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

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