Agriculture

Cassava yield falls amid rising Nigerian population

by Josephine Okojie

November 8, 2016 | 1:22 pm
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Researchers and scientists see low yield per hectare threatening cassava production in Nigeria amid rising Nigerian population.   Despite being grown by more than four million farmers, Nigeria’s cassava yield per hectare has been very low at about 14 tons per hectare as against more than 20 tons per hectare in Thailand and other Asian…

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by Josephine Okojie

November 8, 2016 | 1:22 pm
  |     |     |   Start Conversation

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