Amare and Mohammed
Greener Journal of Agricultural Sciences Vol. 4 (7), pp. 288-294, August 2014.
Manuscript Number: 071414302
Chemical Management of Weeds in Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris)
Tesfay Amare and Amin Mohammed*
Department of Plant Science, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Science, Ambo University, Post Box No: 19, Ethiopia.
*Corresponding author’s Email: aminmahammed @gmail .com
production (Phaseolus vulgaris) is severely infested by weeds in
Ethiopia. Field experiments were conducted in 2012 and 2013 at Ambo
University, Ethiopia, to determine the effect of pre
Keywords: Common bean, s-Metolachlor, Pre emergency herbicide, Weed flora.
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