Author: Adebiyi olafusi

Realizing the potential of root crops in the 21st century: the modalities for sub-Saharan Africa

Pages 20-26 F.M Quin ABSTRACT The modalities for Africa for realizing the potential of root crops that are produced in the continent require that we build future work on the already available information and experience from different areas where these crops are grown in Africa. It also requires that there be effective technology transfer arrangements, […]
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ISTRC-AB announces her 14th symposium

The 14th International Symposium of the International Society for Tropical Root Crops -Africa Branch (ISTRC-AB) will be held in Lusaka, Zambia on 20-24 September 2021.  The theme is: “Exploring climate smart, nutritious and healthy root and tuber crops for African business solutions” This symposium will provide once more an opportunity for scientists and other stakeholders […]
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IITA supports production of Tanzania’s national cassava development strategy

IITA-Tanzania has handed over to the Ministry of Agriculture 2000 copies of the National Cassava Development Strategy, a roadmap to guide cassava commercialization and industrialization initiatives in the country. IITA had offered to support the government in editing and printing the copies. The books were handed over to the Ministry at their headquarters in Dodoma […]
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