Individual staff Profile

First Name:    Solomon Tulu
Academic Rank:    Assistant Professor
College/Institute:    College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine
Department/Team:    Horticulture and Plant Sciences
Field of Specialization:    Agro Ecology and Minor Soil Quality
Research Interest:    Organic Agriculture (Horticulture), Plant nutrition, Plant physiology, Soil Fertility and nutrient management
List of Publications:
(1) Allelopathic effects of an invasive alien weed Parthenium hysterophorus L. compost on lettuce germination and growth (Co-author), published on African Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 4 (11), pp. 1325-1330.
(2) Yield and Growth Parameters of Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) as Influenced by Intra Row Spacing and Time of Earthing up: In Boneya Degem District, Central Highlands of Ethiopia (Corresponding author), published on International Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 7 (5), pp. 255-265.
(3) Combined Effect of Plant Spacing and Time of Earthing up on Tuber Quality Parameters of Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) at Degem District, North Showa Zone of Oromia Regional State (Corresponding author), published on Asian Journal of Crop Science, Vol. 5 (1), pp. 24-32.
(4) Effect of Different Rates of Nitrogen and Phosphorus on Yield, and Yield Components of Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) at Masha District, Southwestern Ethiopia (Corresponding author), published on International Journal of Soil Sciences, Vol. 7 (4), pp. 146-156.
(5) Effect of Aluminum Sulphate and Sucrose on the Vase Life of Selected Cultivars of Cut Roses (Rosa hybrida L.) at Holeta, Central Highlands of Ethiopia (Co-author), published on Proceeding of Ethiopian Horticulture Science Society, published on Proceeding of Ethiopian Horticulture Science Society (EHSS) of the Third Biennial Conference on Improving Quality Production of Horticultural Crops for Sustainable Development from 04 - 05 February 2011 at Jimma University College of Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine, Jimma, Ethiopia
(6) Comparison of Ethiopian Conventional and Organic Coffee Soil Managements with Respect to Chemical, Physical and Microbiological Soil Quality Parameters (Co-author), published on Proceeding of Ethiopian Horticulture Science Society (EHSS) of the Third Biennial Conference on Improving Quality Production of Horticultural Crops for Sustainable Development from 04 - 05 February 2011 at Jimma University College of Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine, Jimma, Ethiopia
(7) Influences of mineral nitrogen and hosphorous fertilization on yield and yield contributing components in hot pepper (Capsicum annuum L.) (Co-author), African Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 9, pp. 670-675.
Contact address
P. O. Box:    307 ,Jimma, Ethiopia
Office Tel.:    +251-471118105
Cell Phone:    +251-911822124
Fax:    +251-471110934
E-mail Address:    soltuta@gmail.com or solomon.tulu@ju.edu.et