African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6849

Full Length Research Paper

Growth and composition of sugarcane and chemical attributes of the soil by fertilizing with different levels of cow manure

Geicimara Guimaraes*
  • Geicimara Guimaraes*
  • Graduate Program in Agroecology, Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV), 36570-900, Viçosa-MG, Brazil.
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Rogerio de Paula Lana
  • Rogerio de Paula Lana
  • Department of Animal Science, Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV), 36570-900, Viçosa-MG, Brazil.
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Rosane Claudia Rodrigues
  • Rosane Claudia Rodrigues
  • Department of Animal Science, UFMA, Chapadinha-MA, Brazil.
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Cristina Mattos Veloso
  • Cristina Mattos Veloso
  • Department of Animal Science, Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV), Viçosa-MG, Brazil.
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Renata de Souza Reis
  • Renata de Souza Reis
  • Department of Animal Science, UFSJ, São João Del Rei-MG, Brazil.
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Maria Regina de Miranda Souza6
  • Maria Regina de Miranda Souza6
  • EPAMIG, Viçosa-MG, Brazil.
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Silvane de Almeida Campos
  • Silvane de Almeida Campos
  • Department of Plant Science, UFV, Viçosa-MG, Brazil.
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  •  Received: 30 May 2016
  •  Accepted: 26 September 2016
  •  Published: 06 October 2016


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