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Title: Seed production aspects of Macroptilium atropurpureum cv. Siratro in Uganda

Date Published: 1997
Author/s: Lusembo, P.; Ebong, C.; Sabiiti, E.N.; Mugerwa, J.S.
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Funding Agency : NARO and African Feed Resources Network
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Journal Publisher: Journal of Applied Seed Production
Affiliation: Makerere University, Namulonge Agricultural And Animal Production Research Institute
Keywords: Macroptilium atropurpureum cv. Siratro, Uganda, Seed production


The effect of support height on seed yield components and seed quality of Macroptilium atropurpureum Siratro was determined. Plants were sown at a spacing of 1 m x 1 m in a complete randomized block design replicated four times and staked at heights of 0, 1, 2 or 3 m.