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By Dr Clair H. Hershey,Prof. Doyle McKey,Marc Delêtre,Dr Aurélie Bechoff,Kuakoon Piyachomkwan,Sittichoke Wanlapatit,Prof. Klanarong Sriroth,Dr Keith Tomlins,Ben Bennett,Dr Tin Maung Aye,Dr Dunstan S. C. Spencer,Chuma Ezedinma,Olivier F. Vilpoux,Denilson de O

ISBN-10: 1786760002

ISBN-13: 9781786760005

Originating in South the USA, cassava is now grown in over a hundred international locations all over the world. it's the 3rd most vital resource of energy within the tropics after rice and maize. Its caloric worth, in addition to its skill to tolerate dry stipulations and terrible soils, makes it a key foodstuff defense crop in constructing nations, quite in Africa. As call for for nutrients grows, there's an pressing have to raise yields within the face of such demanding situations as weather swap, threats from pests and illnesses and the necessity to make cultivation extra resource-efficient and sustainable.

Drawing on a world variety of craftsmanship, this assortment specializes in methods of bettering the cultivation of cassava at every one step within the worth chain, from breeding to post-harvest garage. quantity 1 starts off via reviewing present concerns dealing with cassava cultivation world wide earlier than discussing tools for sustainable intensification resembling rotations, intercropping and extra effective nutrient management.

Achieving sustainable cultivation of cassava quantity 1: Cultivation techniques can be a typical reference for agricultural scientists in universities, executive and different study centres and corporations enthusiastic about bettering cassava cultivation. it's observed through quantity 2 which reports breeding, pests and diseases.

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