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Cocoyam is a common name for several tropical root vegetables and may refer to : ... new cocoyam. Cocoyams are ... Views. Read · Edit · View history ...

A note on the history of cocoyams Roger Blench Two recent ...

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A note on the history of cocoyams. Roger Blench. Two recent publications provide some useful clues as to the cultivation and spread of cocoyams. These.

The cocoyam is a well known food plant, which has a long history of ...

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Aug 5, 2007 ... The cocoyam is a well known food plant, which has a long history of ... Left: The Dasheen cocoyam has a larger corm while the Eddoe ...

Cocoyam | Definition of Cocoyam by Merriam-Webster

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Define cocoyam: taro. ... What made you want to look up cocoyam? Please tell us where you read or heard it ... The Odd History of 'Odd' · The word comes to us ...

COCOYAMS (XANTHOSOMA CARACU, X. ATROVIRENS AND X ...

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enjoyed universal publicity through historical and fictional ... roun; and COCOYAM in Ghana and Nigeria (23, ... Cocoyams and taro are cultivated side- by-side in.

Production Status and Prospects of Cocoyam (Colocasia esculenta ...

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Official Full-Text Publication: Production Status and Prospects of Cocoyam ( Colocasia esculenta (L.) ... mostly related to the historical and cultural perspectives.

Nigerian Food Cocoyam | All Nigerian Food Recipes

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Cocoyam is a tropical starchy tuberous root crop. There are many varieties of cocoyam but the most common are the soft variety used mainly as soup thickeners ...

COCOYAM | AGRO-HUB

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Jul 17, 2013 ... Cocoyam(Taro) is a common name for the corms and tubers of several plants in the family Araceae. It is a perennial, tropical plant primarily ...

Roots, tubers, plantains and bananas in human nutrition ...

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Historical records of D. alata in West Africa and of African yams in the Americas ... in Southeast Asia, and with other root crops like cocoyam and yam in Oceania.

Chapter 1 - Introduction

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In some parts of Africa the diet is supplemented with the tender leaves of sweet potato, cassava and cocoyam which are rich sources of protein, minerals and ...

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PlantVillage | Cocoyam: Diseases and Pests, Description, Uses ...

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Cocoyams are herbaceous perennial plants belonging to the family Araceae and are grown primarily for their edible roots, although all parts of the plant are ...

Morphological Characterization and Agronomic Evaluation of ...

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INTRODUCTION. Cocoyam (Xanthosoma sagittifolium) is a food crop from Tropical America introduced in Tropical Africa around 1840 (Alamu and McDavid,  ...

Status of Cocoyam - RTB-CGIAR

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Status of Cocoyam (Colocasia esculenta and Xanthosoma spp) in West and .... Chapter Five: Challenge of taro leaf blight (tlb) and cocoyam root rot disease ...