African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6668

Full Length Research Paper

Yield and oil content of peanut (var. TMV-7) and sunflower (var. Co-2) applied with bio-stimulant AQUASAP manufactured from seaweed

Kosalaraman Karthikeyan
  • Kosalaraman Karthikeyan
  • Research and Development Division AquAgri Processing Private Limited B5, SIPCOT Industrial Complex Manamadurai - 630 606. Sivaganga District Tamil Nadu, India.
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Munisamy Shanmugam
  • Munisamy Shanmugam
  • Research and Development Division AquAgri Processing Private Limited B5, SIPCOT Industrial Complex Manamadurai - 630 606. Sivaganga District Tamil Nadu, India.
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  •  Received: 30 March 2015
  •  Accepted: 15 June 2015
  •  Published: 18 June 2015

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