African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6401

Estimation of magnitudes of heterosis for grain yield and yield contributing traits of conventional maize (Zea mays L.) single cross hybrids

December, 2020 - Vol 16 Num. 12

This study was initiated with the objective of estimating magnitude of heterosis of selected conventional maize inbred lines. Ten elite inbred lines were selected based on over per se performances. The crosses were done in a 10 x 10 half-diallel mating design to produce 45 F1 single crosses hybrids during 2016. The...

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Effects of two growth hormones and three manure formulas on a variety of papaya (Carica papaya L.) in the Sudano-Sahelian zone of Mali

December, 2020

SIDIBE Abdoulaye, TRAORE Bakary Mamourou and YAHAYA Tassiou  

Estimation of magnitudes of heterosis for grain yield and yield contributing traits of conventional maize (Zea mays L.) single cross hybrids

December, 2020

Zelalem Tafa, Gudeta Nepir and Girum Azmach  

Limestone application effects on common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) yield and grain iron and zinc concentration on a Ferralsol soil in Uganda

December, 2020

Rosemary Bulyaba, Andrew W. Lenssen, Kenneth J. Moore and Onesmus Semalulu  

Use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) as an innovation in agriculture

December, 2020

Eduardo Cornejo-Velazquez, Hugo Romero-Trejo, Otilio-Arturo Acevedo-Sandoval, Alfredo Toriz-Palacios, and Mireya Clavel-Maqueda  

Managed bees as pollinators and vectors of bio control agent against grey mold disease in strawberry plantations

December, 2020

Jane Muthoni Macharia, Mary Wanjiku Gikungu, Rebecca Karanja and Sheila Okoth  

4 July, 2013

Drug bioavailability and traditional medicaments of commercially available papaya: A review

P. L. Saran and Ravish Choudhary

7 November

South African seaweed aquaculture: A sustainable development example for other African coastal countries

Albert O. Amosu, Deborah V. Robertson-Andersson, Gavin W. Maneveldt, Robert J. Anderson and John J. Bolton

7 November

Agricultural income, land size and food insecurity in Pakistan

Bilal Ahmed

19 September, 2013

Growth, yield and economics of baby corn (Zea mays L.) as influenced by Integrated Nutrient Management (INM) practices

Ajaz A. Lone, B. A. Allai and F. A. Nehvi

16 October, 2014

Influence of physical protectors with different filters on the initial development of Peltophorum dubium (Spreng.) Taub seedlings

Jeferson Klein, João Domingos Rodrigues, Vandeir Francisco Guimarães,Leandro Rampim, Débora Kestring, Daniel Schwantes, Rubens Fey, Valdemir Aleixo, Alfredo Richart, Michelli Carline Ferronato and Augustinho Borsoi

19 September, 2013

Growth, yield and economics of baby corn (Zea mays L.) as influenced by Integrated Nutrient Management (INM) practices

Ajaz A. Lone, B. A. Allai and F. A. Nehvi

19 September, 2013

Effects of aqueous extract of Ricinus communis on radial growth of Alternaria solani

Bayaso I., Nahunnaro H., and D. M. Gwary

19 September, 2013

Tests confirm suitability of Ugandan soils for commercial growing of Artemisia annua Linn

Byamugisha Tarsisius, Byamukama Robert and Ntale Muhammad

19 September, 2013

Identification and evaluation of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (l.) moench) germplasm from Eastern Kenya

Catherine W. Muui, Reuben M. Muasya and Duncan T. Kirubi

19 September, 2013

Investigation of respiratory viruses in camel slaughtered at Addis Ababa Akaki Abattoir, Ethiopia

Gelagay Ayelet, Wosenne Negash, Tesfaye Sisay, Shiferaw Jenberie and Esayas Gelaye