Sudan has tropical climate with most temperature conditions that enables this beautiful country to keep its soil moisture with minimal irrigation or rainfall. Such weather is perfect for sesame to grow. Sudan is in top 5 countries for the production of the world’s amount of sesame for exports. Sesame seeds grow under rich rain in Sudan, mainly in the Southern Kordofan, Kassala and Gadaref, white and blue Nile state.
About 70% of the total mechanized agriculture in Sudan is carried out in Gadaref with its rich fertile soil and abundant rainfalls. Endless fields are scattered around Gadaref, in the areas such as Um Seinat, Al Ghadambliya. Sesame from Gadaref has been acknowledged as one of the best and most tasty seeds as it takes unique elements from the rich nature of Sudan.
Al Gadaref is one of the best states in Sudan, which has the large production capacity, vast land suitable for agriculture, large project for rain fed agriculture in Sudan, and heavy rainfalls in autumn. Moreover, it is considered as a trade center for the sesame seeds mainly. It is well known as an agriculture area where a mechanized farming scheme was introduced in 1954.
Sesame from Gadaref has been acknowledged as one of the best and most tasty seeds as it takes unique elements from the rich nature of Sudan.