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Table 2 Agricultural production of common crops in CSB

From: Characterizing soils and the enduring nature of land uses around the Lake Chamo Basin in South-West Ethiopia

S/No Major crops growing in Arba Minch Zuria and Dherashe Woredas Cultivated land in hectare/2012 Annual production in quintals/2012 Ave. productivity/hectare/quintals
1 Banana 3550 976,250 275
2 Mango 226 62,376 276
3 Lemmon 5 450 90
4 Moringa leaf (as a cabbage) 1500 240,000 160
5 Tomatoes 110 11,000 100
6 Onion 166 19,200 115
7 Sweet potatoes 2050 328,000 160
8 Cassava 165 26,400 160
9 Taro 130 20,800 160
10 Cotton 2500 40,000 16
11 Maize 10,360 455,840 44
12 Sorghum 1550 34,100 22
13 Teff 2305 27,660 12
14 Haricot bean 275 3575 13
  1. Source: Arba Minch Zuria and Derashe Woredas’ Agriculture Development Offices