1979 - 2000
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NYANAPAH JAMES OSARE

 

Dr. R.K. Mibey

Dr. P.O. Ayiecho

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

 

CULTURAL STUDIES ON TWO CERCOSPORA SPECIES OF SESAME AND THEIR INTERACTIONS WITH SOME SESAMUM GERMPLASM IN KENYA

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JOSEPH O.E. ORYOKOT

 

Dr. R.W. Michieka

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

USE OF LOW DOSAGE PENDIMETHALIN IN COMBINATION WITH SUPPLEMENTARY WEEDING IN MAIZE (Zea mays L.) AND BEAN (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) INTERCROP

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ROMULUS M. OPONDO

 

Dr. R.S. Pathaka

Dr. J.P. Singh

 

Master of Science in Agriculture

 

GENETIC STUDIES OF HARLINESS, YIELD AND FIBRE LENGTH IN UPLAND COTTON (GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM L.)

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ASINASI FINA NATOCHO OPIO

 

Dr. J.P. Singh

Dr. D.M. Mukunya

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

 

EPIDIOLOGY AND CONTROL OF COWPEA RUST (Uromyces phaseoli var Vignae) in Kenya

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CECILIA MORAA ONYANGO

 

Dr. S.I. Shibairo

Prof. J.K. Imungi

Dr. R.B. Jones, ICRISAT, KENYA

 

Master of Science in Horticulture

 

 

 

 

EFFECTS OF PIGEONPEAS (Icajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.) GENOTYPES ON PD AND GREEN PEA YIELD AND THE NUTRITIONAL QUALITY AS INFLUENCED BY STORAGE CONDITIONS

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ISANDA GEORGE OMWENGA

 

Dr. A.W. Mwang’ombe

Dr. R.K. Mibey

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

 

Phaeolus vulgaris Cv. ROSECOCO-GLP-2 SEED CONTAMINATOIN AND INFECTION BY Colletotrichum lindemuthianum (SACC & MAGN) BRI & CAV., AND IMPLICATIONS ON DISEASE INCIDENCE AND SEVERITY

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ELEAZAR MICHAEL OMUNYIN

 

Prof. D.M. Mukunya

Dr. E.M. Gathuru

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

 

STUDIES ON BEAN CONTROL MOSAIC VIRUS ON BEANS (Phaseolus vulgaris L. ) IN KENYA

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JAMES OMBIRI

 

Dr. E.M. Gathuru

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

 

SCREENING FOR RESISTANCE OF TOMATO CULTIVARS TO COYNEBACTEIUM MICHIGANENSE (E.F.SM.) JENS. AND THE EFFECT OF MELOIDOGYME INCOGNITA (KOFOID AND WHITE) CHITWOOD ON DEVELOPMENT OF BACTERIAL CANKER"

Abstract

 

GEORGE ANTHONY OMBAKHO

 

Dr. A.P. Tyagi

Dr. R.S. Pathak

 

Master of Science in Plant Breeding

 

GENETIC OF YIELD AND YIELD COMPONENTS IN COWPEA, VIGNA UNGUICULATA (L.) WALP, AND INHERITANCE OF RESISTANCE TO COWPEA APHID, APHID CRACCIVORA KOCH.

Abstract

 

F.M. MWANGI

 

Prof. D.M. Mukunya

Prof. E.W. Mutitu

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

 
PSEUDOMONAS BULB ROT OF ORNITHOGALUM spp: ETIOLOGY, SURVIVAL AND DISSEMINATION
 
Abstract

 

MUNGA LUVUNO THERESIA

 

Dr. J.A. Chweya

Prof. Kimani Waithaka

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

EFFECT OF METHOD OF STAND ESTABLISHMENT, PRUNING, STAKINE AND MULCHING ON YIELD OF TOMATO (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill, var. ‘Money-Maker”) Abstract

 

DEBORAH NAMUBIRU MULINDWA

 

Dr. R.S. Pathak

Dr. D.M. Mukunya

 

Master of Science in Plant Breeding

A STUDY OF THE INHERITANCE OF RESISTANCE TO ANGULAR LEAF SPOT, PHAEOISARIOPSIS GRISEOLA (SAAC.) FERR. IN BEANS (PHAEOLUS VULGARIS l.) IN UGANDA Abstract

 

MUIRU WILLIAM MAINA

 

Dr. E.W. Mutitu

Prof. D.M. Mukunya

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

ISOLATION OF SOIL ACTINOMYCETES, CHARACTERIZATION AND SCREENING OF THEIR ANTIBIOTICS AGAINST ECONOMICALLY IMPORTANT PLANT PATHOGENS Abstract

 

JAMES KARANJA MUHUHU

 

Prof. Kimani Waithaka

Dr. J.A. Chweya

 

Master of Science in Horticulture

 
INFLUENCE OF NITROGEN NUTRITION ON GROWTH, FLOWERING AND POST HARVEST QUALITY OF ALSTROEMERIA (Alstroemeria auratica) GROWN IN SAND CULTURE
 
