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African nightshades: genetic, biochemical and metabolite diversity of an underutilised indigenous leafy vegetable and its potential for plant breeding
ABSTRACT African nightshades are becoming more important as leafy vegetables in sub-Saharan Africa. Previously considered as food for the poor, their cultivation is now being promoted, and someExpand
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Influence of selected tree species on soil characteristics, growth and yield of maize in Western Kenya
Low purchasing power of inorganic fertilizers by farmers among other factors has led to a decrease in maize production in Kenya. Growing trees on-farm can improve the situation. A study was carriedExpand
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Production, processing and storage techniques of African nightshade (Solanum spp.) seeds and their correlations with farmers characteristics in western Kenya
Nightshade (Solanum species) is a priority African indigenous vegetable of great importance that plays a significant role in nutrition, food security and income generation. Much research attention onExpand
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