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25 April 2013
Organisation: Cassava Agro Industries
Food Security and Energy Access

Using ethanol for domestic energy supply in Nigeria

Presented as part of the seminar: South at the Steering Wheel – Improving sustainability in land investment for bioenergy in sub-Saharan Africa

29th May 2012, 08:00 – 17:30

Naturvårdsverket (Swedish EPA), Stockholm, Sweden

Speaker: Boma Simeon Anga, Cassava Agro Industries(Nigeria)

For bioenergy and food from Cassava, Boma Simeon Anga lists the issues:

  • Availability of contiguous large land holdings suitable for mechanized farming
  • Availability of large quantities of disease free improved high yielding cassava stems
  • Availability of large volume of fresh cassava of a uniform quality and price all year round
  • Project must be conceived as an integrated project with the bio-energy refinery situated within the cassava farm
  • Consider integrating an out grower contract farming scheme into your feedstock development and supply program
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South at the Steering Wheel

The goal of the day is to use a number of presentations in the morning on related topics to develop a common base in the formation of guidelines for an informed update on crucial topics for...

29 May 2012
Stockholm, Sweden