On the Bright Side of Yam Production



On the Bright Side of Yam Production Related

Yam (vegetable):: Yam is the common name for some species in the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae). These are perennial herbaceous vines cultivated for the consumption of their starchy tubers in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Oceania. There are many cultivars of yam.

What is the Difference Between a Sweetpotato and a Yam?:: This site seeks to answer the question about "yams" and sweetpotatoes.

Yam Diseases in Ghana:: Outlines research into the nature and impact of diseases which may affect the yam crop.

Bright and Associates:: commodity brokers of seafood, pulses, grains, spices, cashew kernels, raw cashew nuts and also cashew international traders, arranging imports of raw materials.

Fall Bright, The Winemakers Shoppe:: Fall Bright retails Finger Lakes, NY grown grapes, juices, brewing, and winemaking supplies for the amateur winemaker and brewer. Catalog also available.

Drylands: Bright Edges of the World:: Smithsonian Institution electronic exhibit about deserts and other arid and sub-humid environments, emphasizing desertification and other degradation and its consequences.

Dioscorea batatas, The Hardy Yam - Plants For A Future:: Article with brief details of cultivation and uses, including reader comments.

Bright Beginnings Formulas & Nutritionals:: Maker of baby formula and pediatric products.

Bright Harvest Sweet Potato Company:: Large processor of frozen sweet potato products in the U.S. Product list and recipes.

Bright Dyes Dye Tracing Products:: Fluorescent dye tracing products for use in groundwater flow tracing, leak detection, septic and sewer inspections and similar applications.

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Yam (vegetable)
Post-Harvest Operation: Yams
CGIAR: Research & Impact: Areas of Research: Yam
Yam Diseases in Ghana