Complete Guide On How To Propagate Apple Trees

Apple trees (Malus x domestica) are one of the most popular fruit trees grown in the world today. There are thousands of cultivars of this popular fruit tree. Methods of propagation of the apple are numerous and can vary widely. Some of the most popular methods of...

IITA Promotes African Yam-bean Crop With 40 Varieties 

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) says it has embarked on “genetic diversity” land race for the  African yam-bean (AYB) crop with over 40 varieties, to improve soil fertility and achieve food security. Genetic Professor and Principal...

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...