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Research Article

Response of Yield and Yield Components of Tef [Eragrostis tef (Zucc.) Trotter] to Tillage, Nutrient, and Weed Management Practices in Dura Area, Northern Ethiopia

Table 1

Agronomic activities of tef crop versus their time of application during the experiment period.

ActivitiesYear
20082009

1st tillage05 April 200804 April 2009
2nd tillage04 May 200803 May 2009
3rd tillage02 June 200803 June 2009
4th tillage21 June 200820 June 2009
5th tillage02 July 200801 July 2009
Planting timea16 July 200815 July 2009
1st hand weeding14 August 200813 August 2009
2,4D application time15 August 200814 August 2009
Urea application time16 August 2008 15 August 2009
Tillering time22 August 200822 August 2009
2nd hand weeding02 September 200802 September 2009
Stem elongation time8 September 20087 September 2009
Booting stage21 September 200821 September 2008
Grain filling time15 Oct 200815 Oct 2009
Harvesting time15 November 200816 November 2009

The 6th tillage pass for T1, 4th tillage pass for T2, and the 1st tillage pass for T3 were applied just during the planting time.