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: 363

Full Length Research Paper

Determination of optimum plant density of broadcasting, row planting and transplanting on yield and yield components of Tef [Eragrostis tef (Zucc.) Trotter] in Central Zone of Tigray, Ethiopia

Chekole Nigus
  • Chekole Nigus
  • Tigray Agricultural Research Institute, Axum Agricultural Research Centre, P. O. Box 230, Axum, Ethiopia.
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Haftamu Hailekiros
  • Haftamu Hailekiros
  • Tigray Agricultural Research Institute, Axum Agricultural Research Centre, P. O. Box 230, Axum, Ethiopia.
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Kiros Wolday
  • Kiros Wolday
  • Tigray Agricultural Research Institute, Axum Agricultural Research Centre, P. O. Box 230, Axum, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 06 December 2017
  •  Accepted: 23 January 2018
  •  Published: 31 March 2019

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