Our African Story and the people we impact
Yams from Ghana are produced in large quantities and are exported throughout the whole year. Ghana produces on average eight million tons of yam annually. Yam is a leading agricultural export commodity for Ghana. Ghana’s export of the commodity ranks sixth in the world, representing 10.3% of world exports in 2016. The main exportable varieties of the commodity are the following:PonaLarebakoAsanaDenteMuchumuduThese varieties are of high quality and taste and are produced largely by small-scale farmers in the rural areas mostly using organic production methods.