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Table 1 Variation of millet and cowpea performances (kg ha−1) at Lemnogo, Ramdolla and Tibtenga according to soil fertilization and cropping years in the north of Burkina Faso (2013, 2014)

From: Combining soil fertilization, cropping systems and improved varieties to minimize climate risks on farming productivity in northern region of Burkina Faso

Village Fertilization Total biomass (millet + cowpea) Millet grains yield Cowpea grains yield
2013 2014 2013 2014 2013 2014
Lemnogo Control 271 ± 37 495 ± 64 10 ± 5 100 ± 29 50 ± 12 130 ± 30
Manure 483 ± 77 690 ± 136 20 ± 14 120 ± 25 70 ± 17 185 ± 69
Manure + NPK 613 ± 78 1060 ± 111 26 ± 16 230 ± 54 91 ± 23 255 ± 74
NPK 440 ± 49 555 ± 49 41 ± 11 100 ± 23 68 ± 14 130 ± 36
Ramdolla Control 501 ± 62 2115 ± 237 51 ± 12 305 ± 66 188 ± 50 328 ± 78
Manure 803 ± 126 2288 ± 227 101 ± 22 360 ± 77 220 ± 73 295 ± 69
Manure + NPK 1554 ± 179 2553 ± 289 154 ± 34 388 ± 96 503 ± 121 325 ± 91
NPK 618 ± 91 2775 ± 335 88 ± 20 460 ± 117 140 ± 34 370 ± 96
Tibtenga Control 503 ± 109 483 ± 84 0 ± 0 65 ± 20 90 ± 39 53 ± 13
Manure 595 ± 140 1275 ± 132 9 ± 2 218 ± 49 127 ± 34 210 ± 48
Manure + NPK 346 ± 84 1968 ± 316 22 ± 6 308 ± 81 209 ± 61 268 ± 62
NPK 479 ± 69 1270 ± 235 4 ± 2 305 ± 88 163 ± 48 73 ± 19
Average 600 ± 43 1460 ± 102 44 ± 6 246 ± 23 160 ± 19 218 ± 21