Marie Michael Library
New challenges in the cassava transformation in Nigeria and Ghana
In Nigeria and Ghana, the increase in cassava production has proven that cassava is a powerful poverty fighter in Africa. The cassava transformation involves a shift from production as a low-yielding, famine-reserve crop to a high-yielding cash crop. This paper aims to document the factors which are driving the cassava transformation in Nigeria and Ghana.
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Cassava, Agriculture, Transformation