Alltofarm Tasks Deltans On Farming

Alltofarm Tasks Deltans On Farming

THE Delta State Government has reiterated its commitment to diversify the economy of the state through agriculture. The Chief Job Creation Officer, Prof. Eric Eboh stated this when members of ‘All to Farm team’ paid him a courtesy visit in his office. Prof.Eboh...
Alltofarm Now in Edo State

Alltofarm Now in Edo State

Today, the 24th of January, 2017 marks a remarkable day as Alltofarm holds her inaugural meeting of Alltofarm Edo State under the leadership of Engr. Alexander Oghogho with the Director General team from Delta State, where the Regional Manager, Fidelity bank was ably...
HOW TO GROW CASSAVA (PART 3)

HOW TO GROW CASSAVA (PART 3)

HARVESTING All parts of the crop (stems, leaves and tuberous roots) can be harvested for specific markets.   STEMS There is usually a high demand for planting materials of improved varieties at the beginning of the planting season. You can harvest, package and sell...
HOW TO GROW CASSAVA (PART 2)

HOW TO GROW CASSAVA (PART 2)

PREPARATION OF PLANTING MATERIALS Use sharp tools preferably a secateurs or cutlass to cut stems into stakes for planting. Avoid bruising the stems. Smooth cuts enhance root yields through rapid and uniform root development from the cut surface. The recommended length...
HOW TO GROW CASSAVA (PART 1)

HOW TO GROW CASSAVA (PART 1)

CHOICE OF LAND Choose well-drained, deep, loamy soils. Where such is not available sandy and clayey soils can be managed intensively for cassava production. However, very sandy and clayey soils should be avoided.   LAND PREPARATION: The texture and water table of...