a strong passion to build the cassava
processing factories across agricultural region, and during our discussion they said they already had money from a bank for the investment,' Sokhon said yesterday.
TO THE RESCUEC For the Bangui university scientists, one solution lies with the green shoots of cassava
- also known as manioc - growing in their lab.
He had gone to his farm to harvest some cassava
and he was with one other person.
Dr Teresia Munga said they are breeding varieties that are resistant to cassava
mosaic disease and cassava
brown streak disease.
The HIGAB boss who himself is a blind person, also says apart from the cassava
project in Northwestern Liberia, the organization is currently renovating a ten - classroom elementary school building in order to meet the educational needs of blind children of the organization.
In its latest quarterly bulletin, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said cassava
production improved two percent to 619,830 metric tons (MT).
The GMD also allayed fears of any possible negative impact of the plant on the supply of cassava
-based foods for human consumption, stressing that the cassava
that would be used for the biofuel project was a special breed that would not be in competition for human consumption or interfere with the activities of farmers cultivating other breeds of cassava
or indeed other crops.
On average, the cassava
root processing results in approximately 30% of wastewater, which is improperly eliminated, contaminating the soil and groundwater (Almeida, Silva, Lima, Almeida, & Zacharias, 2009).
has shown to have potential to be improved for salt stress through screening and selection (Carretero et al.
But RIPE's real aim is to improve the yields of food crops such as cassava
and cowpeas, which are important sources of calories and protein in many poor countries.
Currently there is limited information about the adaptability of cassava
genotypes at different times of harvesting (TOH).
is a tropical root crop that is widely cultivated in Thailand.
Seed sector professionals have said that businesses selling improved varieties and high quality cassava
stems for cultivation could help African farmers significantly raise their productivity.
Biofortified vitamin A "yellow" cassava
can help address the adverse health effects of vitamin A deficiency.
One of the most significant crops for food security and the main food source of several countries in Africa and Asia is cassava
(Manihot escalenta Crantz L.