My father told me not to mess with wild cassava. It’s poisonous. He was uprooting every wild kamoteng kahoy he found. And, didn’t even dare to feed it to our farm animals. What he was saying is true. Cassava is a poisonous crop. It can kill if not properly prepared before eating. What is cassava?
Cassava is also known as balinghoy and kamoteng kahoy. Like rice, cassava is a good energy source. Perhaps you are snacking on cassava products but cannot take it as a complete rice replacement. I suggest trying once in a while and see if it would make a difference. How to roast balinghoy – whole roasted