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PERSPECTIVE OF ACADEMIC RESEARCHERS ON OPEN ACCESS PUBLISHING IN KENYAN UNIVERSITIES
Despite the potentials for Open Access (OA) in improving the visibility of research through e-publishing in either OA journals or achieving in Institutional Repositories (IRs), this mode of scholarly communication is not ...
Stingless Bee for Crop Pollination and /or Honey Production
Pollination is a vital biological process for improved quantity and quality crop and fruit yields. A wide range of fruits and vegetables such as: apples (Malus domestica Linneaus), cucumbers (Cucumis sativa Linneaus.), egg ...
EVALUATION OF FUNCTIONAL MOLECULAR SIGNATURES UNDERLYING AGGREGATION BEHAVIOUR IN DESERT LOCUST, Schistocerca gregaria
Knowledge on the differences in phenotypic expressions of gregarious and solitary phases of the desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria has extensively expanded in recent years. Some of the key pheromones that mediate gregarious ...
ANALYSIS OF COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION IN WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT IN KILIFI COUNTY, KENYA
Water is crucial not only for sustaining life but also for socio-economic development of a country. Yet its availability in the right quality and quantity at the required time and space remains a great challenge. The ...
Suitability of GIR Cattle genetics in Enhancing the Dairy Value Chain at the Coastal lowland Tropics of Kenya.
Project Title: Suitability of GIR Cattle genetics in Enhancing the Dairy Value Chain at the Coastal lowland Tropics of Kenya. Dr. Rewe Thomas, Pwani University, Kilifi Sylvia Reda. Makitosha Farm, Malindi Summary: ...
Enhancing productivity of the Maize-Cowpea intercropping system in coastal lowland Kenya through drought tolerant and insect resistant varieties
Maize is the most important food crop in the Coast Province of Kenya, and particularly in Kwale and Kilifi counties, which together account for half of all the maize produced in the region. The average maize grain yield ...