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Book: Roots and tubers value chain development and food and nutrition security – Caribbean

The working paper, Roots and tubers value chain development and food and nutrition security – Caribbean by CARDI researcher, Dr Gregory Robin was recently published by CTA; INTRA ACP Agricultural Policy Programme. It highlights CARDI’s research and development activities in St Vincent and the Grenadines, Antigua and Barbuda over the past 5 years, particularly with cassava, sweet potato and dasheen (taro). Lessons learned from the World Congress on Roots and Tuber Crops, China, 2016 are presented, as well as recommendations for mechanisation, breeding, agronomy/climate smart agriculture, value chain and technology transfer.


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