Cassava in the News

June 28, 2017

Import substitution: Cassava starch firm saves economy N1.22bn annually

PSALTRY International Company Limited, one of the investors in the Nigerian cassava industry, has said that the country has started benefiting from its investment as the […]
June 28, 2017

Expert explains why cassava farmers are poor

An expert at the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture, Mr. Kenton Dashiell, says low plant yield and poor agronomy practice is responsible for the poor status […]
June 5, 2017

FIIRO, Liberia partner on cassava processing technologies

In search for cassava processing technologies, to promote industrial research in the area of agriculture and to foster national unity between Nigeria and Liberia, delegates from […]
June 5, 2017

AFAN Blames Cost Of Cassava By-Products On Farmers’ Losses

The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) has blamed the high cost of cassava by-products on the losses which cassava farmers incurred three years ago. The […]