IFAD Distributes Inputs to 120 Farmers in Taraba

To enhance wet season rice and cassava farming, the International Fund for Agricultural Development’s Value Chain Development Programme (IFAD-VCDP) has distributed agro-inputs to 120 farmers in Taraba State. Flagging off the input distribution exercise at the weekend...

New improved cassava varieties excite farmers- IITA

Farmers in Kogi and Benue expressed awe at the large sizes and number of roots produced by the new cassava varieties developed by the NextGen project—Baba-70 and Game Changer—as they pull the crop to see what was below the ground during a farmers’ field day/ product...

Tanzanian: AKILIMO App is crucial in assisting cassava farmers.

Dr. Deusdedit Peter Mlay, the Research and Innovation Coordinator at the Tanzania Agricultural Research Institute (TARI) Ukiriguru Center, has stressed the importance of the AKILIMO App in increasing crop yields. He explained how cassava farmers may use it to make...