PARTICIPATORY VARIETY SELECTION IN THE ETHIOPIAN CEREAL TEF (ERAGROSTIS TEF)

@article{Belay2006PARTICIPATORYVS,
  title={PARTICIPATORY VARIETY SELECTION IN THE ETHIOPIAN CEREAL TEF (ERAGROSTIS TEF)},
  author={Getachew Belay and Hailu Tefera and Beyene Tadesse and Gizaw Metaferia and D. Jarra and T. Tadesse},
  journal={Experimental Agriculture},
  year={2006},
  volume={42},
  pages={91 - 101}
}
Participatory variety selection (PVS) was carried out in two of the major tef-growing woredas (districts) of Ethiopia, Ada and Akaki, in 2003 and 2004. The objectives were to identify farmers' selection criteria, to increase farmers' awareness and their access to improved tef varieties, to enable farmers to assess the performances of improved tef varieties of their choice and to accelerate seed dissemination of farmers' chosen varieties through farmer-to-farmer exchange mechanisms. Seed colour… 
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