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Table 11 Origin of the seeds grown by the farmers

From: Ethnobotanical study of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.) in Senegal

Nature Conditions Regions Total %
Th Lg Dl Fk Sd Kg SL
Place where first acquired Outside the village 43 95 68 60 48 0 85 399 57
Village 41 57 86 25 31 18 37 295 42
DNR 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
Total 84 155 158 85 79 19 122 702 100
Year when first acquired ˂25 66 122 106 73 79 13 115 574 81
˃25 4 13 42 9 0 6 6 80 11.4
DNR 14 20 10 3 0 0 0 47 6.7
Total 84 155 158 85 79 19 122 702 100
Home-produced N 27 52 35 21 16 5 62 218 31
O 57 103 123 64 63 14 59 483 68
DNR 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0.14
Total 84 155 158 85 79 19 122 702 100
  1. Th Thiès; Lg Louga; Dl Diourbel; Fk Fatick; Sd Sédhiou; Kg Kédougou; SL Saint-Louis