What Are the Main Crops Grown in Africa?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 5:57:05 PM ET
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Some of the main crops grown in Africa include cereals and grains, such as corn, wheat and rice, and legumes and fodder, such as beans, groundnut and cowpea. Agriculture employs 65 percent of Africa's labor force and is responsible for 32 percent of its gross domestic product.