Beans and Pulses

Malawi’s climate is ideal for the cultivation of a range of beans and pulses. From soya beans to lentils.

Grains and Nuts

Grains and nuts have formed the cornerstone of rural farming for decades. Now is the time to help rural farmers prosper.


African Birds Eye chilli and Peri Peri is synonymous with Malawi. With a range of capsicum varieties, Malawi is top of the list for pepper.


Hemp and CBD production is one of the fastest growing agriculture sectors in Malawi.

H. Adam Agro - Commodities

Malawi has an array of seasonal crops. With a large dependence on rain availability and pricing is very seasonal. 

Long-term supply agreements help to hedge against some of these seasonal price fluctuations while ensuring the farmer gets paid the right price for their products. 

Below is a list of some of the agro-commodities H. Adam sources and supplies. 

By handling quality control for colour, size, and safety standards such as aflatoxin control, and MRL we are able to ensure top quality products are delivered to our clients. 

Contact H. Adam Agro for more information.

Hemp and CBD

Hemp and CBD products are gaining popularity globally and Malawi is poised to become a leading producer in this market. Malawi’s favourable climate and fertile soil make it an ideal location for growing high-quality hemp and CBD crops. The country’s government has taken steps to regulate the industry, ensuring that all products are grown, processed, and sold according to strict standards set by the CRA (Cannabis Regulation Authority).

By choosing Hemp and CBD products from Malawi, consumers can be confident that they are purchasing a product that is safe, high-quality, and responsibly produced. Malawi is committed to promoting sustainable agriculture practices and minimizing the environmental impact of its hemp and CBD production.

Hemp and CBD products offer a wide range of potential benefits, from pain relief and anxiety reduction to improved sleep and a stronger immune system. Hemp products are also versatile, with uses ranging from food and skincare products to textiles and building materials.

As the market for Hemp and CBD products continues to grow, Malawi is well-positioned to take advantage of this trend. By investing in this industry, Malawi is creating jobs, boosting its economy, and contributing to the growth of a promising new market.

H. Adam Agro has partnered with pioneers in the Hemp and CBD industries to create market access domestically and internationally.

Products Available Include:

  • CBD Oil
  • Hemp Seed Oil
  • Hemp Seed (Shelled)
  • Hemp Seed Husks
  • CBD Flower
  • CBD Pomade
  • Hemp Protein Powder

Contact H. Adam Agro for more information.

Beans and Pulses

Malawi is a major producer of various types of beans and pulses, including red kidney beans, chickpeas, pigeon peas, and lentils. These crops are grown by a large number of small-scale and rural farmers, who are an integral part of the country’s agricultural sector.

Malawi is ideal for growing these crops due to its favorable climate and fertile soil. The country has a warm and humid climate, with plenty of rainfall, making it possible to grow a wide range of crops, including beans and pulses. Additionally, the soil in Malawi is rich in nutrients, which helps to support healthy plant growth and high yields.

Beans and pulses are important crops in Malawi because they play a significant role in the country’s economy. They are one of the largest export commodities, and the income generated from these crops helps to support rural communities, small-scale farmers, and the wider economy. Beans and pulses are also an important source of food and nutrition for millions of people in Malawi, as well as in other countries around the world.

Red kidney beans, for example, are a staple food in many African countries, including Malawi. They are an excellent source of protein, fiber, and essential nutrients, making them a valuable crop for improving food security and nutrition. Chickpeas are a highly versatile crop that can be used in a wide range of dishes, from soups and stews to curries and salads. They are also rich in protein, fiber, and essential nutrients, making them an excellent addition to any diet.

Pigeon peas and lentils are two other important beans and pulses crops exported by Malawi. Pigeon peas are a staple food in many African countries, and they are often used in soups and stews. Lentils, on the other hand, are a popular ingredient in vegetarian and vegan dishes, as they are a rich source of protein, fiber, and essential nutrients.

