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 Ksh153($1.53)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh143($1.43)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh12,870($128.70).  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).

DenguUncle2Dengu, Polish/Nylon green-grams (India – Mung), varies from the ordinary because of their polished look, hense the name Polish or Nylon.Retail Ksh153($1.53)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh143($1.43)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh12,870($128.70); 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 Ksh201($2.01)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh188($1.88)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh16,920($169.20).   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 Ksh143($1.43); Wholesale Price Ksh136($1.36)90Kg Bag Ksh16,920($169.20); 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).

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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 Ksh223($2.23)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh203($2.03)/kg; 100Kg Bag Ksh20,300($203.00). The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture does note report the market prices for this commodity.

 

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is Kamande2-150x150.jpgLentils (Kamande) is imported into Kenya from India.   The current prices are  Retail Ksh193($1.93)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh173($1.73)50Kg Bag Ksh8,650($86.5); The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture does not report the commodity price.

 

 

Moon Dall Split DenguMoong 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 Ksh198($1.98)/kg, Wholeslae Price of Ksh193($1.93)/kg; Ksh9,650($96.50)/50kg Bag. 

 

 

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is 20170330_134942-2-150x150.jpgChania,  is split chick, and is a favourite among the Indians, Somalis, and Arabs.  The product is currently selling at Retail Ksh198($1.98)/kg, Wholesale Price of Ksh193($1.93)/kg; Ksh9,650($96.50)/50kg Bag.

 

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