Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Volume 8, Issue 5, October 2019

  • Analysis of Factors Influencing Market Supply of Rice by Smallholder Farmers in Guraferda District, Southwest Ethiopia

    Agegnehu Workye, Degye Goshu, Bosena Tegegne

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 5, October 2019
    Pages: 95-99
    Received: Mar. 25, 2019
    Accepted: Aug. 04, 2019
    Published: Oct. 09, 2019
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    Abstract: Rice is among the most important cereals grown in different parts of Ethiopia as food crop. The country is characterized with immense potentials for growing the crop. This study was aimed to identify factors determining market supply of rice by smallholder farmers in Guraferda District, Southwest Ethiopia. Primary and secondary data were used for t... Show More
  • Effect of Different Level of Nitrogen Fertilizer on Growth, Yield and Yield Component of Tomato (Lycopersicon Esculentum Mill.) at West Showa Zone, Oromia, Ethiopia

    Nemomsa Beyene, Tilahun Mulu

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 5, October 2019
    Pages: 100-104
    Received: Aug. 13, 2019
    Accepted: Oct. 08, 2019
    Published: Oct. 21, 2019
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    Abstract: The field experiment was conducted in West showa zone, Toke kutaye district of Ormia region, Ethiopia with the objective to determine the optimum nitrogen fertilizer rate on different growth parameters, yield and yield component of tomato crop. To attain the objective, four level of nitrogen fertilizer Viz., 0, 50, 100, and 150 kg/ha were used as t... Show More