Journal of
Horticulture and Forestry

  • Abbreviation: J. Hortic. For.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9782
  • DOI: 10.5897/JHF
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 299

Full Length Research Paper

Management and the influence of socioeconomic factors on tree species diversity in traditional agroforestry practices in Demba Goffa District, South Ethiopia

Gebremedhin Chameno Chalite
  • Gebremedhin Chameno Chalite
  • Department of Natural Resource Management, College of Agricultural Sciences, Arba Minch University, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 19 February 2019
  •  Accepted: 27 June 2019
  •  Published: 31 January 2020


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