Top Fonio Producing Countries

Top Fonio Producing Countries
RankCountrytonnes
1Guinea514233.0
2Nigeria83372.0
3Mali33641.0
4Côte d'Ivoire20000.0
5Burkina Faso10068.0
6Niger6207.0
7Senegal1943.0
8Benin1155.0
9Guinea-Bissau742.0

Digitaria spp.: fonio or findi (D. exilis); black fonio or hungry rice (D. iburua). A minor cereal of importance only in West Africa where it is eaten in place of rice during famines. The seeds are cooked by steaming the whole grain.

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Data from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

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