Australian Cassava References

Journal Papers

Allen, G.H, 1979. Cassava… a new look at an old crop. Queensland Agricultural Journal, January-February 59-72.

Aresta, R.B., Fukai, S., 1984. Effects of solar radiation on growth of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz). 2. Fibrous root length. Field Crops Research 9, 361-371.

Baker, G.R., Fukai, S., Wilson, G.L., 1989. The response of cassava to water deficits at various stages of growth in the subtropics. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research 40, 517-528.

Beretka, J. 1992. By-products gypsum from the tapioca starch process. Applied Science 55, (3) 269-271.

Biggs, B.J., Smith, M.K., Scott, K.J., 1986. The use of embryo culture for the recovery of plants from cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) seeds. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 6, 229-234.

Bourke, R.M., Evenson, J.P., Keating, B.A., 1984. Relationship between the altitudinal limit of cassava and soil-temperature in Papua New Guinea. Tropical Agriculture 61, 315-316.

Bradbury, J.H., Egan, S.V., 1991. Improved methods of analysis for cyanide in cassava and screening for low cyanide varieties in the Pacific. In, Proceedings of the Ninth Symposium of the International Society for Tropical Root Crops. Accra, Ghana.

Bradbury, J.H., Egan, S.V., Lynch, M.J., 1991. Analysis of cyanide in cassava using acid hydrolysis of cyanogenic glucosides. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 55, 277-290.

Bradbury J.H., Bradbury, M.G., Egan, S.V., 1994. Comparison of methods of analysis of cyanogens in cassava. Acta horticulturae. Wageningen, November 1994, 87-96.

Bradbury J.H., Egan, S.V., Mathews, P.J., 1995. Cyanide content of the leaves and stems of aroids. Phytochemical Analysis 6, 268-271.

Bradbury, J.H., Denton, I.C., 2010. Rapid wetting method to reduce cyanogen content of cassava flour. Food Chemistry, 121, 591-594.

Bradbury, J.H., Denton, I.C., 2011. Mild methods of processing cassava leaves to remove cyanogens and conserve key nutrients. Food Chemistry, 127, 1755-1759.

Burns, A., Gleadow, R.M., Cavagnaro, T.R., 2010. Cassava: the drought, war and famine crop in a changing environment. Sustainability 2, 3572-3607Cenpukdee, U., Fukai, S., 1992a. Agronomic modification of competition between cassava and pigeon-pea in intercropping. Field Crops Research 30, 131-146.

Cardosa, A.P., Mirione, E., Ernesto, M., Massaza, F., Cliff, J., Haque, M.R., Bradbury, J.H., 2005. Processing cassava roots to remove cyanogens. Journal of Food Composition and Analysis 18, 451-460.

Cenpukdee, U., Fukai, S., 1991. Effect of nitrogen supply on cassava/pigeonpea intercropping with three contrasting cassava cultivars. Fertilizer Research 29, 275-280.

Cenpukdee, U., Fukai, S., 1992a. Cassava legume intercropping with contrasting cassava cultivars. 1. Competition between component crops under 3 intercropping conditions. Field Crops Research 29, 113-133.

Cenpukdee, U., Fukai, S., 1992b. Cassava legume intercropping with contrasting cassava cultivars. 2. Selection criteria for cassava genotypes in intercropping with two contrasting legume crops. Field Crops Research 29, 135-149.

Chandra, S., De Boer, A.J., Evenson, J.P., 1974. Economics and Energetics: Sigatoka Valley, Fiji. World Crops 26, 34-37.

Chandra, S., Evenson, J.P., De Boer, A.J., 1976. Incorporating energetic measures in an analysis of crop production practices in the Sigatoka Valley, Fiji. Agricultural Systems 1, 301-312.

Connor, D.J., Cock, J.H. Parra, G.E., 1981. Response of cassava to water shortage. 1. Growth and Yield. Field Crops Research 4, 181-200.

Deboer, A.J., Forno, D.A., 1975. Cassava – potential agro-industrial crop for tropical Australia. Journal of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science 41, 241-252.

Edwards, D.G., Kang, B.T., 1978. Tolerance of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) to high soil acidity. Field Crops Research 1, 337-346.

Evenson, J.P., De Boer, A.J., 1978. The role of root and tuber crops in food production strategy for semi-subsistence agriculture. Agricultural Systems 3, 221-232.

Forno, D.A., Asher, C.J., Edwards, D.G., 1976. Mist propagation of cassava tip cuttings for nutritional studies – effects of substrate calcium concentration, temperature and shading. Tropical Agriculture 53, 47-55.

Forno, D.A., Asher, C.J., Edwards, D.G., 1979 Boron nutrition of cassava, and the boron x temperature interaction. Field Crops Research 2, 265-279.

