Cocoyam is a common name for several tropical root vegetables and may refer to
: ... new cocoyam. Cocoyams are ... Views. Read · Edit · View history ...
www.rogerblench.info/Ethnoscience/Plants/Crops/Tubers/A note on the history of cocoyams.pdf
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.
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 ...
Define cocoyam: taro. ... What made you want to look up cocoyam? Please tell us
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COCOYAM in Ghana and Nigeria (23, ... Cocoyams and taro are cultivated side-
Official Full-Text Publication: Production Status and Prospects of Cocoyam (
Colocasia esculenta (L.) ... mostly related to the historical and cultural
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
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 ...
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.
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 ...