Major Vegetables and Root Crops Quarterly Bulletin, January-March 2022

January 2022 to March 2022

Cassava

  • During the first quarter of 2022, production of cassava declined to 465.25 thousand metric tons or by -2.6 percent, from 477.68 thousand metric tons output in the same quarter of 2021.
  • Northern Mindanao recorded the biggest production with 171.56 thousand metric tons, sharing 36.9 percent to the country’s total cassava production this quarter. This was followed by Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) with 21.2 percent share and Cagayan Valley with 10.5 percent share.