900          2,100               600
TALENSI NABDAM        4,200     1,900          4,000            4,200         5,290           2,197          1,790               830
TOTAL        37,920     47,361           60,720             71,165         81,450            29,403             6,940             21,510
 Source:  Statistics, Research and Info. Directorate (SRID), Min. of Food & Agric.- Jan, 2011