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24 Apr, 2017
New manuals show how to extend shelf-life of cassava roots to increase incomes & food security
Cassava is a key source of food and income in many developing countries in Africa. In sub-Saharan Africa, it is ...
08 Mar, 2017
‘Carrier women’ shoulder a heavy burden in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Cassava is an RTB crop of key importance in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is often processed into flour ...
08 Mar, 2017
Accelerating Africa’s economic growth through root and tuber crops
The 13th International Symposium for the International Society for Tropical Root Crops- Africa Branch (ISTRC-AB) has kicked off this week ...
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Post-harvest use of banana in Uganda and Tanzania: Product characteristics and cultivar preferences of male and female farmers.
Manual: setting up a packhouse for waxing and relative humidity storage of fresh cassava roots
Adoption of mechanized postharvest cassava processing technologies, and the determinants of high quality cassava flour (HQCF) processing in Tanzania