African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6648

Full Length Research Paper

Effects of variable light intensities on seedling photomorphorgenesis and field performances of tomato (Solanum lycopersicon ‘Lindo F1)

Onyia V. N.
  • Onyia V. N.
  • Department of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria.
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Eze S. C.
  • Eze S. C.
  • Department of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria.
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Chukwu C.
  • Chukwu C.
  • Department of Agronomy and Ecological Management, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resource Management, Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT), Enugu State, Nigeria.
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Awere S. U.
  • Awere S. U.
  • Department of Agronomy and Ecological Management, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resource Management, Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT), Enugu State, Nigeria.
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Atugwu A.
  • Atugwu A.
  • Department of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria.
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Agba O. A.
  • Agba O. A.
  • Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, Cross River University of Technology, Obubra Campus, Cross River State, Nigeria.
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Uzochukwu C.
  • Uzochukwu C.
  • Department of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 06 June 2019
  •  Accepted: 06 January 2020
  •  Published: 31 May 2020

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