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MWANCHA NYANG’AU OKIOMA

 

Dr. D.M. Mukunya

Dr. E.M. Gathuru

 

Master of Science in Crop Science

 

SOME ASPECTS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND CONTROL OF RICE YELLOW MOTTLE IN KENYA

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OKINYI E. BARAZA

 

Dr. R.W. Michieka

 

Master of Science in Crop Science

 

STUDIES ON MIXTURES OF COTTON (Gossypium hirsutum L.) AND BEANS (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO PLANTING ARRANGEMENT

Abstract

 

PHILIP OBARA OKEYO

 

Prof. V.K. Gupta

Dr. P.O. Ayiecho

 

Master of Science in Plant Breeding

 

ELECROPHORETIC VARIATION IN POTATO (Solanum tuberosum) CLONES SUSCEPTIBLE AND RESISTANT TO BACTERIAL WILT (Pseudomonas solanacearum

Abstract

 

ISAAC JOAB OTIENO OGOMBE

 

Prof. C.LM.M van Eijnatten

Dr. D.M. Mukunya

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

EFFECT OF PLANT DENSITY AND PHOSPHATE FERTILIZER ON THE GROWTH, FLOWER – AND POD ABSCISSION, YIELD AND YIELD COMPONENTS OF PIGEON PEAS (CAJANUS CAJAN (L.) MILLSP.).

Abstract

 

VITALIS KALOR OGEMAH

 

Prof. J.A. Chweya

Prof. J.K. Imungi

 

Master of Science in Horticulture

 

EFFECTS OF DIAMMONIUM PHOSPHATE AND POTASSIUM APPLICATION AND DEFLOWERING ON YIELD AND QUALITY OF COEPEA (Vigna unguiculate (L) Walp) LEAVES

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JAMES G. OGDRA

 

Dr. D.N. Ngugi

Dr. D.S.O Osiru

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

STUDIES ON COMPETITON BETWEEN WHEAT (TRICICUM AESTIVUM L. EM. THELL.) AND WILD OATS (AVENA SPP.).

Abstract

 

LEOPOLD JUMA OGALLO

 

Dr. D.M. Mukunya

Dr. E.M. Gathuru

 

Master of Science in Crop Science

 

NEMATODE SURVEY IN BUSIA AND BUNGOMA DISTRICTS AND THE RESPONSE OF THREE TOBACCO VARIETIES TO INFECTION BY MELOIDOGYNE SPP. ON CLAY AND SANDY SOILS UNDER FIELD AND POT PLANT STUDIES

Abstract

 

GEORGE WILLIS ODHIAMBO

 

Prof. D.M. Mukunya

Dr. E.M. Gathuru

 

Master of Science in Crop Science

 

ETIOLOGY AND EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ONION DOWNY MILDEW CAUSED BY Peronospora destructor (Berk) Casp. IN KENYA

Abstract

 

JOAN MELLEN A. ODERA

 

Prof. J.A. Chweya

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

EFFECT OF PHOSPHORUS AND NITROGEN APPLICATION AND INOCULATION ON GROWTH, NODULATION AND POD YIELD AND QUALITY OF FRENCH BEAN (Phaseolus bulgaris L.) PLANTS

Abstract

 

WINFRED ACHIENG ODENYO

 

Dr. P.O. Ayiecho

 

Master of Science in Plant Breeding

 

ADAPTABILITY STUDIES FOR SELECTED TRITICALE GENOTYPES GROWN IN MEDIUM AND LOW RAINFALL AREAS OF KENYA

Abstract

 

Julius Onyango Ochuodho

 

Prof. D.M. Mukunya

Dr. E.M. Gathuru

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

 

THE EFFECTS OF SEEDBORNE FUNGI ON THE QUALITY OF MAIZE GRAIN IN KENYA

Abstract

 

SILAS DANIEL OBUKOSIA

 

Prof. Kimani Waithaka

Prof. V.K. Gupta

 

Master of Science in Plant Breeding

 

IN VITRO EMBRYO CULTURE OF INTERSPECIFIC HYBRIDS BETWEEN THE KENYAN LINES OF PHASEOLUS VULGARIS L. AND PHASEOLUS ACUTIFOLIUS A. GRAY

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PATRICK ARAP SEUREI OLNG’OTIE

 

Dr. A.P. Tyagi

Dr. J.F.M. Onim

 

Master of Science in Plant Breeding

 

SCREENING FOR RESISTANCE TO BACTERIAL BLIGHT IN SELECTED VARIETIES OF UPLAND COTTON IN KENYA

Abstract

 

VITALIS OCHOLAR OLANG’O

 

Dr. R.W. Michieka

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

A COMPARISION OF DIFFERENT HERBICIDES IN BEAN (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) PRODUCTION UNDER TWO TILLAGE SYSTEMS

Abstract

 

JULIUS OMONDI NYABUNDI

 

Dr. D.N. Ngugi

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

A STUDY ON DROUGHT RESISTANCE IN PIGEON PEAS (Cajanus cajan L. Millsp.)

