African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 761

Full Length Research Paper

Effects of soil substrate quantity and sowing method on cocoa (Theobroma cacao L.) seedlings growth in Togo

AyiKoffi ADDEN*
  • AyiKoffi ADDEN*
  • Institut de Conseil et d’Appui Technique (ICAT), Unité Technique Café Cacao (UTCC), Kpalimé, Togo.
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Gbénonchi MAWUSSI
  • Gbénonchi MAWUSSI
  • Unité de Recherche sur les Agroressources et la Santé Environnementale (URASE), Ecole Supérieure d’Agronomie/Université de Lomé, Lomé, Togo.
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Robert Madjoulba BATOCFETOU
  • Robert Madjoulba BATOCFETOU
  • Institut de Conseil et d’Appui Technique (ICAT), Unité Technique Café Cacao (UTCC), Kpalimé, Togo.
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Timondjro KOUDJEGA
  • Timondjro KOUDJEGA
  • Institut Togolais de Recherche Agronomique (ITRA), Centre de Recherche Agronomique de la zone Forestière (CRAF), Kpalimé, Togo.
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  • Komla SANDA
  • Unité de Recherche sur les Agroressources et la Santé Environnementale (URASE), Ecole Supérieure d’Agronomie/Université de Lomé, Lomé, Togo.
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Kouami KOKOU
  • Kouami KOKOU
  • Laboratoire de Botanique et d’Ecologie Végétale, Faculté des Sciences/Université de Lomé, Lomé, Togo.
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  •  Received: 27 August 2015
  •  Accepted: 20 October 2015
  •  Published: 31 January 2016


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