Cost and Price of garlics in Ghana


Price of garlics in Ghana: How often do you use Garlics? Almost every day!!

Garlics play significant role in all Kinds of meal preparation. 

 Over 7 million pieces of Garlics are used on daily basis for meal preparation in Ghana. 


How much do Garlics cost in Ghana

Just like any other grocery, the price of Garlic vary through the whole year. 

The price of Garlics are also affected by the localty you find your self. 

Garlics are extremely cheap in some localities yet expense elsewhere in Ghana. 


Price of garlics in Ghana

Averagely, Garlics in Ghana cost between Ghs1 to Ghs10 per piece. 

A sack or basket of Garlic ranges from GHs200 to GHs1000. 

The prices may skyrocket or reduced depending on the weather conditions throughout the year. 

When there is enough rain throughout the year, Garlics become very cheap, however, with little rain, Garlic prices are seen Skyrocketing. 

Garlics are part of the farm produce you may find in Ghana. The local farmers take keen interest in Garlics cultivation due to the revenues it generates annually. 

Role of Garlics in meals

Garlics add texture and flavor to foods, either complementing it as the base of a soup, a rice or noodle dish, or whether they are used as a main ingredient.

Garlics can have a spicy perk-me-up taste if eaten raw in a salad, or they may be very soft and sweet when caramelized and have turned a beautiful golden brown.

Is eating Garlics good

Side effects might include stomach distress or pain after eating Garlic.

When applied to the skin: Garlic extract is LIKELY SAFE when applied to the skin. Side effects might include skin irritation or eczema following skin contact with Garlic.

Price of garlics in Ghana

Price of garlics in Ghana
Price of garlics in Ghana

Does garlic grow in Ghana?

Does garlic grow in Ghana?  Garlic is undoubtedly one of the most widely used spices in the Ghanaian diet; However, it is not commonly grown for commercial purposes.

Why are garlic prices so high?

Garlic prices are rising. The reason: the widening coronavirus outbreak is causing disruptions in the supply chain in China, the world’s largest producer of the vegetable. In recent years, China has been responsible for as much as 80% of the global garlic supply. … Wholesale prices have jumped even more.

How much money can I make growing garlic?

Can I actually make money as a small backyard garlic grower? Yes, because the price of gourmet garlic varieties is so high and the yield from intensive planting can bring $8 to $10 per square foot of growing area. Plus, value-added garlic products can easily double your profits

How much is an acre of garlic worth?

High yields can be over 15,000 pounds per acre. Average yields will be in the 10,000 to 12,000 pound per acre range depending on clone, management and environmental conditions. An estimated return price of a $0.25 per pound of garlic is used in this study.

Can garlic grow in Africa?

Egyptian white, Egyptian pink and giant garlic have been planted for many generations in South Africa and these cultivars have adapted well to local climates. “Garlic prefers the shorter and cooler days of winter and is frost-resistant,” Terblanche explains

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