Legumes

Dengu Ordinary, Green Grams (India – Mung) is a readily available locally. However the ordinary dengu is the least popular variety, the reason being the small grain makes sorting of the product a challenge, secondly the grain does not mature evenly resulting in a lot of wastage at household consumption level.  The commodity has become increasing unpopular with our customers.  Retail Ksh84($0.84)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh78($0.78)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh7,000($70);  

DenguUncle2Dengu, Polish/Nylon green-grams (India – Mung), varies from the ordinary because of their polished look, hense the name Polish or Nylon. Retail Ksh94($0.94)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh90($0.90)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh8,100($81);  The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture reports the following prices Nairobi Ksh84($0.84)/kg, Makueni, Ksh110($1.10)/kg, Mombasa Ksh57($56)/kg. RATIN reports wholesale prices of Kenya, Eldoret Ksh133($1.33)/kg,  Kisumu, Ksh80($0.80), Uganda, Mbale, Ksh68 ($0.68)/kg, Lira, Ksh65($0.65)/kg, Tanzania, Dar, Ksh77($0.77)/kg.

Dengu, Makueni/Uncle green-grams (India – Mung), bigger grains than ordinary and nylon, the variety with a more dusty look, it is tastier and cooks evenly.  It is the preferred variety for household consumption and is grown Makueni, Kitui, and Matuu Kenya. Makueni is only found in Kenya, in the East Africa region.   Retail Ksh84($0.83)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh80($0.79)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh7,200($71.99).  The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture reports the following prices Nairobi Ksh84($0.84)/kg, Makueni, Ksh110($1.10)/kg, Mombasa Ksh57($56)/kg. RATIN reports wholesale prices of Kenya, Eldoret Ksh133($1.33)/kg,  Kisumu, Ksh80($0.80), Uganda, Mbale, Ksh68 ($0.68)/kg, Lira, Ksh65($0.65)/kg, Tanzania, Dar, Ksh77($0.77)/kg.

Dolichos (Njahi, Mbumbu) is popular for it’s high protein nutritional value. Excellent meal for nursing mothers as it is traditional known to aid in breast milk production.  Retail Ksh74($0.73); Wholesale Price Ksh65($0.64)90Kg Bag Ksh5,850($58.00); The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture report a Nairobi Market price of 90Kg Bag at Ksh9,000($89.23), Mombasa, Ksh6,300($62.46), Nakuru, Ksh5,400($53.53), Eldoret Ksh12,600($124.92), Malindi, Ksh.7,200($71.38), Isiolo Ksh9,000($89.23), Kajiado Ksh6,800($67.42), Kitale Ksh10,800($107.07).

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Dengu Special, brown grain popular due to its filling and does not cause heartburn or digestive gas in comparison with the ordinary green-gram. Retail Ksh80($0.79)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh72($0.71)/kg; 100Kg Bag Ksh7,200($71.99). The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture does note report the market prices for this commodity.

Lentils (Kamande) is imported into Kenya from India.   The current prices are  Retail Ksh180($1.79)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh150($1.49)50Kg Bag Ksh7,500($75); The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture does not report the commodity price.

Moon Dall Split Dengu

Moong Dall,  is split green gram, grown locally in Makueni and Matuu, Kenya.  The dall is a favourite among the Indians, Somalis, and Arabs.  The product is currently selling at Retail Ksh180($1.79)/kg, Wholeslae Price of Ksh170($1.69)/kg; Ksh8,500($84.27)/50kg Bag. 

Chania,  is split chick, and is a favourite among the Indians, Somalis, and Arabs.  The product is currently selling at Retail Ksh180($1.79)/kg, Wholesale Price of Ksh170($1.69)/kg; Ksh8,500($84.27)/50kg Bag.

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