African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6652

Full Length Research Paper

Correlation and path coefficient analysis of top-cross and three-way cross hybrid maize populations

Sayo Sesay*
  • Sayo Sesay*
  • Crop Improvement Program, Rokupr Agricultural Research Center, Rokupr - Sierra Leone Agricultural Research Institute, PMB 1313, Tower Hill, Freetown, Sierra Leone.
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David Kolawole Ojo
  • David Kolawole Ojo
  • Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology, College of Plant Science and Crop Production, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.
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Omolayo Johnson Ariyo
  • Omolayo Johnson Ariyo
  • Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology, College of Plant Science and Crop Production, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.
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Silvestro Meseka
  • Silvestro Meseka
  • Maize Improvement Program, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, PMB 5320, Oyo Road, Ibadan, Nigeria.
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Lawrence Stephen Fayeun
  • Lawrence Stephen Fayeun
  • Department of Crop, Soil and Pest Management, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria.
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Ayoola Oluwaseun Omikunle
  • Ayoola Oluwaseun Omikunle
  • Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology, College of Plant Science and Crop Production, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.
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Adebiyi Oyeboade Oyetunde
  • Adebiyi Oyeboade Oyetunde
  • Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology, College of Plant Science and Crop Production, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 25 November 2016
  •  Accepted: 01 February 2017
  •  Published: 09 March 2017

Authors

Sayo Sesay*
Crop Improvement Program, Rokupr Agricultural Research Center, Rokupr - Sierra Leone Agricultural Research Institute, PMB 1313, Tower Hill, Freetown, Sierra Leone.

David Kolawole Ojo
Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology, College of Plant Science and Crop Production, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.

Omolayo Johnson Ariyo
Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology, College of Plant Science and Crop Production, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.

Silvestro Meseka
Maize Improvement Program, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, PMB 5320, Oyo Road, Ibadan, Nigeria.

Lawrence Stephen Fayeun
Department of Crop, Soil and Pest Management, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria.

Ayoola Oluwaseun Omikunle
Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology, College of Plant Science and Crop Production, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.

Adebiyi Oyeboade Oyetunde
Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology, College of Plant Science and Crop Production, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.

Corresponding Author Email: [email protected]