African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6863

Full Length Research Paper

Assessment of the effects of water stress on seed yield of common bean genotypes

Julius Peter Mbiu
  • Julius Peter Mbiu
  • Tanzania Agricultural Research Institute (TARI) – Maruku, P. O. Box 127, Bukoba, Kagera, Tanzania.
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Susan Nchimbi–Msolla
  • Susan Nchimbi–Msolla
  • Department of Crop science and Horticulture, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P. O. Box 3005, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro, Tanzania.
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Magdalena N. William
  • Magdalena N. William
  • Tanzania Agricultural Research Institute (TARI) – Maruku, P. O. Box 127, Bukoba, Kagera, Tanzania.
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Jean Claude Rubyogo
  • Jean Claude Rubyogo
  • CIAT, Selian Agricultural Research Institute, Dodoma Road, P. O. Box 2704, Arusha, Tanzania.
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  •  Received: 14 March 2019
  •  Accepted: 06 June 2019
  •  Published: 31 July 2020

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