Influence of cassava population density on the growth and yield performance of cassava - maize intercrop with a relayed cowpea Report as inadecuate




Influence of cassava population density on the growth and yield performance of cassava - maize intercrop with a relayed cowpea - Download this document for free, or read online. Document in PDF available to download.

E.A Makinde ;Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems 2008, 8 (3)

Author: O.T. Ayoola

Source: http://www.redalyc.org/


Teaser



Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems E-ISSN: 1870-0462 ccastro@uady.mx Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán México Ayoola, O.T.; Makinde, E.A Influence of cassava population density on the growth and yield performance of cassava - maize intercrop with a relayed cowpea Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, vol.
8, núm.
3, 2008, pp.
235-241 Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán Mérida, Yucatán, México Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=93911235002 How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in redalyc.org Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, 8 (2008): 235 - 241 INFLUENCE OF CASSAVA POPULATION DENSITY ON THE GROWTH AND YIELD PERFORMANCE OF CASSAVA - MAIZE INTERCROP WITH A RELAYED COWPEA. Tropical and Subtropical [INFLUENCIA DE LA DENSIDAD DE YUCA SOBRE EL CRECIMIENTO Y PRODUCCIÓN DE CULTIVO YUCA-MAIZ CON SUCESIÓN DE VIGNA] Agroecosystems O.T.
Ayoola1 and E.A Makinde* 2 1 Farming Systems Research & Extension Programme, Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, Obafemi Awolowo University, P.M.B 5029 Moor Plantation, Ibadan, Nigeria. 2 Federal College of Agriculture, Moor Plantation, Ibadan, Nigeria. e-mail address: eamakinde@yahoo.com *Corresponding author SUMMARY Key Words: Cassava- Maize-Cowpea Intercropping; Cassava Population; Growth; Yield Experiments were conducted during the growing seasons of 1996, 1997 and 1998 at the Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, Ibadan on latitude 7o 30N and longitude 3o54E in the degraded rain forest vegetation zone of Nigeria to assess the effects of cassava population densities on the growth and yield of Maize – Cassava intercrop with a relayed Cowpea.
The treatments were four cassava population densities (CPD) viz.: CPD 1 = 12,300 Cassava plants - h...





Related documents