Mr Tolera Keno

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Sor

Centre for Crop Science
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation


Research Interests

  • Quantitative Genetics
  • Crop Reproductive Biology
  • Crop Modelling
  • Plant Breeding


  • Masters (Research), Haramaya University (Alemaya)
  • Masters (Coursework) of Other Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies, University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Plant Science, Hawassa University (Debub University)


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Book Chapter

  • Ertiro, Berhanu T., Azmach, Girum, Keno, Tolera, Chibsa, Temesgen, Abebe, Beyene, Demissie, Girma, Wegary, Dagne, Wolde, Legesse, Teklewold, Adefris and Worku, Mosisa (2019). Fast-tracking the development and dissemination of a drought-tolerant maize variety in Ethiopia in response to the risks of climate change. The Climate-Smart Agriculture Papers: Investigating the Business of a Productive, Resilient and Low Emission Future. (pp. 79-86) edited by Todd S. Rosenstock, Andreea Nowak and Evan Girvetz. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-92798-5_7

Journal Article