Sunday, 5 March 2017

Federal Government To Revive Cassava Bread Initiative

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The Federal Government says it will revive the cassava bread initiative that was introduced by former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration.

Disclosing this to newsmen the minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, explained that the move was aimed at effective utilization of cassava in food production and processing.

The minister who expressed regrets that the economic and industrial potential of cassava was yet to be fully explored,.. further explained that the revival of the cassava bread initiative would help reduce importation of wheat, as different proportions of cassava and wheat would be combined to produce the composite flour used for baking bread.




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