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Preferred Banana Varieties and their Seed Systems in Eastern and Central provinces of Kenya
Banana is an important crop for food security in Kenya. Its production has been hindered by scarcity of seedlings and pests, among other factors. A recent survey in eastern and central Kenya showed that desert varieties ...
Potential challenges facing macropropagation technique in banana
(Bio Sciences, 2011)
Objective: Bananas (Musa spp) are an important crop for food security, income for small holders and fodder among other uses. Banana production is greatly constrained by lack of affordable clean planting material. ...
Macropropagation Technique for Production of Healthy Banana Seedlings.
(African Crop Science Society, 2011)
Banana (Musa spp) is one of the most important crops providing food security, nutrition and income for many smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa. However, production is hindered by scarcity of high quality seedlings, ...