Major Commodity
Potatoes
90%
Cassava
80%
Rice
70%
Soya Beans
70%
Beans
80%
Yam
80%

GENERAL INFORMATION

Borno also known as Borno State, is a state in north-eastern Nigeria. Its capital is Maiduguri. The state was formed in 1976 from the split of the North-Eastern State. Until 1991 it contained what is now Yobe State.
Borno State occupies the greater part of the Chad Basin and is located in the North-Eastern corner of Nigeria. The State shares borders with the Republics of Niger to the North, Chad to the North-East and Cameroun to the East. 
Agriculture and livestock farming which are the main stay of the state's economy have vast developmental potentials. The State is rich in millet, rice, cassava, date palms, fruits vegetables, sorghum, wheat, sweet potatoes, cowpeas, sugar cane, groundnut, cotton, gum arabic and many others.

Diatomite, Potassium/Sodium, Clay, Limestone and Uranium are found in Borno State. Crude oil is also explored in the Chad Basin Area.
he natural resources, history, rich traditions and cultural heritage of the people of Borno state provides ample tourist attractions which include - . Jaffy falls, Kuya - Located in Kwaya- Kusar local Government area. The falls flow throughout the year and drop from a plateau, with a height of about fifty feet (50ft), into a valley. 


Borno State Commodity Prices

S/NCommodityPrice (₦)Quantity Market Date
1Soy Beans4001 MuduMonday26/5/2017
2Groundnut 5201 MuduMonday26/5/2017
3Tiger Nut (Aya)3001 MuduMonday26/5/2017
4Rice 5001 MuduMonday26/5/2017
5Beans 5501 MuduMonday26/5/2017
6Maize Grains (White & Yellow )3501 MuduMonday26/5/2017
7Guinea Corn3001 MuduMonday26/5/2017
8Groundnut Paste 1,500
3,000
7,000
1 Small Bucket
1 Medium Bucket
1 Big Bucket
Monday26/5/2017

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