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

Effect of methyl jasmonate on Acacia senegal (Hashab trees) production and characteristics of gum

Sayeda A. A. Khalil
  • Sayeda A. A. Khalil
  • Forests National Corporation; P. O. Box 658, Khartoum, Sudan.
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Sayadat M. Eltigani
  • Sayadat M. Eltigani
  • Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, University of Khartoum, P. O. Box 321, Sudan.
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  •  Received: 24 June 2020
  •  Accepted: 15 October 2020
  •  Published: 31 December 2020


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