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dc.contributor.authorTechnical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation
dc.date.accessioned2014-10-16T09:07:54Z
dc.date.available2014-10-16T09:07:54Z
dc.date.issued2000
dc.identifier.citationCTA. 2000. Sudan bans sorghum exports. Spore 90. CTA, Wageningen, The Netherlands.
dc.identifier.issn1011-0054
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10568/46985
dc.descriptionSudan has banned exports of its staple food sorghum because of a drop in sorghum reserves and an expected fall in output in 2000. Farmers in al-Gedaref, the main producer state, reported in mid-2000 that insects and pests sorghum midges, rats, birds and grasshoppers had consumed almost three-quarters of the crop and that rainfall has been below average. FAO estimates that the harvest for 2000, due in November and December, will amount to 2.35 million tonnes, 45% below the previous year.
dc.description.abstractSudan has banned exports of its staple food sorghum because of a drop in sorghum reserves and an expected fall in output in 2000. Farmers in al-Gedaref, the main producer state, reported in mid-2000 that insects and pests sorghum midges, rats,...
dc.language.isoen
dc.publisherCTA
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSpore, Spore 90
dc.sourceSpore
dc.titleSudan bans sorghum exports
dc.typeNews Item
cg.subject.ctaMARKETING
cg.subject.ctaTRADE
cg.identifier.statusOpen Access
cg.contributor.affiliationTechnical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation
cg.fulltextstatusFormally Published
cg.identifier.urlhttp://spore.cta.int/images/stories/pdf/old/spore90.pdf
cg.placeWageningen, The Netherlands


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