They listed some of the farm produces destroyed by the herdsmen to include cassava, cocoa, cocoyam
, yam, vegetables while some cocoa farmlands were set on fire.
1992) and Uyigue and Agho (2007, as cited in Ogbonna, 2014: 165-181) Table 2 List of Cash Crops Grown in Edo State * Cocoa * Pineapple * Oil palm * Cashew * Rubber * Banana * Cola nuts * Cassava * Mango * Millet * Rice * Cocoyam
* Pea * Tomatoes * Beans * Citrus * Yam * Maize * Plantain * Potatoes Source: Nwankwo (2010: 123-130) Table 3 List of Natural Mineral Resources found in Edo State * Oil and Gas * Quartz * Lime Stone * Mica * Amethyst * Kaolin * Marble * Dolomite * Lignite * Granite Stone Source: Edo state Ministry of Health (2010)
(Colocasia esculenta) meal as feed ingredient in poultry.
Tillage and plastic mulch effect on soil properties and growth and yield of cocoyam
(Colocasia esculenta) on an Ultisol in southeastern Nigeria.
Comparative assessment of the nutritional value of commercially available cocoyam
and potato tubers in South Africa.
Though lyrical, the title poem, "Shadows of the Setting Sun," carries the tone of a nation in crisis: This searing spectacle: Disoriented doves flapping feisty wings On withering iroko trees, in twilight Tell the tale of brooding clouds Swallowing blazing bulbs of the sun; Incensed clouds summon a deluge; Withering tendrils sprout in the field When farmers grow blisters, Like cocoyam
planted on arid furrows In coasts belching forth crude Doped fishes floating on the river Like meaningless rubble.
Digestive utilization of tropical foliages of cassava, sweet potatoes, wild cocoyam
and erythrina in Creole growing pigs.
Aderohunmu The Obedu of Oba onikooko odo Otiti Agbe; the one who planted cocoyam
beside the river The son of he who has several children Obedu let me not walk astray Let me not eat poison Obedu let me not meet wicked people One day One charm Two days Two charms That charm that is not effective has one ingredient Missing Oloba Obedu Baba mi oogun gunmo gale Salako nii be e lopo oogun O ni be o lekee ko nii je omo A-boogun-yi-gbi kaja The Obedu of Oba My father with terrible charms Salako said if you have many charms If you are not honest, they will not be effective The son of he whose charms wander on the aja (ceiling)
The result is a compendium of palate pleasing, appetite satisfying, kitchen cook friendly recipes for dishes that range from Pan-Fried Tilapia Fillets; Cocoyam
& Sweet Potato Curry; and Jollof Fried Chicken; to Veggie Jollof; Suya Spiced Lamb Meatballs or Koftas; and Cubed Spiced Shortbread.
The bulk of the diet of rural and urban poor African people consists of starchy food made from cassava, yam, cocoyam
, millet, sorghum, and maize.
The Use of Cassava, Sweet Potato and Cocoyam
, and Their By-Products by Non--Ruminants.
Physicochemical, nutritional and organoleptic evaluation of cookies from pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan) and cocoyam