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Table 1 Environmental descriptions of the three experimental locations in Ethiopia

From: Grain yield variation and association of major traits in brown-seeded genotypes of tef [Eragrostis tef (Zucc.)Trotter]

  Locations
Descriptor Holetta Ginchi Adadi
Latitude 09°03’ N 09°30’ N 08°31’ N
Longitude 38°30’ E 38°30’ E 38°13’ E
Altitude (m a. s. l.) 2400 2200 2383
Mean annual rain fall (mm) 1102 1139 1105
Mean annual temperature (°C0) 14.5 16.3 16.9
Soil type Light red Black Vertisol Light brown
Soil drainage Well drained Poorly drained Well drained
Soil pH 6.32 6.18 7.62
  1. Source: Keneni [29]