Fukai, S., Alcoy, A.B., Llamelo, A.B., Patterson, R.D., 1984. Effects of solar-radiation on growth of cassava (Manihot-esculenta Crantz) .1. Canopy development and dry-matter growth. Field Crops Research 9, 347-360.

Fukai, S., Hammer, G.L., 1987. A simulation-model of the growth of the cassava crop and its use to estimate cassava productivity in northern Australia. Agricultural Systems 23, 237-257.

Fulton, M.C., Asher, C.J., 1997. Zinc treatments applied to cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz.) setts changes early growth and zinc status of plants. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 37, 825-830.

Fulton, M.C., Bell, L.C., Asher, C.J., 1996. Mineral nutrition of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz.) grown in replaced soil after bauxite mining at Weipa, Queensland. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 36, 905-912.

Gibson, T.A., Waring, S.A., 1994. The soil fertility effects of leguminous ley pastures in northeast Thailand. 1. Effects on the growth of reselle (Hibiscus sabdarrifa cv. altissima) and cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz.) Field Crops Research 39, 119-127.

Gleadow, R., Pegg, A., Blomstedt, C.K., 2016. Resilience of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) to salinity: implications for food security in low-lying regions. Journal of Experimental Botany 67:18, 5403-5413.

Hammer, G.L., 1980. Estimation of cassava leaf-area by a simple, non-destructive field technique. Journal of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science 46, 61-62.

Hammer, G.L., Hobman, F.R., Shepherd, R.K., 1987. Effects of planting time and harvest age on cassava (Manihot esculenta) in northern Australia. 1. Crop growth and yield in moist environments. Experimental Agriculture 23, 401-414.

Hawker, J.S., Smith, G.M., 1982. Salt balance and regulation of enzymes of starch synthesis in cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz). Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 9(5), 509-518.

Hicks, L.N., Fukai, S., Asher, C.J., 1991. Responses of cassava (Manihot-esculenta Crantz.) to phosphorus fertilization when grown on a range of soil types. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 31, 557-566.

Hobman, F.R., Hammer, G.L., Shepherd, R.K., 1987. Effects of planting time and harvest age on cassava (Manihot-esculenta) in northern Australia. 2. Crop growth and yield in a seasonally dry environment. Experimental Agriculture 23, 415-424.

Howeler, R.H., Asher, C.J., Edwards, D.G., 1982. Establishment of an effective endomycorrhizal association on cassava in flowing solution culture and its effects on phosphorus nutrition. New Phytologist 90, 229-238.

Islam, A.K.M.S., Edwards, D.G., Asher, C.J., 1980. pH optimia for crop growth: results of a flowing culture experiment with six species. Plant and Soil, 54, 339-357.

Jeffrey, A.J. 1987. A rapid screening method for estimation of total fermentable value of selected plant materials. Queensland Journal of Agriculture and Animal Science 44(1) 43-49.

Greenfield, P.F., Brooks, R.B., 1982. Processing of cassava to produce ethanol – effect of raw-material preparation. Starke 34, 192-197.

Keating, B.A., Breen, A.R., Evenson, J.P., 1981. Estimation of starch and total fermentables content in storage roots of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz). Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 32, 997-1004.

Keating, B.A., Evenson, J.P., 1979. Effect of soil-temperature on sprouting and sprout elongation of stem cuttings of cassava (Manihot-esculenta Crantz). Field Crops Research 2, 241-251.

Keating, B.A., Breen, A.R., Evenson, J.P., 1981. Estimation of starch and total fermentable content in storage roots of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz). Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 32, 997-1004.

Keating, B.A., Evenson, J.P., Fukai, S., 1982a. Environmental-effects on growth and development of cassava (Manihot-esculenta Crantz) .1. Crop development. Field Crops Research 5, 271-281.

Keating, B.A., Evenson, J.P., Fukai, S., 1982b. Environmental effects on growth and development of cassava (Manihot-esculenta Crantz). 2. Crop growth-rate and biomass yield. Field Crops Research 5, 283-292.

Keating, B.A., Evenson, J.P., Fukai, S., 1982c. Environmental-effects on growth and development of cassava (Manihot-esculenta Crantz). 3. Assimilate distribution and storage organ yield. Field Crops Research 5, 293-303.

Keating, B.A., Wilson, G.L., Evenson, J.P., 1985. Effect of photoperiod on growth and development of cassava (Manihot-esculenta Crantz). Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 12, 621-630.

King, N. L., Bradbury, J.H., 1995. Bitterness of cassava: identification of a new apiosyl glucoside and other compounds that affect its bitter taste. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 68(2), 223-230.

Lilley, J.M., Fukai, S., Hicks, L.N., 1988. Growth and yield of perennial cassava in the subhumid subtropics. Field Crops Research 18, 45-56.

