Everything about Cassava

A cassava tuber in cross-section

Cassava (Manihotesculenta) is also known by many other names, such as yuca, mandioca, manioc, agbeli, macaxeira, and aipim. It belongs to the spurge family, Euphorbiaceae, and is native to South America. Cassava is a woody shrub that is widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical land as an annual crop. It is conventionally cultivated due to … Read more