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

Response of maize (Zea maysL) inbred lines to different herbicide combinations

Nyasha Sakadzo
  • Nyasha Sakadzo
  • Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Natural Resources Management and Agriculture, Midlands State University, P bag 9055, Gweru, Zimbabwe.
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Kasirayi Makaza
  • Kasirayi Makaza
  • Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Natural Resources Management and Agriculture, Midlands State University, P bag 9055, Gweru, Zimbabwe.
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Ignatius Chagonda
  • Ignatius Chagonda
  • Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Natural Resources Management and Agriculture, Midlands State University, P bag 9055, Gweru, Zimbabwe.
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Jimmy Shanangura
  • Jimmy Shanangura
  • Department of Soil and Plant Sciences. Faculty of Agricultural and Natural Sciences, Great Zimbabwe University, P.O. Box 1235 Masvingo, Zimbabwe.
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Tafadzwa T Haripo
  • Tafadzwa T Haripo
  • Department of Soil and Plant Sciences. Faculty of Agricultural and Natural Sciences, Great Zimbabwe University, P.O. Box 1235 Masvingo, Zimbabwe.
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  •  Received: 07 May 2018
  •  Accepted: 11 June 2018
  •  Published: 02 August 2018

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