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: 447

Full Length Research Paper

Genotype by environment interaction and stability analysis of cowpea [Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp] genotypes for yield in Ethiopia

Tariku Simion
  • Tariku Simion
  • Southern Agricultural Research Institute, Arbaminch Agricultural Research Center, Arba Minch, Ethiopia.
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Wassu Mohammed
  • Wassu Mohammed
  • School of Plant Sciences, Haramaya University, Ethiopia.
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Berhanu Amsalu
  • Berhanu Amsalu
  • Ethiopian Agricultural Research Institute, Melkassa Agricultural Research Center, Melkassa, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 03 June 2018
  •  Accepted: 25 July 2018
  •  Published: 30 September 2018


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