Baobab root tuber field trials in Mangochi, Malawi

Currently, baobab root tuber field trials are running in Mangochi, Malawi in order to determine the technical feasibility, market potential and profitability of baobab root tuber and leaves production. 60 farmers are currently involved in these field trials, who have each sowed (pre-treated) baobab seeds and are now taking care of the seedlings. The work is carried out in collaboration with Zankhalango Association and scientifically supervised by project partners Mzuzu University and Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences, to determine level of factor input, output and technology assessment.



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