IITA Cassava Weed Management Project Leader cited in The Economist


Dr Dixon popularly called “Dr Cassava”

The Project Leader for the Cassava Weed Management Project, Dr Alfred Dixon has been featured in The Economist—A United Kingdom highly respected magazine.

In an encounter with the magazine, Dr Dixon popularly known as “Dr Cassava” shared results from research farms on-station. His views where expressed in the article titled: “After Oil”. The article highlighted the importance of agriculture in the midst of falling oil prices for a country like Nigeria, and the efforts by IITA and Nestle in sourcing raw materials locally.

Read article on this link: http://goo.gl/c5tRVc

 

 

 

 

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