Cassava

Manihot esculenta, commonly called cassava (), manioc, yuca, macaxeira, mandioca, aipim, and agbeli, is a woody shrub native to South America of the spurge family, Euphorbiaceae. Although a perennial plant, cassava is extensively cultivated as an annual crop in tropical and subtropical regions for its edible starchy tuberous root, a major source of carbohydrates. Though it is often called yuca in parts of Spanish America and in the United States, it is not related to yucca, a shrub in the family Asparagaceae. Cassava is predominantly consumed in boiled form, but substantial quantities are used to extract cassava starch, called tapioca, …

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World Bank Group · 12 November 2021

creation of better jobs through agricultural value chains and lays out the policy implications, using cassava, cashew, and plantation forestry as examples. It is based on case studies carried out in 2018-2020 creating more and better jobs, often in formal employment, linked to the cassava, cashew and plantation forestry value chains. Cassava in Mozambique is currently a traditional subsistence food crop; cashew


World Bank Group · 11 November 2021 English

CW-RFQ / Provision & Installation of a solarized cassava-processing machines with Housing for smallholder


World Bank Group · 9 November 2021 English

This paper examines the relationship between access to markets and land cultivation following Berg et al. (2018) using panel methods. Then, author contextualize these results within the broader recent development …

the ports outside of the Lake Chad area. Maize, cassava, sorghum and millet provide staple crops and are


World Bank Group · 9 November 2021 English

This report sheds light on the interlocked long-term territorial development challenges and the recently realized systemic risks affecting the Lake Chad region. It summarizes the findings of seven technical papers, …

the Lake Chad area include subsistence crops (cassava, millet, rice, sorghum, and onions) and cash crops


World Bank Group · 8 November 2021 English

Construction of 13 Solar Powered Borehole for Cashew/Cassava Production Cluster IDA / 59930 Infrastructure Centre along the three Value Chains (Rice Cashew & Cassava) IDA / 59930 Infrastructure Support toAgribusiness APPEALS/NC/01/2020 / Production of IEC Materials for Rice, Cassava and Cashew Value Chains for Knowledge sharing leaflets Kogi State Priority Value Chain Study (TOR for Cassava value chain study) IDA / 59930 Production and -258511- CS-INDV / Conduct of Output Survey for Cassava Value Chain IDA / 59930 Project Management andCoordination


World Bank Group · 8 November 2021 English

of rice, maize, horticulture, irish potatoes, cassava, and beans. The project is complex and environmental


World Bank Group · 7 November 2021 English

13 Cashew/Cassava Production process) (Rice Cashew & Cassava) APPEALS/CW/03/21 / APPEALS/NC/01/2020 / Production of IEC Materials for Rice, Cassava and Cashew Technical Enhancement Chain Study (TOR for Cassava 2021-11-20 2021-12-25 2022-06-23 Survey for Cassava Value Coordination


World Bank Group · 7 November 2021 English

engaged in priority food staples namely rice, cassava, sorghum, and horticulture. The project


World Bank Group · 4 November 2021 English

Construction of 13 Solar Powered Borehole for Cashew/Cassava Production Cluster IDA / 59930 Infrastructure Centre along the three Value Chains (Rice Cashew & Cassava) IDA / 59930 Infrastructure Support toAgribusiness APPEALS/NC/01/2020 / Production of IEC Materials for Rice, Cassava and Cashew Value Chains for Knowledge sharing leaflets Kogi State Priority Value Chain Study (TOR for Cassava value chain study) IDA / 59930 Production and -258511- CS-INDV / Conduct of Output Survey for Cassava Value Chain IDA / 59930 Project Management andCoordination


World Bank Group · 3 November 2021 English

2018, five products—garments, footwear, rice, cassava, and tourism—accounted for 80 percent of total


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