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Impacts of Rongo University Establishment and Development on Land Use and Land Cover Changes in Rongo Municipality, Migori County, Kenya
In the last two decades, there has been an exponential expansion in terms of the geographic distribution and demographic expansion of Universities in Kenya. The expansion of universities in space and time needs to be well ...
Prevalence of parasitic infection in farmed nile tilapia, oreochromis niloticus (linnaeus, 1758) and other selected environmental factors associated with their transmission in winam gulf of lake victoria
The general objective of the study was to assess the level of parasitic infection and farmer management practices in farmed Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) and some of the selected environmental factors associated ...
Screening of sorghum (sorghum bicolor) genotypes for resistance to covered kernel smut disease (sporosorium sorghi) for western kenya
Sorghum is an important food security crop for arid and semi-arid tropics but its production is hampered by covered kernel smut disease (CKSD) which is a seed borne panicle disease caused by fungus Sporosorium sorghi. ...
Effects of water quality on the diversity, abundance and distribution of benthic macro invertebrates along the shores of Lake Victoria in Homa-bay county Kenya
Human-induced landscape alterations adversely affect habitat structure and functions in freshwater ecosystems, as well as the flow regime in the Lake Victoria basin. The massive discharge of wastewaters and other pollutants ...
Occurrence and impact of golden dodder (cuscuta campestris yunker), invasion on species diversity of trees and shrubs in homa- bay county - Kenya
C. campestris is a parasitic vine growing rapidly entwining and parasitizing on its host plants by inserting haustoria into the host plants’ stem and leaves. This study focused on the occurrence and impact of Cuscuta ...