A farmer Emmanuel Sunday Ilori has reportedly harvested longest known tuber of cassava in Igbara oke town Ondo state on Saturday 29th July 2023.
The pictures of the farmer holding his record breaking tuber has been circulating on the social media space. The tuber measured 6.78ft, the tubber stands taller than the man who harvested it
Cassava is a root crop grown in many part of West Africa. It’s usually processed into Garri,Fufu and included in some bread flour. It also serves as raw material in the production of stach.