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Cassava

Earn sh1m from an acre of cassava

A sack costs sh15,000 and an acre needs at least five sacks

Cassava commercialisation will transform...

Cassava is widely used in most tropical areas for feeding pigs, cattle, sheep and poultry

Cassava: A hidden fortune mine for Uganda...

For a long time now, His Excellency President Yoweri Museveni has consistently advanced the message of wealth creation through commercialized agriculture...

The love for cassava has enabled Ssenoga...

Each bag of cassava cuttings depending on the variety, is sold at sh15,000 while a kilogramme of raw cassava goes for sh500

Cassava:  a hidden crop in Isingiro

The farm-gate price of a 100kg of cassava is currently between sh50,000 and sh80,000. The price increases to sh90,000 when the farmers find the buyers...

Cassava food crop potential is 'barely tapped'...

"A number of farmers are increasingly taking part in cassava production, but no available markets for the produce."

Researchers warn 'Ebola for plants' hitting...

Africa is the world's largest producer of cassava, accounting for 57 percent of a crop that some 800 million people around the world rely on.

Food prices still on the rise

Despite the high prices, vendors say the week’s sales were good.

One dead, four admitted after eating poisonous...

The family had failed to get food for the past few days

I. Coast seeks protected status for staple...

Making attieke involves peeling and then grating cassava.

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