Journal of
Soil Science and Environmental Management

  • Abbreviation: J. Soil Sci. Environ. Manage.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2391
  • DOI: 10.5897/JSSEM
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 272

Full Length Research Paper

Soil moisture variability effects on maize crop performance along a toposequence of a terraced vertisol in Machakos, Kenya

Mbugua H.
  • Mbugua H.
  • Department of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nairobi, P. O. Box 29053-00625, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Baaru M. W.
  • Baaru M. W.
  • Department of Environmental Studies and Community Development, Kenyatta University, P. O. Box 43844, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Gachene C. K.
  • Gachene C. K.
  • Department of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nairobi, P. O. Box 29053-00625, Nairobi, Kenya.
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  •  Received: 21 November 2018
  •  Accepted: 22 December 2018
  •  Published: 31 January 2019

How to cite this article

APA /
Mbugua, H., Baaru, M. W., & Gachene, C. K. (2019). Soil moisture variability effects on maize crop performance along a toposequence of a terraced vertisol in Machakos, Kenya. Journal of Soil Science and Environmental Management, 10(1), 21-28.
Chicago /
Mbugua H., Baaru M. W. and Gachene C. K.  . "Soil moisture variability effects on maize crop performance along a toposequence of a terraced vertisol in Machakos, Kenya." Journal of Soil Science and Environmental Management 10, no. 1 (2019): 21-28.
MLA /
Mbugua H., Baaru M. W. and Gachene C. K.  . "Soil moisture variability effects on maize crop performance along a toposequence of a terraced vertisol in Machakos, Kenya." Journal of Soil Science and Environmental Management 10.1 (2019): 21-28.