Garlic cultivated in the Grand North is scarce thus sells at high prices. The garlic that has a unique taste is seen in little quantities in markets like Sandaga and Central Market. A bag, if available, Njoya Alexandre, a vendor at the Sandaga Market said, will sell at FCFA 100,000. He revealed that it use to sell at FCFA 50,000 during December. Though scarce garlic from Nigeria now inun- dates markets selling a kilogram at FCFA 1,500. A bag of 100 kg sells at between FCFA 75,000 and FCFA 80,000 according to Hamadou Mana, a seller at the Central Market in Douala.