Now showing items 1-6 of 6
Th e role of wild host plants in the abundance of lepidopteran stem borers along altitudinal gradient in Kenya
Presence of wild host plants of stem borers in cereal-growing areas has been considered as reservoirs of lepidopteran stem borers, responsible for attack of crops during the growing season. Surveys to catalogue hosts and ...
Managing Food Security Implications of Food Price Shocks in Africa
Until the food price alarm went off, discussions on how to reduce hunger and malnutrition in Africa took place in an environment of declining food prices with estimates indicating that real food prices declined by about ...
Integrating life cycle approaches to African national development policies: considering the institutional dimension of industrial ecology
This paper considers developments in the area of industrial ecology applications and public policy, and the need to facilitate the proliferation of life cycle approaches in Africa through national development policies. It ...
Spartial distribution of trichodermia spp.in Embu and Taita Regions,Kenya
The distribution of Trichoderma species in soils of Embu and Taita benchmark sites in Kenya with relation to land use practices was investigated. The study areas were chosen because of their significant land use ...