African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6364

Full Length Research Paper

Heterosis and combining ability for storage root, flesh color, virus disease resistance and vine weight in Sweet potato [Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.]

Aliou Ba
  • Aliou Ba
  • Institute for Basic Sciences, Technology and Innovation, Pan African University, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Dorcus C. Gemenet
  • Dorcus C. Gemenet
  • International Potato Center, Nairobi ILRI-campus, Kenya.
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Justus Onguso
  • Justus Onguso
  • Institute for Biotechnology Research (IBR), Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Diaga Diouf
  • Diaga Diouf
  • Département de Biologie Végétale, Laboratoire Campus de Biotechnologies Végétales, University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar, Dakar, Senegal.
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Thiago Mendes
  • Thiago Mendes
  • International Potato Center, Nairobi ILRI-campus, Kenya.
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Reuben T. Sali
  • Reuben T. Sali
  • International Potato Center, Kampala, Uganda.
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Robert O. M. Mwanga
  • Robert O. M. Mwanga
  • International Potato Center, Kampala, Uganda.
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Mercy Kitavi
  • Mercy Kitavi
  • International Potato Center, Nairobi ILRI-campus, Kenya.
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  •  Received: 30 September 2019
  •  Accepted: 11 December 2019
  •  Published: 29 February 2020

Authors

Aliou Ba
Institute for Basic Sciences, Technology and Innovation, Pan African University, Nairobi, Kenya.

Dorcus C. Gemenet
International Potato Center, Nairobi ILRI-campus, Kenya.

Justus Onguso
Institute for Biotechnology Research (IBR), Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.

Diaga Diouf
Département de Biologie Végétale, Laboratoire Campus de Biotechnologies Végétales, University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar, Dakar, Senegal.

Thiago Mendes
International Potato Center, Nairobi ILRI-campus, Kenya.

Reuben T. Sali
International Potato Center, Kampala, Uganda.

Robert O. M. Mwanga
International Potato Center, Kampala, Uganda.

Mercy Kitavi
International Potato Center, Nairobi ILRI-campus, Kenya.

Corresponding Author Email: [email protected]