Journal of
Dryland Agriculture

OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE CENTRE FOR DRYLAND AGRICULTURE, BAYERO UNIVERSITY, KANO
  • Abbreviation: J. Dryland Agric.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2476-8650
  • DOI: 10.5897/JODA
  • Start Year: 2015
  • Published Articles: 27

Full Length Research Paper

Growth variability of Irish potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) as affected by cultivars and sowing date in the Sudan savannah zone of Nigeria

Wailare A. M.
  • Wailare A. M.
  • Department of Crop Production, Faculty of Agriculture Food Science and Technology, Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil, Nigeria.
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Madu A. I.
  • Madu A. I.
  • Department of Crop Production, Faculty of Agriculture Food Science and Technology, Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 18 December 2018
  •  Accepted: 08 February 2019
  •  Published: 28 February 2019

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Wuyep SZ, Ambrose AZ, Jahknwa CJ (2013). Effects of Precipitation Effectiveness on the Yield of Irish Potato (solanum tuberosum L) in Jos-Plateau, Nigeria. International Journal of Research in Applied 1(5):27-32.