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2019 Agriculture Week
2019 Agriculture Week
2019 Agriculture Week
Penergetic Company during a visit to the school
The Dean Prof Bernard Njehia, Dr. Nicholas Korir and MSc student Kibet with a team from Penergetic Company during a visit to the school. Penergetic is a manufacturer of plant and animal growth boosters and their products are marketed worldwide. SAED is drafting an MoU with Penergetic to help the company penetrate and increase its presence in Kenya's agricultural sector. The company has committed herself to walk with SAED in the development of dryland agriculture at our Kitui Campus. The company will also support MSc students to conduct research in dryland agriculture
KU-OSHO Chemicals collaboration project exhibition during the RUFORUM conference 2018. Six SAED students conducting research under the project also presented posters under the leadership of the projects Principal Investigator,Prof. Waceke Wanjohi (Fourth from Left).
SAED’s Ph.D graduate during the 44 th K.U Graduation
Principal Secretary, State Department for University Education and Research, Prof. Collette A. Suda , Chancellor of Kenyatta University (KU) Dr. Benson Wairegi and the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Paul Wainaina congratulates one of the SAED’s Ph.D graduands during the 44 th K.U graduation ceremony on 3 rd , August, 2018
Ms. Monicah Ndung'u AST Department at Scent Istvan University &other KU Students-Hungary
Ms. Monicah Wangeci Ndung’u (right) , a third year BSc. Agriculture student at the School of Agriculture Enterprise & Development in a company of two other Students from Kenyatta University who attended a 3 months (March –May ,2018) Erasmas Exchange Program at Scent Istavan University, Hungary.

Prof. Waceke Wanjohi

Postion: Professor
Department: Agricultural Science and Technology
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844 Nairobi 00100
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A university Professor with immense knowledge in plant nematology and extensive experience in research, teaching, networking and graduate training. Highly dedicated to improving crop production in smallholder farming systems in sub-Saharan Africa and increasing Africa’s competitiveness in the global arena.
Research Interest
  • Sustainable Management of plant nematode pests (root knot and lesion nematodes) in subsistence farming systems
  • Characterization of nematodes pests of vegetables.
  • Capacity building in plant nematology in the regions Both human and infrastructural at all levels
Conferences attended
  • 1st PACN Congress on Agricultural Productivity, 20 – 23 Nov. 2011; Accra, Ghana
  • Falling Walls Conference – The International Conference on Future Breakthroughs in Science and Society, 8- 9 Nov. 2011; Berlin, Germany
  • 10th African Crop Science Society conference, 10- 13 Oct 2011; Maputo, Mozambique
  • Agro-2011 Inaugural Biennial Conference; 26- 28 Sept 2011 Nairobi Kenya
  • 4th Commonwealth Association for Public Administration and Management (CAPAM) 24 – 26: May 2011. Nairobi, Kenya
  • 20th Symposium Nematology Society of Southern Africa; 16-18 May 2011, Stellenbosch South Africa
  • UniBRAIN in Agribusiness and Innovation Fair; 26-27 Nov 2010; Nairobi Kenya
  • 12th KARI Biennial Conference; 8- 12 Nov 2010; Nairobi Kenya
  • 49th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nematologists; 11- 14 July 2010; Idaho, USA
  • University management Working Retreat; 2- 6th Dec 2009; Mombasa, Kenya
  • Sixth Global Consortium of Higher Education and Research for Agriculture (GCHERA) on Food, Health and Energy: Challenges of sustainable agriculture, 23-27 Nov 2009; Nairobi Kenya
  • Kenya National Academy of Sciences Regional conference on “Evidence Based Advice to Policy” 27 – 28th June 2008 Nairobi Kenya
  • 19th symposium of the Nematological Society of Southern Africa 17 – 21 May 2009; Hazy view, South Africa

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