African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6561

Full Length Research Paper

Preliminary evaluation of genetic inheritance of root traits of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) for tolerance to low soil phosphorus

Nathan Aliel Kachiguma
  • Nathan Aliel Kachiguma
  • Ministry of Agriculture, Department of Agricultural Research Services, Lunyangwa Agricultural Research Station, P. O. Box 59, Mzuzu, Malawi.
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Beatrice E. Ifie
  • Beatrice E. Ifie
  • West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI), University of Ghana, College of Basic and Applied Sciences, PMB LG 30, Legon, Accra, Ghana.
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John S. Y. Eleblu
  • John S. Y. Eleblu
  • West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI), University of Ghana, College of Basic and Applied Sciences, PMB LG 30, Legon, Accra, Ghana.
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Moses F. A. Maliro
  • Moses F. A. Maliro
  • Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Bunda College Campus, P. O. Box 219, Lilongwe, Malawi.
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Pangirayi B. Tongoona
  • Pangirayi B. Tongoona
  • West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI), University of Ghana, College of Basic and Applied Sciences, PMB LG 30, Legon, Accra, Ghana.
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Kwadwo Ofori
  • Kwadwo Ofori
  • West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI), University of Ghana, College of Basic and Applied Sciences, PMB LG 30, Legon, Accra, Ghana.
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  •  Received: 13 January 2021
  •  Accepted: 16 April 2021
  •  Published: 30 June 2021

How to cite this article

APA /
Kachiguma, N. A., Ifie, B. E., Eleblu, J. S. Y., Maliro, M. F. A., Tongoona, P. B., & Ofori, K. (2021). Preliminary evaluation of genetic inheritance of root traits of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) for tolerance to low soil phosphorus. African Journal of Agricultural Research, 17(6), 875-881.
Chicago /
Nathan Aliel Kachiguma, Beatrice E. Ifie, John S. Y. Eleblu, Moses F. A. Maliro, Pangirayi B. Tongoona and Kwadwo Ofori  . "Preliminary evaluation of genetic inheritance of root traits of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) for tolerance to low soil phosphorus." African Journal of Agricultural Research 17, no. 6 (2021): 875-881.
MLA /
Nathan Aliel Kachiguma, et al. "Preliminary evaluation of genetic inheritance of root traits of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) for tolerance to low soil phosphorus." African Journal of Agricultural Research 17.6 (2021): 875-881.