SARD-SC Tanzanian team hosts farmers’ field day in Kigoma

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

  The SARD-SC Tanzanian team will host the farmers field day on Friday 27th February, 2015 in Kigoma,Kakonko District, Tanzania.  Between 100 and 120 participants from different areas in Kigoma will attend the event. The expected participants include all stakeholders along the cassava value chain (traders, NGOs, Government officials, Researchers, farmers, Marketers, Processors and other stakeholders involved in the dissemination of cassava information.

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DRC Cassava team activities spawn RATSK, an agroprocessors’ network

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

Several trainings provided by the SARD-SC project for different actors  in the  cassava value chain  in the South Kivu Province of DR Congo, has led to the establishment of a network of cassava agroprocessors named RATSK (Reseau d’Agro Transformateurs du Sud-Kivu). This network is made of individuals belonging to different local and national organizations who have actively participated in the trainings organized by SARD-SC on the new technology developed to produce and transform the cassava crop into many marketable products. RATSK ...

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Tanzania team trains farmers on cassava post harvest technologies and products development

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

  The SARD-SC Tanzania  team  will conduct  a  training on Cassava  Post Harvest  Handling  Technologies  and  Products Development  for  small holder  farmers  from the  23rd  to 26th  February 2015 at  the Kimzimbani   Research Institute, Zanzibar, Tanzania.  The   training is designed    to empower processors and small holder  farmers on the knowledge  of theories  of cassava post harvest  technologies  and  proper harvesting, grading and packaging  procedures, among  others. Forty –five participants are expected at the  training.

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