Improving smallholder productivity through mechanization

Agricultural mechanization directly and indirectly affects yield gap: it reduces both harvest and post-harvest losses and is the low-hanging fruit that can bridge the gap between actual and potential yield in Africa. In sub-Sahara Africa, reliance on human muscle...

Agric stakeholders push for national adoption of IITA “Six Steps”

Agric stakeholders push for national adoption of IITA “Six Steps” toolkit and improved varieties for cassava transformation Agricultural stakeholders and policymakers in Nigeria are calling for the adoption of the Six Steps to Cassava Weed Management & Best...