NextGen Cassava

Empowering farmers through innovative, sustainable cassava breeding


Nearly 1 billion people depend on cassava as a staple food, yet it's widely unknown by the industrialized world. @cegesi discusses the importance of the crop to Africa and how innovations are helping secure food supplies around the 🌍. @modestannedi

222 – Cassava Innovation in Africa

Cassava is a staple food crop in Africa and Asia, yet is widely unknown by the industrialized world.  While almost a billion people depend on this cr...

Great to see the next generation of cassava scientists and their exciting work. We’re going to need all of these tools to protect cassava from the pathogens it faces. #PAGXXVIII

Join @cegesi and other scientists right now in Pacific Salon 6-7 #PAG2020 as we discuss cutting-edge innovations to improve #cassava and secure food supplies for millions. #PAGXXVIII

Our scientists are thrilled to be talking cassava and food security all week at #PAG2020.

Don't miss the #cassava genomics session TODAY starting at 10:30 a.m. #PAGXXVIII