Gambia Agricultural Market Information System



The Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) intervenes also in the market through its Market Information System. The Market Information System is a Service link to the National Agricultural Statistics Survey (NASS) which is under the Agricultural Statistics and Resource Economics (ASRE) of The Planning Service Unit (PSU) of The Ministry of Agriculture (MoA). The System is responsible for collection, and dissemination of market prices on major crops (cereals and legumes), horticulture (fruits and vegetables), livestock and livestock products and fuel wood. This information is collected from major weekly markets (Lumo) and regular markets across the country.