Cowpea can help feed, food security in Africa

Cowpea can help feed, food security in Africa

Cowpea can help feed, food security in Africa

Hearty legume can produce food when other sources are scarce

Farmers in the Nigerian state of Sokoto are increasingly growing cowpeas for animal feed, not just for human food, and it offers diversity in arid regions where food supplies are uncertain. In Sokoto in the northwest of the West African state, the leaves and stems of the cowpea have been...