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    • Abundance and Diversity of Legume Nodulating Rhizobia in Soils of Embu District, Kenya 

      G. M, Mwenda; N.K, Karanja; H., Boga; J.H.P, Kahindi; A, Muigai; D, Odee (Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and TechnologyUnited States International UniversityKenya Forestry Research InstituteDepartment of Land Resource Management & Agricultural Technology, University of Nairobi, Kenya, 2011)
      A major strategy towards addressing soil fertility depletion is the conservation and sustainable use of rhizobia that are able to fix nitrogen in the soil in association with legumes. The study assessed abundance and ...
    • Genetic diversity and symbiotic efficiency of legume nodulating bacteria from different land use systems in Taita Taveta, Kenya 

      S. N, Mwangi; N. K, Karanja; H, Boga; J. H. P, Kahindi; A, Muigai (Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology,United States International UniversityDepartment of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technologies,University of Nairobi and World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF)Kenya Forestry Research Institute, 2011)
      Populations of Legume Nodulating Bacteria (LNB) were assessed under glasshouse conditions from soils collected in Taita Taveta district, Kenya from various landuse systems. The populations were estimated by the ...