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Effects of Acidulated Rock Phosphate on Growth and Yield Performance of Selected Leafy Vegetables in Kiambu County
(Kenyatta University, 2019-10)
African leafy vegetables are a good source of vitamin A, vitamin C, and foliate among others. They are also a complementing source of other vitamins such as thiamine, niacin and riboflavin, plus some dietary minerals ...
Effectiveness of Antagonistic Bacterial Isolates against Crown Gall Disease on Roses in Kiambu County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2020-10)
Crown gall is one of the major constraint in rose flower production in Kenya. The study aimed at developing a bacterial based biopesticide to manage crown gall disease on roses. A baseline survey on status of crown gall ...
Response of Synthetic Nitrogen Forms on Maize Performance, Nitrogen Use Efficiency and Grain Protein Content in Kiambu County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2021)
The main cause of food insecurity in the developing nations more so in sub-Saharan Africa is the reduced crop productivity among the smallholder farms, which have low soil fertility. Such farms are characterized by low ...