International Journal of Agronomy / 2019 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Production Practices, Postharvest Handling, and Quality of Cowpea Seed Used by Farmers in Makueni and Taita Taveta Counties in Kenya

Table 2

Percentage of farmers and the corresponding production levels during the 2015 short rains and 2016 long rains in various agroecological zones in Makueni and Taita Taveta.

Production level (Kg/ha)LM4 (Wote)LM5 (Makindu)LM5 (Mwatate)Mean

2015 short rains
020.08.826.918.6
<1012.08.838.519.8
10–500.017.69.69.1
51–10012.017.63.811.1
101–2008.05.95.86.6
201–50044.041.29.631.6
>5000.00.00.0

2016 long rains
00.05.927.311.1
<108.011.840.019.9
10–508.032.412.717.7
51–10012.08.87.39.4
101–2000.08.80.02.9
201–50020.032.49.120.5
>50012.00.01.84.6

LM4: lower midland zone IV; LM5: lower midland zone V.

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