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June 15, 2017

Farmers benefit from new knowledge on cassava cultivation in Osun state

More than 2000 farmers in Osun state benefitted from the cassava projects which are being supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation as researchers took […]
June 15, 2017

NAFDAC and IITA-CWMP train 659 spray service providers in Nigeria

 The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has given thumbs up to the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) led Cassava Weed […]
May 19, 2017

ACAI and IITA-CWMP begin harvest of 2016 trials in Nigeria

The African Cassava Agronomy Initiative (ACAI) project being managed by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) has commenced harvest of the 2016 established field trials […]
May 3, 2017

Accelerating scaling of innovations in the African Cassava Agronomy Initiative

By David Ngome: The African Cassava Agronomy Initiative (ACAI) team met in Ibadan, Nigeria to discuss approaches, tools and strategies that can support scaling in ACAI. […]