Cassava is destined to transform the agricultural industrialization landscape in sub Saharan Africa. Uganda is one of the countries with high potential to spearhead the agriculture based industrial revolution.

The Uganda National Cassava program has for years been identified as a centre of excellence in the development of cassava varieties in the Africa region. Cassava is a wonder crop which for years has been known for its resistance to harsh climate conditions especially drought. Despite the repeated attacks by pests and diseases the crop his remained a leading famine crop. Read more