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Mineral-N movement in an agroforestry system in the central highlands of Kenya
Application of N-rich tree biomass to crop fields in agroforestry associations can cause build-up ofmineral-N in the top soil in excess of crop demand during early stages of crop growth. It is therefore impcrtant to moniter ...
Impact of Agricultural Market Liberalization on Food Security in developing countries: a Comparative Study of Kenya and Zambia
(University of Helsinki, 2011)
This research investigates the impact of agricultural market liberalization on food security in developing countries and it evaluates the supply perspective of food security. This research theme is applied on the agricultural ...
Assessment of erosion damage in Ndome and Ghazi, Taita Taveta, Kenya: Towards an integrated erosion management approach
Aerial photograph interpretation on erosion trends from 1961 to 1998 showed that by 1998, approximately 17 and 50% of agricultural land in Ndome and Ghazi respectively had been permanently lost due to the combined effect ...
Epidemiological factors that influence time-to-treatment of trypanosomosis in Orma Boran cattle raised at Galana Ranch, Kenya
(Veterinary Parasitology, 2004-02)
Four thousand nine hundred and seventy-one trypanosomosis-surveillance records from an open population of Orma Boran cattle raised under natural trypanosomosis challenge in Galana Ranch, Kenya between the years 1990 and ...
Assessment of profit efficiency among sweet yellow passion fruit farmers in Mbeere south Embu county, Kenya
(Elewa Biosciences, 2016)
The main purposes of this research was to assess the profit efficiency of sweet yellow passion fruit farmers and also determine the socioeconomic and institutional determinants to profit inefficiency of sweet yellow ...