African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6688

Full Length Research Paper

Comparison of Grafting Techniques and their Effects on some Growth Parameters of Ten Elite Cocoa Clones (Theobroma cacao L.)

Kouassi Koffi Daouda
  • Kouassi Koffi Daouda
  • World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Côte d’Ivoire Country Program, Cocody Mermoz, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
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N’Zi Jean-Claude
  • N’Zi Jean-Claude
  • World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Côte d’Ivoire Country Program, Cocody Mermoz, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
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Kahia Jane
  • Kahia Jane
  • World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Côte d’Ivoire Country Program, Cocody Mermoz, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
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Diby Lucien
  • Diby Lucien
  • World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Côte d’Ivoire Country Program, Cocody Mermoz, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
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Kouassi Jean-Luc
  • Kouassi Jean-Luc
  • World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Côte d’Ivoire Country Program, Cocody Mermoz, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
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Bene Kouadio
  • Bene Kouadio
  • World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Côte d’Ivoire Country Program, Cocody Mermoz, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
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Kouamé Christophe
  • Kouamé Christophe
  • World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Côte d’Ivoire Country Program, Cocody Mermoz, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.
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  •  Received: 26 April 2015
  •  Published: 11 October 2018

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