Journal of
Cereals and Oilseeds

  • Abbreviation: J. Cereals Oilseeds
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6591
  • DOI: 10.5897/JCO
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 80

Full Length Research Paper

Growth and yield response of two groundnut cultivars to row pattern in the forest-Savannah Transition Zone of Ghana

Essilfie M. E.
  • Essilfie M. E.
  • Department of Crop and Soil Sciences Education, Faculty of Agriculture Education, University of Education, Winneba, P. O. Box 40, Mampong-Ashanti, Ghana.
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Dapaah K. H.
  • Dapaah K. H.
  • Department of Crop and Soil Sciences Education, Faculty of Agriculture Education, University of Education, Winneba, P. O. Box 40, Mampong-Ashanti, Ghana.
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Essilfie K. J.
  • Essilfie K. J.
  • Mt Mary College of Education, P. O. Box 19 Somanya, Ghana.
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Asmah F. B.
  • Asmah F. B.
  • Department of Crop and Soil Sciences Education, Faculty of Agriculture Education, University of Education, Winneba, P. O. Box 40, Mampong-Ashanti, Ghana.
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Donkor F.
  • Donkor F.
  • Department of Agriculture Economics and Extension, Faculty of Agriculture Education, University of Education, Winneba. P. O. Box 40, Mampong-Ashanti, Ghana.
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  •  Received: 10 October 2019
  •  Accepted: 04 February 2020
  •  Published: 31 March 2020

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