Cassava response to the integrated use of manure and NPK fertilizer in Zambia

@inproceedings{Biratu2018CassavaRT,
  title={Cassava response to the integrated use of manure and NPK fertilizer in Zambia},
  author={Gizachew Kebede Biratu and Eyasu Elias and Ph{\'e}n{\'e}as Ntawuruhunga and Gudeta W. Sileshi},
  booktitle={Heliyon},
  year={2018}
}
Cassava is Africa's second most important food source in terms of calories consumed per capita. However, farmers use little or no fertilizer on cassava and scant information is available regarding the cassava yield response to mineral and organic fertilizer inputs in Zambia. This study was undertaken to determine the response of cassava to the integrated use of organic and inorganic nutrient sources in two contrasting agroecological zones of Zambia; Mansa located in Zone III and Kabangwe… CONTINUE READING
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