Journal of
Plant Breeding and Crop Science

  • Abbreviation: J. Plant Breed. Crop Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9758
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPBCS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 393

Full Length Research Paper

Field performance of shrunken-2 super-sweet corn populations derived from tropical field maize × shrunken-2 super-sweet corn crosses in Ibadan, Nigeria

Ayodeji Abe
  • Ayodeji Abe
  • Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.
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Oladayo Abosede Lasisi
  • Oladayo Abosede Lasisi
  • Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.
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Olabisi Josephine Akinrinbola
  • Olabisi Josephine Akinrinbola
  • Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 26 December 2018
  •  Accepted: 03 April 2019
  •  Published: 31 May 2019


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