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: 401

Full Length Research Paper

Multi-environment trial and spatial analysis for yield performance of sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] hybrids in dry lowland sorghum growing areas of Ethiopia

Kidanemaryam Wagaw
  • Kidanemaryam Wagaw
  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), Melkassa Agriculture Research Center, Adama, Ethiopia.
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Amare Seyoum
  • Amare Seyoum
  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), Melkassa Agriculture Research Center, Adama, Ethiopia.
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Amare Nega
  • Amare Nega
  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), Melkassa Agriculture Research Center, Adama, Ethiopia.
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Taye Tadesse
  • Taye Tadesse
  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), Head Quarter, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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Daniel Nadew
  • Daniel Nadew
  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), Melkassa Agriculture Research Center, Adama, Ethiopia.
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Habte Nida
  • Habte Nida
  • Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States.
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Alemu Tirfessa
  • Alemu Tirfessa
  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), Melkassa Agriculture Research Center, Adama, Ethiopia.
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Adane Gebreyohannes
  • Adane Gebreyohannes
  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR), Melkassa Agriculture Research Center, Adama, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 17 October 2019
  •  Accepted: 03 March 2020
  •  Published: 31 October 2020

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