White haricot beans, also known as navy beans, are another important crop exported by Malawi. These small, white beans are a staple in many cuisines around the world, including North American, South American, and European cuisines. White haricot beans are highly versatile and can be used in a variety of dishes, such as soups, stews, salads, casseroles, and in canned products. They are an excellent source of protein, fiber, and essential nutrients, making them a valuable ingredient in any diet.

The following beans and Pulses are available through H. Adam Agro (subject to seasonality):

  • Chickpeas
  • Kidney beans
  • Butter beans
  • Lentils
  • Pigeon beans/peas
  • Cowpeas
  • Soya
  • Groundnut
  • Mung beans (dahl – in five varieties: Jade –AU, Crystal, Celera II-AU, Satin II, and Regur)

Contact H. Adam Agro for more information.

Grains and Nuts

Maize, groundnuts, rice, and cashews are just a few of the many grains and nuts that Malawi is well known for producing. Many small-scale and rural farmers who are essential contributors to the nation’s agricultural economy grow these crops.

Malawi’s main food crop is maize, which is farmed by a lot of farmers all around the nation. It is a crop with a wide range of culinary applications, from porridge to tortillas, and is a crucial component in the creation of animal feed.

Known also as peanuts, groundnuts are another significant crop farmed in Malawi. They are a highly-liked snack item as well as a component of many other recipes, including stews and sauces. Additionally a great source of protein, beneficial fats, and other elements, groundnuts are a valuable supplement to any diet.

Another significant product farmed in Malawi is rice, which is a common grain throughout the world. Malawi has a warm, humid environment and good soil, making it the perfect place to grow rice. Rice is a crop that is quite adaptable and may be used in a variety of cuisines, including stir-fries and pilafs.

A valuable nut crop grown in Malawi is cashews. They are utilized in a variety of recipes, from curries to snack meals, and are highly valued for their distinctive flavor and texture. Cashews are a vital addition to any diet since they are a great source of protein, healthy fats, and other nutrients.

In addition to the various grains and nuts already mentioned, Malawi is also a significant producer of macadamia nuts. Macadamias are known for their rich, buttery flavor and are highly valued for their high content of healthy monounsaturated fats and essential nutrients. These nuts are used in a wide range of applications, from snack foods to baked goods, and are a popular ingredient in many cuisines around the world.

Macadamia nuts are well suited to the climate and soil conditions of Malawi, and the country has the potential to become a major producer of these nuts. The export of macadamia nuts from Malawi has the potential to provide a valuable source of income for small-scale and rural farmers, as well as contribute to the growth of the country’s agricultural sector.

The following Grains and Nuts are available through H. Adam Agro:

  • Maize 
  • Rice (Kilombero) 
  • Groundnuts 
  • Cashew Nuts 
  • Macadamia Nuts

Contact H. Adam Agro for more information.


A wide variety of chili peppers, turmeric, and paprika, as well as other spices, are grown in Malawi. Small-scale, rural farmers that use few pesticides and mostly rely on organic farming techniques harvest these spices to create premium, tasty products.

Capsicum is a widely sought-after spice that may be found in a variety of foods, including soups, stews, curries, and sauces. Birds Eye Chilli and a local variety of habaneros known as Kambuzi (Goat) are just a few of the different species of capsicum that are grown in Malawi. Because of their diverse flavors and heat levels, they are a flexible addition to many different dishes.

Another highly valued spice grown in Malawi is turmeric. This root is prized for its vivid yellow hue, unusual flavor, and potential health advantages. Turmeric is a common element in herbal teas and is used in a variety of foods, such as curries and rice meals.

Another spice grown in Malawi is paprika. It is produced from dried red peppers and is used in a variety of foods, from marinades and rubs to soups and stews, to add color and flavor. A common addition to many spice mixtures, including curry powder and chili powder, is paprika.

The following Spices are available through H. Adam Agro:

  • African Birds Eye Chilli 
  • Kambuzi (habanero) pepper 
  • Paprika 
  • Turmeric 

Contact H. Adam Agro for more information.

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