1. 20/1/2013 Cassava is a tropical root crop, originally from Amazonia, that provides the staple food of an estimated 800 million people worldwide. Grown almost exclusively by low-income, smallholder farmers, it is one of the few staple crops that can be produced efficiently on a small scale, without the need...
  2. 20/9/2015 This book is designed as a simple introduction to the more common food plants of Bangladesh. It is hoped people will take greater pride and interest in these plants and become confident and informed about how to grow and use them. Many of the local food plants that occur in every country are very...
  3. 20/3/2019 This book is designed as a simple introduction to the more common food plants of the Philippines. It is hoped people will take greater pride and interest in these plants and become confident and informed about how to grow and use them. Many of the local food plants that occur in every country are...
  4. Access Agriculture Training Video Ensure your soil is rich in organic matter and grow a legume intercrop to help keep your soil loose. Plant your cuttings horizontally or at a slant so the roots grow closer to the surface. With a simple tool you can uproot your cassava twice as fast. Available...
  5. AccessAgriculture Training Video La enfermedad del virus del mosaico de la yuca es una enfermedad importante que baja los rendimientos. Se la reconoce cuando las hojas de la yuca tengan manchas de color amarillo hasta verde claro. La mosca blanca pasa la enfermedad a la planta. No hay remedio...
  6. AccessAgriculture Training Video Los agricultores en Tailandia comparten sugerencias prácticas para reducir la probabilidad de que la cochinilla llegue a su yucal. Hay que plantar en buen momento; usando buenas estacas; desinfectando las estacas; protegiendo a los insectos benéficos; e...
  7. AccessAgriculture Training Video Para producir material de siembra de yuca de calidad, debemos: seleccionar un sitio adecuado y preparar la tierra temprano, asegurar una buena fertilidad del suelo, decidir qué variedades cultivar y manejar adecuadamente el material de siembra. Idiomas...
  8. Access Agriculture Training Video Cassava is a plant with valuable roots which are hidden below the soil. One of the main issues for cassava farmers is how do you estimate the value of your crop… but it is possible to work out the size of your cassava yield before harvest. Available languages...
  9. Abstract, Journal of Pest Science, 2018 Insects provide critical ecosystem services to humanity, including biological control of pests. Particularly for invasive pests, biological control constitutes an environmentally sound and cost-effective management option. Following its 2008 invasion of...