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 Ksh143($1.43)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh138($1.38)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh12,420($124.20). The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture reports the wholesale price/90kg bag at Nairobi, Ksh8,000($80), Kajiado Ksh12,000($120), Kitale, Ksh10,800($108), Meru Ksh8,100($81), Taveta Ksh10,00($100).
Dengu, Polish/Nylon green-grams (India – Mung), varies from the ordinary because of their polished look, hense the name Polish or Nylon.Retail Ksh143($1.43)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh138($1.38)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh12,420($122.42); RATIN reports wholesale prices/kg at Kenya, Mombasa, Ksh120($1.20), Kisumu, Ksh80($0.80), Uganda, Tororo, Ksh84.6 ($0.84), Lira, Ksh83($0.83), Tanzania, Arusha, Ksh95($0.95), Tunduma, Ksh52($0.52).
Green grams (Kenya Dengu, Makueni/Uncle variety), Uganda (Cotton variety) (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 Ksh193($1.93)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh186($1.86)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh16,770($167.7). RATIN reports retail prices/kg of Kenya, Mombasa Ksh130($1.30), Kisumu, Ksh80($0.80), Uganda, Tororo, Ksh94($0.94), Lira, Ksh94($0.94), Tanzania, Arusha, Ksh108($1.08).
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 Ksh163($1.63); Wholesale Price Ksh147($1.47); 90Kg Bag Ksh13,270($132.70); The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture report price/90kg bag, Bag at Ksh8,500($85), Mombasa, Ksh7,650($76), Nakuru, Ksh8,500($85), Eldoret Ksh9,900($99), Isiolo, Ksh.8,500($85), Kajiado Ksh12,000($120), Meru, Ksh10,800($108), Kitale, Ksh9,900($99), Taveta, Ksh7,200($72). RATIN reports prices/kg, Kenya, Nairobi, Ksh140($1.4), Tanzania, Arusha, Ksh130($1.30), South Sudan, Juba, Ksh190($1.9).
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 Ksh123($1.23)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh118($1.18)/kg; 100Kg Bag Ksh11,800($118.00). 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 Ksh223($2.23)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh213($2.13); 50Kg Bag Ksh10,650($106.5); The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture does not report the commodity price.
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 Ksh183($1.83)/kg, Wholeslae Price of Ksh173($1.73)/kg; Ksh8,650($86.50)/50kg Bag.
Chania, is split chick, and is a favourite among the Indians, Somalis, and Arabs. The product is currently selling at Retail Ksh183($1.83)/kg, Wholesale Price of Ksh173($1.73)/kg; Ksh8,650($86.50)/50kg Bag.
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