Major Vegetables and Rootcrops Quarterly Bulletin, April-June 2021

April 2021 to June 2021

Cassava

  • During the second quarter of 2021, production of cassava was recorded at 692.60 thousand metric tons. It declined by -4.2 percent, from 722.79 thousand metric tons in the same quarter of 2020.
  • Northern Mindanao registered the highest production of 258.03 thousand metric tons, representing 37.3 percent of the total output this quarter. The other major producing regions were Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) with 32.0 percent share and Cagayan Valley with 7.0 percent share.