Mitchell, D.A., Greenfield, P.F., Doelle, H.W., 1988. Development of a model solid-state fermentation system. Science and Technology Letters 2(1), 1-6.

Nhassico, D., Muquingue, H., Cliff, J., Cumbana, A., Bradbury, J.H. 2008. Rising African cassava production, diseases due to high cyanide intake and control measures. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 88, 2043-2049.

Persley, G.J., 1979. Studies on the survival and transmission of Xanthomonas manihotis on cassava seed. Annals of Applied Biology 93, 159-166.

Ravindran, V., 1995. Evaluation of a layer diet formulated from non-conventional feedstuffs. British Poultry Science. Oxfordshire, 36(1) 265-170.

Spear, S.N., Asher, C.J., Edwards, D.G., 1978a. Response of cassava, sunflower, and maize to potassium concentration in solution. 1. Growth and plant potassium concentration. Field Crops Research 1, 347-361.

Spear, S.N., Asher, C.J., Edwards, D.G., 1978b. Response of cassava, sunflower, and maize to potassium concentration in solution. 2. Potassium absorption and its relation to growth. Field Crops Research 1, 363-373.

Spear, S.N., Edwards, D.G., Asher, C.J., 1978c. Response of cassava, sunflower, and maize to potassium concentration in solution. 3. Interactions between potassium, calcium, and magnesium. Field Crops Research 1, 375-389.

Spear, S.N., Edwards, D.G., Asher, C.J., 1979. Response of cassava (Manihot-esculenta Crantz) to potassium concentration in solution – critical potassium concentrations in plants grown with a constant or variable potassium supply. Field Crops Research 2, 153-168.

Truong, P., 1993. Report on the International Vetiver Grass Field Workshop, Kuala Lumpur. Australian Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 6(1), 23-26.

Tsay, J.S., Fukai, S., Wilson, G.L., 1987. The response of cassava (Manihot esculenta) to spatial arrangement and to soybean intercrop. Field Crops Research 16, 19-31.

Tsay, J.S., Fukai, S., Wilson, G.L., 1988a. Effects of relative sowing time of soybean on growth and yield of cassava in cassava soybean intercropping. Field Crops Research 19, 227-239.

Tsay, J.S., Fukai, S., Wilson, G.L., 1988b. Intercropping cassava with soybean cultivars of varying maturities. Field Crops Research 19, 211-225.

Tsay, J.S., Fukai, S., Wilson, G.L., 1989. Growth and yield of cassava as influenced by intercropped soybean and by nitrogen application. Field Crops Research 21, 83-94.

Tudor, G.D., McGuigan, K.R., Norton, B.W., 1985. The effects of 3 protein-sources on the growth and feed utilization of cattle fed cassava. Journal of Agricultural Science 104, 11-18.

Vandegeer, R., Miller, R.E., Bain, M., Gleadow, R.M., Cavagnaro, T.R., 2012. Drought Smith, M.K., Biggs, B.J., Scott, K.J., 1986. Invitro-propagation of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz). Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 6, 221-228.

Conference papers and reports mentioning Cassava

Anaman, K.A., Murphy, J.E., 1988. The effect of phosphorus fertilizer application and the time of harvest on production risk of cassava in southeast Queensland. Agricultural economics discussion paper – University of Queensland – Department of Agriculture.

Asher, C.J., Edwards, D.G., Howeler, R.H., 1980. Nutritional disorders of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz).

Baker, G.R., Fukai, S., Wilson, G.L., 1982. Response of cassava to irrigation. Australian Agronomy Conference, Wagga Wagga NSW. p. 314. ISSN 0729-4093.

Beckmann, R., 1996. ACIAR in Africa – an assessment. Partners in Research for Development 9, 24-31.

Cassava Study. Project number: FLOT.107, Meat and Livestock Australia ISBN 1 74036 766 9 November 2005.

Chandra, S., De Boer, A.J., 1975. Root crops and diets in two Sigatoka Valley villages. Tropical Root and Tuber Crops Newsletter 8, 19-22.

Chandra, S., De Boer, A.J., 1976.The allocative efficiency of Fijian root crop producers. Proc. 4th Int. Root and Tuber Crops Symposium 221-226.

De Boer, A.J., Evenson, J.P., 1978. Methods of planning research priorities for Semi-subsistence Asian agriculture. 2nd National Conference, Asian Studies Assoc. of Australia, Sydney, NSW.

Distribution maps of pests. Nos 61, 278, 279, 290, 466, 476, 535, 536, 537. 1996. International Institute of Entomology, Wallingford, UK. 1993.

Edwards, D.G., Asher, C.J., Wilson, G.L., 1976. Mineral nutrition of cassava and adaptation to low fertility conditions. Proc. 4th Int. Trop. Root & Tuber Crops Symposium, Cali, Columbia 124-130.

