Dr. Taye Kufa

Country of current residence

Ethiopia

Current position

Senior Researcher - Coffee Agronomist & Ecophysiologist

Current institute employer

Jima Agricultural Research Center

Since

2006

Website current institute
Profession

Agricultural Engineer

Specialisation

plant nutrition

2013

Taye, K. and Burkhardt, J..  2013.  Hydraulic resistances in seedlings of Coffea arabica accessions under contrasting shade regimes in southwestern Ethiopia.  The Journal of Agricultural Science, 151 (5)   : 682-692   .
Taye, K. and Burkhardt, J..  2013.  Studies on root growth of Coffea arabica populations and its implication for sustainable management of natural forests.  Journal of Agricultural and Crop Research, 1 (1)   : 1-10   .

2012

Taye, K..  2012.  Biomass production and distribution in seedlings of Coffea arabica genotypes under contrasting nursery environments in southwestern Ethiopia.  Agricultural Sciences, 3 (6)   : 835-843   .

2011

Kufa T. and J. Burkhardt.  2011.  Hydraulic conductance in seedlings of Coffea arabica L. accessions under contrasting nursery environments at Jimma, southwestern Ethiopia.  Ethiop. J. Apl. Sci. Technol., 2 (1)   : 15-29   .
Kufa, T. and J. Burkhardt.  2011.  Stomatal characteristics in arabica coffee germplasm accessions under contrasting environments at Jimma.  Southwestern Ethiopia. Int. J. Bot., 7 (1)   : 63-72   .
Kufa, T. and J. Burkhardt.  2011.  Spatial variability in water relations of wild Coffea arabica populations in the montane rainforests of Ethiopia.  Ecologia, 1 (1)   : 31-43   .

2010

Kufa, T and J. Burkhardt.  2010.  Hydraulic characteristics of wild Coffea arabica populations in natural forests of Ethiopia.  Gene Conserve , 9 (37)   : 124-135   .

2006

Kufa, T.  2006.  Ecophysiological diversity of wild coffee populations in Ethiopia: Growth, water relation and hydraulic characteristics along a climate.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen   Further Information

2004

Kufa T., Shimber T., and Yilma A..  2004.  Intercropping coffee with sweet orange at Jimma Agricultural Research Center, Ethiopia.  Journal of Cafe and Cocoa, 5 (1-)   : 17-21   .
Kufa T., Shimber T., Netsere A. and Yilma A..  2004.  The roles of improved management practices to control coffee branch die-back in southwestern Ethiopia.  Journal of Cafe and Cocoa, 5 (1-2)   : 11-16   .

2003

Kufa, T., T. Shimber and A. Yilam.  2003.  Intercropping coffee with sweet orange at Jimma Agricultural Research Centre, Ethiopia (2003).  Journal of Coffee and Cocoa (4), : p 2   .
Kufa, T., T. Shimber, A. Nstere and A. Yilam.  2003.  The roles of improved management practices to control coffee branch die-back in south-western Ethiopia.  Journal of Coffee and Cocoa, (4), : p 2   .

2001

Kufa, T., T. Shimber, A. Netsere, A. Yilma and E. Taye.  2001.  The impact of close spacing on yield of Arabica coffee under contrasting Agro-ecologies of Ethiopia.  African Crop Science Journal, 9(2), : pp 401-409   .

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Research themes
  • Ecosystem services
Doctoral research funded by

BMBF

Cooperation partners

Jima Agricultural Researcher Center, P.O.Box 192, Jima/Ethiopia

Taye Kufa

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management

Office E-Mail:
t.kufa-obso(at)cgiar.org