African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 785

Full Length Research Paper

Evaluation of triticale (X. Triticosecale Wittmack) genotypes for adult plant resistance to stem rust (Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici)

Isaiah Aleri
  • Isaiah Aleri
  • Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils, Faculty of Agriculture (FOA), P. O. Box 536-20115, Egerton Kenya.
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James O. Owuoche
  • James O. Owuoche
  • Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils, Faculty of Agriculture (FOA), P. O. Box 536-20115, Egerton Kenya.
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Pascal P. Okwiri Ojwang
  • Pascal P. Okwiri Ojwang
  • Department of Crops, Horticulture and Soils, Faculty of Agriculture (FOA), P. O. Box 536-20115, Egerton Kenya.
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  •  Received: 28 October 2018
  •  Accepted: 04 December 2018
  •  Published: 31 March 2019

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