Project No. 9: Training of local people

Course No. 2: Improvement of agriculture

Planting of cassava stems on ridges

2. Cassava

Many local cassava plants are infested by sicknesses The Mosaic Virus is widespread The Green Mite causes a big lost of the yield Important is to replace sick plants through resistant varieties These cassava stems are distributed to interested local farmers Production of improved planting material of cassava




Better plants - better yields
Cassava roots Healthy plants promise higher yields
Cutting of cassava stems
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