News & Events

April 29, 2017

Revised Handbook of West African Weeds to help farmers tackle weeds in farms

The revised version of the Handbook of West African Weeds is a tool that will help farmers to identify and tackle the different species of weeds […]
April 24, 2017

IITA Cassava Weed Management Project trains 105 spray service providers in Abia state

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture led Cassava Weed Management Project has trained 105 spray service providers on herbicides application, safety and use in Abia state. […]
April 18, 2017
BASICS

Economically sustainable seed businesses to transform cassava production in Nigeria

Seed sector professionals have said that businesses selling improved varieties and high quality cassava stems for cultivation could help African farmers significantly raise their productivity. This […]
March 28, 2017

Researchers to unveil techniques for controlling weeds in cassava

Researchers working under the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture led Cassava Weed Management Project (IITA-CWMP) will this week share findings and recommendations on how to tackle […]