Effects of nitrous acid on growth and yield of Digitaria exilis (Haller)

@article{Animasaun2014EffectsON,
  title={Effects of nitrous acid on growth and yield of Digitaria exilis (Haller)},
  author={David Adedayo Animasaun and O. T. Mustapha and S. Oyedeji},
  journal={Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences},
  year={2014},
  volume={20},
  pages={11-16}
}
Digitaria exilis seeds have several economic uses with long shelf life and impressive nutritional qualities. The crop is faced with problems of low yield and small- sized grains among others, thus, the crop is neglected and little information is available on its improvement by mutagenesis. This work assessed effect of Nitrous acid on growth and yield of Digitaria exilis . D. exilis seeds were exposed to 0.1M Nitrous Acid for varying time of 2 hr, 4 hr, 6 hr and 8 hr, untreated seeds were used… Expand

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