Agriculture

October 19, 2017

Improved weed control help farmers to record 27tons/ha from on-farm demonstration farms

On-farm demonstrations in Ogun state, Nigeria under the IITA Cassava Weed Management Project have produced average yields of 27 tons per hectare surpassing the national average […]
October 19, 2017

Now, cassava farmers will worry less about weeds or weeding

There are over 4.5million cassava farmers in Nigeria, and many more are willing to join, even at subsistence level. The reason for the choice of the […]
October 3, 2017

First SAH originated cassava stems harvested in Nigeria

Researchers working under the Building an Economically Sustainable Integrated Cassava Seed System (BASICS) project have harvested the first ever plots of cassava stems derived from a […]
October 3, 2017

At JQRM, Dr Dixon urged partners to redouble efforts

Dr Alfred Dixon, Project Leader for the IITA-CWMP has urged partners and staff working under the project to redouble their efforts and ensure that all the […]