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

Performance of cassava (Manihot esculanta. Cratz) clones in potential and low moisture stressed areas of Ethiopia

Tesfaye Tadesse
  • Tesfaye Tadesse
  • Hawassa Agricultural Research Center, Hawassa, Ethiopia
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Atnafua Bekele
  • Atnafua Bekele
  • Hawassa Agricultural Research Center, Hawassa, Ethiopia
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Engida Tsegaye
  • Engida Tsegaye
  • Hawassa Agricultural Research Center, Hawassa, Ethiopia
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Getachew W. Michael
  • Getachew W. Michael
  • Jimma Agricultural Research Center, Jimma, Ethiopia
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Tewodros Mulualem
  • Tewodros Mulualem
  • Jimma Agricultural Research Center, Jimma, Ethiopia
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Wubshet Beshir
  • Wubshet Beshir
  • Sekota Agricultural Research Center, Ethiopia
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Mesele G.
  • Mesele G.
  • Hawassa Agricultural Research Center, Hawassa, Ethiopia
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  •  Received: 25 June 2016
  •  Accepted: 28 September 2016
  •  Published: 18 May 2017

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