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Prospecting for bacillus thuringiensis for the control of prostephanus truncatus (horn) and sitophilus zeamais motschulsky
Three hundred twenty nine samples from different parts of Kenya which had not previously been treated with bio-pesticide were collected for Bacillus thuringiensis isolation. The δ-endotoxin crystals were isolated from ...
Regeneration and transformation potential of elite Kenyan highland maize inbred lines
Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of tropical maize has been manipulated in only a limited number of genotypes, because a majority of maize germplasm isrecalcitrant toin vitroresponse. Establishment of a highly efficiency ...
Youthful enthusiasm for Earth stewardship and research will abound at global MyCOE / SERVIR event
(Servir Global, 2014-03-20)
MyCOE/SERVIR fellow Susan Malaso a shining star
(Servir Global, 2013-11-21)
Growing Tithonia diversifolia for fertility restitution of technosols from coltan mined soils of Gatumba, Rwanda. Third RUFORUM Biennial Conference 24 - 28 September 2012, Entebbe, Uganda
The present study was conducted to evaluate the capacity of Tithonia diversifolia to mobilise nutrients and the ability of technosols to produce tithonia biomass for fertility restitution. A greenhouse pot experiment ...
Levels of fumonisin b1 and aflatoxin b1 in sorghum and finger millet in western Kenya
Sorghum and finger millet grains were collected from ten randomly selected farms in five locations in Nyamira, Kakamega, Busia and Teso districts. . Fumonisin B1 and Aflatoxin analyses were done using ELISA methods. The ...
Young researchers from around the world find MyCOE / SERVIR Capstone event an inspiration
(Servir Global, 2014-05-09)
NASA Earth Data Jumpstarts World’s Aspiring Researchers