Table 1: Total number of PSF isolated from rhizosphere soils of five different plants grown in Jimma town and Mana woreda farmlands.

Source of rhizosphere soilNumber of samplesNumber of PSF isolatesNumber of other mouldsProportion of PSF isolates (%)

Tomato30473828.14
Cabbage30384222.76
Haricot bean30352320.96
Sugar cane 30253514.97
Faba bean 30225413.17

Total150167192100