Evenson, J.P., Asher, C.J., Edwards, D.G., De Boer, A.J., 1976. Tropical root crop research at the University of Queensland. Tropical Root and Tuber Crops Newsletter 9, 4-412.

Evenson, J.P., Keating, B.A. 1978. The potential of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz.) as a harvester of solar energy. Alcohol Fuels, Sydney, NSW.

Evenson, J.P., Keating, B.A. 1980. Cassava cultivar evaluation in southeast Queensland. Australian Agronomy Conference, Lawes, Queensland, 232.

Forno, D.A., Asher, C.J., Edwards, D.G., Evenson, J.P., 1973. Physiological variability in the mineral nutrition of cassava. Proc. 3rd Int. Tropical Root and Tuber Crops Symposium, IITA, Ibadan.

Howeler, R.H., Edwards, D.G., Asher, C.J., 1979. The effect of soil sterilization and mycorrhizal inoculation on the growth, nutrient uptake, and critical phosphorus concentration of cassava. Proc. 5th Int. Tropical Root and Tuber Crops Symposium, Manila, Philippines.

Forster, P.I., 1997. Notes on the naturalised flora of Queensland, 3. Queensland Herbarium 5: 1, 113-119.

Fukai, S., 1985. Tabular descriptions of crops grown in the tropics: Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz). CSIRO, Institute of Biological Resources 85,3.

Growing the North, Market Opportunities for irrigated agricultural produce from northern Western Australia. Final Discussion Document; under contract DAFWA244; November 2015.

Harris, N.V. 1978. The potential of cassava in Coastal Queensland: Some observations at the Yandaran Plantation. Alcohol Fuels, Sydney 7.6-7.9.

Hicks, L.N., Fukai, S., Asher, C.J., 1982 Responses of cassava to phosphorus fertilizer on five soils in south-east Queensland. Australian Agronomy Conference, Wagga Wagga NSW. p. 273. ISSN 0729-4093.

Hobman, F.R., 1976. Cassava observation trial on the wet tropical coast 1973-1974. Final report and summary. Queensland Department of Primary Industries, Brisbane.

Howeler, R., Cain, P., Trumbore, L., Hidajat, S.U., 2011. The challenge of large-scale cassava production. Sustainable cassava production in Asia for multiple uses and for multiple markets. 9th Regional Cassava Workshop, Guangxi, China, 313-321.

Jenkins, d.L., 1989. Choices and challenges: farming alternatives for Queensland. Field Crops. Department of Primary Industries Information Series. No. Q188026, 53-58.

Keating, B.A., Evenson, J.P., Edwards, D.G., 1979. Effect of prefertilization on emergence of stem cuttings of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz). Proc. 5th Int. Tropical Root and Tuber Crops Symposium, Manila, Philippines.

Keating, B.A., Evenson, J.P. Fukai, S. (circa 1981). Cassava germplasm in Australia. Department of Agriculture, University of Queensland, St. Lucia (unpublished manuscript).

Khajarern S., Kajaren, J.M., Phalaraksh, K., Kitpanit, N., Terapuntuwat, S., 1980. Cassava: a potential concentrate for animal nutrition in the tropics. Animal health and nutrition in the tropics: research for development: seminar one. Australia Development Assistance Bureau Townsville, Queensland,135-156.

Lavercombe, D.P., Stone, B.J., 1986. Soil conservation for cassava in coastal southern Queensland: a report on soil conservation based on experience at plantations at Yandaran and Torbanlea. Queensland Department of Primary Industries; IAAN 0727-6281; no. QO86010.

McPhee, J.E., 1982. Development of a rotary drier for cassava stock feeds. Agricultural Engineering Conference, Armidale NSW, 92-94.

Spear, S.N., Edwards, D.G., Asher, C.J., 1978. Effects of nutrient supply on critical nutrient concentrations in cassava plants. 8th Int. Colloq. Plant Anal. Fert. Problems, Aukland, N.Z.

Tsay, J.S., Fukai, S., Wilson, G.L., 1985. Soybean response to intercropping with cassava. Soybean in tropical and subtropical cropping systems 13-25. Asian Vegetable Research and Development Center, Shanhua, Taiwan.

Theses

Chandra, S., 1976. Productive efficiency of farming systems in semi-subsistence agriculture: a case study of Fijian and Indian smallholders in the Sigotoka Valley, Fiji. Ph.D. thesis, University of Queensland.

Forno, D.A., 1977. The mineral nutrition of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz.) with particular reference to nitrogen. Ph.D. thesis, University of Queensland.

Gunatiaka, A.G., 1977. Effects of aluminium concentration on the growth of maize, soybean and four tropical root crops. M.Agr.Sc. thesis, University of Queensland.

Ockerby, S.E., 1983. Modelling water stress effects on cassava.  Bachelor of Agricultural Science Thesis, Department of Agriculture. University of Queensland.