Legumes

Dengu Ordinary, Green Grams (India Green 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 Ksh163($1.63)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh153($1.53)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh13,770($137.70).  The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture reports the wholesale price/90kg bag at Nairobi, Ksh11,100($111), Kajiado Ksh12,000($120), Kitale, Ksh13,500($135), Isiolo, Ksh11,500($115), Nakuru Ksh11,000($110).

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),  Meru, Ksh99($0.99), Rwanda, Gicumbi, Ksh98.5 ($0.84), Lira, Ksh83($0.83), Tanzania, Kigoma, Ksh56($0.56), Iringa, Ksh104($1.04).

 

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 Ksh183($1.83)/kg; 90Kg Bag Ksh16,470($164.70).   RATIN reports retail prices/kg of Kenya, Kitale Ksh147($1.47),  Meru, Ksh113($1.13), Nakuru, Ksh130($1.30), Rwanda Gicumbi Ksh97($0.97), Ksh94($0.94), Tanzania, Arusha, Ksh109($1.09), Iringa, Ksh104($1.04).

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 Ksh173($1.73); Wholesale Price Ksh164($1.64)90Kg Bag Ksh14,770($147.70); The Kenya Ministry of Agriculture report price/90kg bag, Bag at Ksh12,600($126), Kitale, Ksh10,800($108), Nakuru, Ksh11,000($110), Isiolo, Ksh.11,500($115).  RATIN reports prices/kg, Kenya, Meru, Ksh142($1.42), Rwanda, Kimironko, Ksh151($1.51), Uganda, Lira Ksh68($0.68), Kampala, Ksh90($0.90) 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 Ksh143($1.43)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh133($1.33)/kg; 100Kg Bag Ksh13,300($133.00). 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 Ksh151($1.51)/kg; Wholesale Price Ksh141($1.41)50Kg Bag Ksh7,050($70.5); 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 Ksh213($2.13)/kg, Wholeslae Price of Ksh203($2.03)/kg; Ksh10,150($10.15)/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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