Nigeria

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 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 […]