Sci. Technol. Arts Res. J., July-Sep 2015, Volume 4 and Issue 3 

Science


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Evaluation of Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) Genotypes for Yield and Tuber Quality Related Traits at Lowland, Dire Dawa, Eastern Ethiopia

 Wassu Mohammed and Simeret  Burga.......................................................................................................................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.1

 

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Influence of Plant Spacing on Seed and Ware Tuber Production of Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) Cultivars Grown in Eastern Ethiopia

 Tesfa Binalfew, Nigussie Dechassa and Tamado Tana ……………………………...................................................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.2

 

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Evaluation of Quality Protein Maize Hybrids for Yield, Association of Yield with its Components and other Agronomic Traits at Bako, Ethiopia

 Niguse Motuma,  Hirpa Legesse and Legesse Wolde …………………………………………………………..........................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.3

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 Quality of Grain Maize Stored in Gombisa and Sacks in Selected Districts of Jimma Zone, Ethiopia

  Dubale Befikadu, Waktole Sori, Solomon Abera, Geremew Bultosa, and Setumadhavarao G..………………….……………………………………...

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.4 

 

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 Heterosis and Combining Ability for Grain Yield and Yield Component Traits of Maize in Eastern Ethiopia

 Habtamu Zeleke…………………………………………………………………………....................................................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.5

 

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 Influence of Cowpea and Soybean Intercropping Pattern and Time of Planting on Yield and Gross Monetary Value of Sorghum

 Kinde Lamessa, Sharma J.J and Taye Tessema .........................................................................................................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.6

 

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Effect of Growing Media, Sowing Depth, and Hot Water Treatment on Seed Germination and Seedling Biomass of Acacia senegal (L) Wild

 Tigist Kibru, Solomon Zewdie, Abdella Gure and Tesfaye Gebre  …………………………………………………………………………………...................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.7

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 Storage Period, Husking and Seed Treatment Effects on Germination of Rhodes Grass (Chloris gayana L.) Seeds

 Karta K. Kalsa, Tesfaye Geleta and Diriba Geleti  …………………………………………………………………………………..............................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.8

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 Determinants of Wheat Yield Variation of Smallholders in South Eastern Ethiopia: Application of Ordered Logistic Regression

 Tolesa Alemu ………………………………………………………………………………………………..........................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.9

 

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Efficacy of Aqueous Leaf Extracts of Negro Coffee (Cassia occidentalis) and Lemon Grass (Cymbopogon citratus) in the Management of Nematode Pests of Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L. Moench)

Izuogu N.B, Yakubu L.B, Abolusoro S.A and Nwabia I.W. …………………..............................................................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.10

 

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 Evaluation of Nematicidal Action of Some Bio-agents and Botanicals for Eco-friendly Management of Root-Knot Nematodes, Meloidogyne incognita on Tomato

  Metasebia Terefe.................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.11

 


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 Influence of Pulsing Biocides on Vase Life of Cut Roses (Rosa hybrida L.)

 Shimeles Tilahun, Jeong Cheon Soon and Park Do Su ...............................................................................................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.12



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 Effect of Land Use Types in Miesa Watershed on Soil Quality and Productivity

Fedhasa Benti and Tesfaye Balemi……............................................................................................................................................................................................

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/star.v4i3.13

 

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 Evaluation of Different Strains of Eri Silkworms (Samia cynthia ricini B.) for their Adaptability and Silk Yield in Ethiopia

 Kedir Shifa, Metasebia Terefe, Ahmed Ibrahim, Abiy Tilahun, Samuel Menbere, Kassa Biratu and Afework Bogale……………….............................