RAW MATERIALS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

KATSINA STATE
  
MINERAL RAW MATERIALS: Gold, Manganese, Lateritic clay, Feldspar, Black tourmaline, Amethyst, Quartz, Kaolin, Mica, Gypsum, Silimanite, Clay, Granite sand, Uranium, Asbestos, Tourmaline, Serpentinite (Chrysolite asbestos), Chromite, Ilmenite & Diamond, Graphite, Iron–ore, Potash, Silica sand
AGRO RAW MATERIALS: Sorghum, Millet, Maize, Cocoyam, Groundnut, Pepper, Sweet potato, Rice, Fruits, Vegetables, Wheat, Sugar cane, Sheanut, Onion, Cow pea, Acacia nilotica, Neem tree, Cotton, Mango, Locust bean (Dadawa), Livestock.


DISTRIBUTION OVER LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREAS
BAKORI
Mineral Raw Materials: Gold, Manganese, Lateritic clay, Tourmaline, Amethyst, Quartz, precious Stone, Feldspar.
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Maize, Groundnut, Cocoyam, Pepper, Rice, Fruits, Vegetables, Sugarcane, Wheat, Sheanut, Sweet Potato, Soyabeans, Mango.

BATAGARAWA
Mineral Raw Materials: Feldspar, Kaolin.
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Wheat, Onion, Groundnut, Vegetables, Cow pea, Neem tree, Red sorrel, Acacia Nilotica, Hides & Skin, Fruits (Mango).

BATSARI
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, Feldspar, Mica, Gold, Gypsum, Silimanite
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Maize, Groundnut, Cow pea, Cotton, Pepper, Sweet potato, Mango, Acacia Nilotica, Neem tree

BAURE
Mineral Raw Materials: Glass sand, Silica Sand.
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cow pea, Groundnut, Hide and Skin.

BINDAWA
Mineral Raw Materials: Lateritie clay, Iron ore, Red iron oxide.
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Groundnut, Cow pea, Rumex, Cotton. 

CHRANCHI
Mineral Raw Materials:
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cotton, Cow pea, Mango, Hide and Skin

DANJA
Mineral Raw Materials: Manganese, Kaolin.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Cotton, Rice, Soya beans, Sheanut, Sugarcane, Cocoyam, Pumpkin, Cow pea, Mango.

DANDUME
Mineral Raw Materials: Precious stone (Amethyst, Emerald, Aquamarine).
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Rice, Cotton, Mango, Soyabeans, Sheanut,  Sugarcane, Cocoyam, Pumpkin, Cow pea, Mango, Sweet Potato.

DANMUSA
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin  
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cow pea, Cotton, Groundnut, Maize, Hide & Skin.

DAURA
Mineral Raw Materials: Granite, Uranium
Agro Raw Materials: Millet, Sorghum, Groundnut, Wheat, Mango, Vegetable, Acacia Nilotica, Red sorrel, Cow pea.

DUTSI
Mineral Raw Materials:
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Groundnut, Cow pea, Hide & Skin.

DUTSINAMA
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, Iron ore, Graphite
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cotton, Onions, Vegetable, Cow pea, Groundnut, Hides & Skin.

FASKARI
Mineral Raw Materials: Gold, Laterite, Mica, Precious stone (Emerald, Black Tourmaline, Sapphire), Mica, Asbestos, Granite.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Rice, Soyabeans, Groundnut, Sweet Potato, Cow pea, Sheanut, Sugarcane, Cotton.

FUNTUA
Mineral Raw Materials: Chromite, Manganese, Fire clay, Laterite, Precious stone (Emerald, Amethyst, Topaz), Aquamarine.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Cotton, Rice Wheat, Soyabeans, Groundnut, Pepper, Sheanut, Potato (Sweet & Irish), Yam Sugarcane, Cocoyam Cow pea.

INGAWA
Mineral Raw Materials: Red Iron Oxide, Kaolin, Talc, Granite, Quartz, Laterite, Mica, Smoky Quartz.
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cow pea, Mango, Red sorrel, Acacia Nilotica, Neem tree, Cotton.

KAFUR
Mineral Raw Materials: Diamond, Ilmenite, 
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Wheat, Sugarcane, Cotton, Rice, Sweet  Potato,  Mango, Cowpea, Sheanut.

JIBIA
Mineral Raw Materials: Quartz (Amethyst, Silimanite). Granite, Aquamarine, Precious Stone.
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cowpea, Onions, Groundnut, Vegetable, Red Sorrel, Tomatoes, Acacia Nilotica, Potato, Hide & Skin. 

KAITA
Mineral Raw Materials: Laterite  
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet,  Cowpea, Onions, Groundnut, Vegetable,  Acacia Nilotica, Red sorrel, Wheat, Pepper, Hide &Skin. 

KANKARA
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, Red iron oxide graphite, feldspar. 
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Cotton, Pepper, Wheat, Millet, Vegetable, Soyabeans, Sheanut.

KANKIA
Mineral Raw Materials: Quartz, Iron ore, Kaolin
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cow pea, Groundnut, Cotton, Neem tree, Acacia nilotica, Mango.

KATSINA
Mineral Raw Materials: Red iron oxide, Potash, Laterite. 
Agro Raw Materials: Millet Sorghum, Cow pea, wheat, Groundnut, Acacia Nilotica, Hides & Skin, Vegetable, Pepper, Red sorrel, Onions.

KURFI
Mineral Raw Materials: Rosy Quartz, Block tourmaline, Feldspar, Granite.
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cow pea, Maize, Cotton, Groundnut, Pepper, sweet potato, Acacia Nilotica.

KUSADA
Mineral Raw Materials:
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Groundnut, Cow pea, Cotton, mango, Hides & Skin.

MAI'ADUWA
Mineral Raw Materials: Laterite clay, Granite
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Pepper, Cow pea, Vegetables, Groundnut, Acacia Nilotica, Red Sorrel , Neem tree,

MALUMFASHI
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, Gold, Laterite.
Agro Raw Materials: Sugarcane, Tomatoes, Maize, Millet, Cow pea, Cotton, Groundnut, Pepper, Wheat, Onion, Vegetable, Rice, Mango, Soyabeans.

MANI
Mineral Raw Materials: Laterite
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cow pea, Vegetables, Wheat, Groundnut and Livestock.

MASHI
Mineral Raw Materials: Mica
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cow pea, Maize, Cotton, Groundnut

MUSAWA
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Millet, Cow pea, Pepper, Cotton, Sheanut, Sorghum, Groundnut.

RIMI
Mineral Raw Materials: Laterite clay
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Groundnut, Pepper, Mango, Acacia nilotica, Livestock, Neem tree.

SABUWA
Mineral Raw Materials: Quartz, Gold, Precious Stones, (Amethyst, Emerald, Topaz), Aquamarine.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Rice, Cotton, Soyabeans, Yam, Sugarcane, Groundnut, Pepper, Cocoyam, Sweet potato, Sheanut, Cowpea, Mango.

SAFANA
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, Feldspar, Gold, Silimanite, Mica.
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Maize, Cotton, Pepper, Groundnut, Sweet Potato, Sugarcane, Vegetable, Acacia Nilotica, Red Sorrel, Hide & Skin.

SANDAMU
Mineral Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Cow pea, Groundnut, Beniseed, Hide & Skin.
Agro Raw Materials:

ZANGO
Mineral Raw Materials: Uranium, Glass sand, Silica sand, Granite, Laterite 
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Millet, Groundnut, Cow pea, Beniseed, Neem tree, Red sorrel, Vegetable, Mango.