African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 792

Full Length Research Paper

Farm yield evaluation and demonstration of Melkashola tomato variety in central zone of Tigray Region, Ethiopia

Kassa Melese Ashebre
  • Kassa Melese Ashebre
  • Abergelle Agricultural Research Center, P. O. Box 44, Abi-Adi, Tigray, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 02 April 2017
  •  Accepted: 28 April 2017
  •  Published: 28 February 2018


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