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Influence of fertilizers on yield and quality of a young citrus orchard in Kenya


, : Influence of fertilizers on yield and quality of a young citrus orchard in Kenya. Acta Horticulturae (49): 209-213

In experiments with Washington Navel oranges and Marsh Seedless grapefruits the best of several fertilizer treatments was that providing NPK in both inorganic and organic (FYM) form.

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