New project to strengthen and modernize DRC’s cassava sector

Under the patronage of the Ministry of Agriculture, IITACGIAR launched the “Cassava Value Chain Development Project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo” in Kinshasa. The USAID-funded project is meant to strengthen and further structure the organization...

Cassava and its Potential to Boost Nigeria’s Economy

Cassava (Manihot esculenta) plays a pivotal role in Nigeria’s agriculture and economy. As the world’s largest producer of cassava, Nigeria’s cultivation of this versatile crop has grown significantly over the years. Over the years, Nigeria’s cassava production has...