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Table 2 Agro-climatic description of the six experimental sites used in the study

From: Genotype by environment effects on promiscuous nodulation in soybean (Glycine max L. Merrill)

Sites Latitude Longitude Elevation (masl) Mean rainfall (mm) Temperature(°C) Soil type
Min Max
(MUARIK) Kabanyolo 0.45 32.61 1300 1255 21.9 28.1 Ferralitic soils
Mubuku (Kasese) 0.18 30.0833 930 1200 18 31 Peaty, sands and clays
Kamwenge 0.18 30.45 1300 1300 20 25 Ferralsols, acrisols, nitosols
Nakabango (Jinja) 0.42 33.20 1178 1400 15 26 Crystalline basic
Iki Iki (Budaka) 1.09 34.00 1156 1200 15 28 Sandy
Ngetta (Lira) 53.69 22.93 1300 1483 19 29 Sandy loam
  1. masl meters above sea level
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