African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6590

Full Length Research Paper

Break dormancy, germination capacity of medics after different techniques of scarification (Physical, Chemical and Mechanical)

Alane F
  • Alane F
  • National Institute for Agronomic Research, Algeria
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Chabaca R
  • Chabaca R
  • National Higher Agricultural School, El-Harrach, Algeria
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Ouafi L
  • Ouafi L
  • National Higher Agricultural School, El-Harrach, Algeria
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Abdelguerfi-laouar M
  • Abdelguerfi-laouar M
  • National Higher Agricultural School, El-Harrach, Algeria
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Abdelguerfi A
  • Abdelguerfi A
  • National Higher Agricultural School, El-Harrach, Algeria
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  •  Received: 17 August 2015
  •  Accepted: 20 November 2015
  •  Published: 04 February 2016

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