Mudende Area

Location: Southwest of Karisimbi

The Mudende Area has many extinct cinder cones.

Potatoes and other crops are grown in the rich volcanic soils.

Mudende is also the name of the largest cinder cone in this area.

Agriculture completely covers this extinct cinder cone, crops are even grown inside that crater itself. In the forground wheat is being harvested.

Source:
Robert E. Ford, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, UT.

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