Cultural Practices in cassava propagation
Weeding: This is done regularly
Fertilizer Application methods: Apply 250kg/ha of NPK. Fertilizer four to six weeks after planning.
Maturity Period of cassava
This occurs between 8 – 15months depending on varieties/
Harvesting cultural process of cassava
Use cutlass to remove some soil and pull the stem gently so that the tubers are pulled along or, use cassava puller.
Processing of cassava cultural practices
Cassava is processed into garri, foofoo, flour or livestock feed.
Storage: Cassava is stored in processed form in sack as garri or foofoo.