African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6380

Full Length Research Paper

Intercropping of sweet flag (Acorus calamus L.) with early and late maturing cultivars of rice (Oryza sativa L.)

Raj Kumar Singh Tiwari
  • Raj Kumar Singh Tiwari
  • T.C.B. College of Agriculture and Research Station, Indira Gandhi Agricultural University, Bilaspur Chhattisgarh, 495001 India
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K. K. Chandra
  • K. K. Chandra
  • Department of Forestry, Guru Ghasidas Central University, Bilaspur Chhattisgarh, 495001 India
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  •  Received: 12 October 2015
  •  Accepted: 09 December 2015
  •  Published: 18 May 2017

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