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

Evaluation of coffee berry disease resistance (Colletotrichum kahawae) in F2 populations derived from Arabica coffee varieties Rume Sudan and SL 28

James M. Gimase
  • James M. Gimase
  • Coffee Research Institute, Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO), P. O. Box 4-00232, Ruiru, Kenya.
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Wilson M. Thagana
  • Wilson M. Thagana
  • Department of Agricultural Science and Technology, Kenyatta University, P. O. Box 43844 – 00100, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Chripine O. Omondi
  • Chripine O. Omondi
  • Industrial Crops Research Institute, Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO), P. O. Box 16 – 80109, Mtwapa, Kenya.
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John M. Ithiru
  • John M. Ithiru
  • Coffee Research Institute, Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO), P. O. Box 4-00232, Ruiru, Kenya.
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  •  Received: 13 June 2019
  •  Accepted: 23 September 2019
  •  Published: 30 November 2019

How to cite this article

APA /
Gimase, J. M., Thagana, W. M., Omondi, C. O., & Ithiru, J. M. (2019). Evaluation of coffee berry disease resistance (Colletotrichum kahawae) in F2 populations derived from Arabica coffee varieties Rume Sudan and SL 28. Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science, 11(9), 225-233.
Chicago /
James M. Gimase, Wilson M. Thagana, Chripine O. Omondi and John M. Ithiru  . "Evaluation of coffee berry disease resistance (Colletotrichum kahawae) in F2 populations derived from Arabica coffee varieties Rume Sudan and SL 28." Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science 11, no. 9 (2019): 225-233.
MLA /
James M. Gimase, et al. "Evaluation of coffee berry disease resistance (Colletotrichum kahawae) in F2 populations derived from Arabica coffee varieties Rume Sudan and SL 28." Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science 11.9 (2019): 225-233.