Nutrition Value

Mango nourishes the skin due to its high content of vitamin A. Mangoes are rich in the three most powerful antioxidants vitamins – A, C and E which reduces deposition of cholesterol on the arteries and prevents premature aging. They are rich in Potassium and low in Sodium making them highly recommended in cases of high blood pressure since they aid in its control.

NUTRITIVE COMPOSITION

(per 100 g of raw edible portion)

Nutrient

% daily value on a 2000 calorie diet

Energy

65.0 kcal =273kj

Protein

0.510g

Carbohydrates

15.2g

Fibre

1.80g

Vitamin A

389 µg RE

Vitamin B1

0.058 mg

Vitamin B2

0.057 mg

Niacin

0.717 mg NE

Vitamin B6

0.134 mg

Folate

14.0 µg

Vitamin B12

Vitamin C

27.7 mg

Vitamin E

1.12 mg a – TE

Calcium

10.0 mg

Phosphorous

11.0 mg

Magnesium

9.0 mg

Iron

0.130 mg

Potassium

156 mg

Zinc

0.040 mg

Total Fat

0.270 g

Saturated Fat

0.066 g

Cholesterol

Sodium

2.00 mg

GM ANALYSIS – MANGOES

Mangoes 1 ha – pure stand

Item

Unit

Unit Price

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Year 5

Year 6

Year 7

Year 8*

Yield

Kg

0

0

500

1000

5000

10000

15000

16000

Price

Ksh

20

20

20

20

20

20

20

20

20

Gross Output

Ksh

0

0

10000

20000

100000

200000

300000

320000

Total Variable Costs

Ploughing

Ha

5000

5000

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Harrowing

Ha

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Digging Holes

Hole

60

4200

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Seedlings

no.

100

7000

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Transplanting

seedling

50

3500

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Manure

ton

2500

3750

7500

7500

8750

8750

8750

8750

8750

Chemicals -Fungicides

Kg

2800

5600

5600

5600

5600

5600

5600

5600

5600

– Pesticides

lt

1500

1500

1500

1500

1500

1500

1500

1500

1500

Fertilizers – DAP

Kg

100

450

450

1400

1400

1400

1400

1400

1400

– CAN

Kg

70

490

980

980

1960

1960

1960

1960

1960

– NPK

Kg

80

0

0

1680

2240

2240

2240

2240

2240

– Foliar feeds/ KNO3

Kg

300

0

0

900

900

900

900

900

900

Weedings(2/yr)

MD

200

4000

4000

4000

4000

4000

4000

4000

4000

Spraying

MD

200

1800

1800

1800

4800

4800

4800

4800

4800

Pruning

MD

200

0

600

600

600

1000

1000

1000

1000

Gunny Bags

no.

30

0

0

120

240

1200

2400

3600

3840

Harvesting& Grading/packing

MD

200

0

0

200

400

2000

4000

6400

6400

Transport of seedlings

Trips

1500

1500

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Transport of other inputs

Trips

500

0

500

500

500

500

500

500

500

Transport to market

Trips

1500

0

0

1500

1500

3000

3000

4500

4500

Subtotal

38790

22930

28280

34390

38850

42050

47150

47390

GROSS ANNUAL FLOW

-38790

-22930

-18280

-14390

61150

157950

252850

272610

PVF 16%,20

0.8621

0.7432

0.6407

0.5523

0.4761

0.4104

0.3538

0.305

PRESENT VALUE, G.A.F

-33441

-17042

-11712

-7948

29114

64823

89458

83146

Cumulative PV

-33441

-50482

-62194

-70142

-41029

48430

137888

221034

NET PRESENT VALUE

221034

ANNUITY or GROSS MARGIN

27629

GM/TREE

395

NOTES:

1 Mango = 500gms (2 fruits = 1kg)

1 Debe manure = 1o kg

1 hectare has 70 fruit trees