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Grain yield of barley as affected by cropping sequence and fertilizer application in Southeastern Ethiopia

Author: Asefa Taa
Author: Tanner, D.G.
Author: Kefyalew Girma
Author: Amanuel Gorfu
Year: 1997
ISSN: 2072-6589
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10883/1408
Abstract: Cropping systems in the Ethiopian highlands involve rotations of cereals with grain legume and oilseed crops; the proportional allocation among crop species varies with altitude, rainfall, and soil type. Barley (Hordeum vulgare) tends to dominate in the highest altitudinal zones, while bread wheat (Triticum aestivum) is more common at medium altitudes. A trial was established in 1992 at the Bekoji research site in southeastern Ethiopia to evaluate interactions among barley-based cropping sequences and annual applications of inorganic nitrogen (N) and Phosphorus (P) fertiliser. Rotational crops included Ethiopian rapeseed (Brassica carinata), faba bean (Vicia faba), and bread wheat
Format: PDF
Language: English
Publisher: African Crop Science Society
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Type: Article
Country focus: Ethiopia
Region: Eastern Africa
Pages: 135-146
Issue: 2
Volume: 5
DOI: 10.4314/acsj.v5i2.27856
Keywords: Weed Density
Publisher URI: http://www.bioline.org.br/abstract?cs97020
Agrovoc: BARLEY
Agrovoc: CROP ROTATION
Agrovoc: FABA BEANS
Agrovoc: GRAIN
Agrovoc: YIELDS
Agrovoc: NITROGEN
Agrovoc: PHOSPHORUS
Agrovoc: RAPESEED
Agrovoc: WEEDS
Agrovoc: WHEAT
Journal: African Crop Science Journal


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    Sustainable intensification agriculture including topics on cropping systems, agronomy, soil, mechanization, precision agriculture, etc.

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