Abstract

 

JOHNSON B. NYANGERI

 

Dr. D.M. Mukunya

Dr. E.M. Gathuru

 

Master of Science in Crop Science

 

ECOLOGICAL FACTORS AFFECTING THE DISTRIBUTION OF PSEUDOMONAS SOLANACEARUM IN KENYA

Abstract

 

ROSE A. NYANGA

 

Dr. J.O. Nyabundi

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

EFFECT OF SPATIAL ARRANGEMENT AND NITROGEN LEVELS ON YIELD ON POTATOES AND BEANS GROWN AS INTERCROPS

Abstract

 

NJAMBERE EVANS NYAGA

 

Dr. A.W. Mwang’ombe

Dr. P.M. Kimani

Dr. G.M. Siboe

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

 

CHARACTERIZATION OF MYCOVELLOSIELLA PHASEOLI (DRUMMOND) DEIGHTON, THE CAUSAL AGENT OF FLOURY LEAF SPOT AND ASSESSMENT OF BEAN (PHASEOLUS VULGARIES L.) GENOTYPES FOR ITS RESISTANCE

Abstract

 

FRANCIS OBONGO NYACHAE

 

Dr. E.W.M. van Breukelen

Dr. V.K. Gupta

 

Master of Science in Agriculture

 

USE OF ELECTROPHORESIS AND ACIVITY OF PEROXIDASES IN SELECTION OF POTATO (SOLANUM TUBEROSUM) CLONES RESISTANT TO LATE BLIGHT (PHYTOPHTHORA INFESTANS)

Abstract

 

KARL WILSON NYABUNDI

 

Dr. J.O. Nyabundi

Dr. P.O. Ayiecho

Dr. N. Karanja

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

SESAME (Sesamum indicum L.) RESPONSE TO NITROGEN AND PHOSPHORUS FERTILIZERS AS INFLUENCED BY MYCORRHIZAL INFECTION

Abstract

 

NSHEMEREIRWE FREDERICA

 

Prof. D.N. Ngugi

Dr. C. Coulson

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

THE EFFCT OF ALTITUDE OF SEED PRODUCTION ON POTATO ‘SEED’ VIGOUR

Abstract

 

JOSEPH KORI NJUGUNA

 

Prof. James Chweya

Dr. Haile Kidanemariam

 

Master of Science in Horticulture

 

EFFECTS OF SEED TUBER STORAGE CONDITION AND DORMANCY BREAKING TREATMENTS ON GROWTH AND YIELD OF WARE POTATOES

Abstract

 

JOHN MBURU NJOROGE

 

Dr. D.N. Ngugi

Dr. D.R. Basiime

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

CHEMICAL WEED CONTROL INIRISH POTATOES (SOLANUM TUBEROSUM

Abstract

 

JEREMY JACKTON NJOKAH

 

 

 

Dr. A.M. Gurnah

Dr. D.N. Ngugi

 

Master of Science in Agriculture

 

THE EFFECT OF FERTILIZERS AND PLANT DENSITY ON PRODUCTIVITY OF PYRETHRUM CLONAL NURSERIES

Abstract

 

ROSE W. NJERU

 

Prof. D.M. Mukunya

Dr. E.M. Gathuru

 

Master of Science in Plant Pathology

 

ETIOLOGY AND CHEMICAL CONTROL OF CERCOSPORA LEAF SPOT OF THE ORNAMENTAL BELLS OF IRELAND (Molucella laevis)

 

Abstract

 

LYDIA WANJIRU NJERU

 

Dr. J.A. Chweya

Prof. Kimani Waithaka

 

Master of Science in Horticulture

 

INFLUENCE OF NITROGEN RATES AND STORAGE CONDITIONS ON QUALITY ND SHELF-LIFE OF FRENCH BEANS (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)

Abstract

 

WACHIRA NGUGI

 

Dr. Kimani Waithaka

 

Master of Science in Agronomy (Field Crops)

 

THE INFLUENCE OF DEFOLIATIONAND DEBLOSSOMING ON GROWTH AND RUNNER PRODUCTION IN STRAWBERRY (FRAGARIA ANANASSA DUTCH.) IN KENYA

Abstract

 

MICHAEL NJOROGE NGUGI

 

Prof. R.W. Michieka

 

Master of Science in Agronomy

 

THE EFFECT OF TILLAGE METHODS AND SUBSEQUENT WEED CONTROL ON MAIZE (Zea mays L.)

Abstract

 

JOHN NDUNG’U NJENGA

 

Dr. P.M. Kimani

 

Master of Science in Plant Breeding

 

COMBINING ABILITY AND HETEROSIS FOR YIELD AND YIELD COMPONENTS IN PEAS (Pisum sativum L.)

Abstract