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Determinants of Climate Change Adaptation and Perceptions among Small-Scale Farmers of Embu County, Eastern Kenya
(Academic Journals, 2021)
Climate change threatens the livelihoods of millions of small-scale farmers in East Africa. How farmers perceive climate change and its impacts has a strong bearing on how they adapt to the adverse impacts. This paper ...
Land Cover Changes and Its Effects on Streamflows in the Malewa River Basin, Kenya
(Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KARI), 2021)
Vegetated landscapes are transformed by both natural and human causes. This is thought to influence river flow regimes. It is argued that restored and reforested landscapes increase stream flow. However, studies done to ...
Socio-Economic Predictors, Soil Fertility Knowledge Domains and Strategies for Sustainable Maize Intensification in Embu County, Kenya
Integrated Soil Fertility Management (ISFM) practices are widely recognized as crucial interventions but knowledge-intensive technologies for farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Very few studies have synthesized the ...
Zai Technology and Integrated Nutrient Management for Improved Soil Fertility and Increased Sorghum Yields in Kitui County, Kenya
(Frontiers in Sustainable food Systems, 2021)
Deteriorating soil fertility, low unreliable rainfall and soil moisture stress has resulted to low crop yields among farmers of sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), necessitating a search for more sustainable production practices. ...