[caption id="attachment_469" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Researchers and farmers in a field trial[/caption] The African Cassava Agronomy Initiative (ACAI) Project has established 137 limiting nutrient trials, and 70 intercrop trials in a bid to crack the agronomy...
Cassava, the starch rusty-coloured root that is a staple in Nigeria, is a paradigm of the problem the import-dependent nation now faces as the plunge in oil prices crimps the economy. Learn more
MAINSTREAMING gender in development has several benefits such as building resilience and sustainability in projects and programmes. Learn more
The Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) under its cassava weed management project is training African researchers on new advances made in weed science by drawing from the expertise of US and Nigerian researchers. Learn more