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2019 Agriculture Week
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2019 Agriculture Week
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2019 Agriculture Week
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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 PROJECT PARTICIPATION IN RUFORUM CONFERENCE
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.

Dr. Catherine Muui

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Position: Lecturer
Department: Agricultural Science and Technology
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844 Nairobi 00100

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Area of Specialization

  • Agronomy; Seed Science; Plant breeding


Research Interests

  • Germplasm conservation, crop improvement, Agronomic aspects affecting crop, Production, Seed science and technology

Conference Presentations

  • P.G. Kabui, C.W. Muui and W.M. Thagana Efficacy of a local and commercial rooting powder on roses. Nairobi, Kenya 1st- 5th December, 2014
  • Gohole, L.S., Muasya, R.M. and Muui, C.W. Varietal preferences and production of cowpea vegetable in western kenya Eldoret, Kenya 2006
  • C. W. Muui, R. M.Muasya, N. K. Rao, V. E. Anjichi and L.S. Gohole Effect of temperature and relative humidity on maize pollen longevity Kampala, Uganda 5-9 December 2005
  • Muui, C.W., Muasya, R. M. and D. T. Kirubi Promoting sorghum production and use through improved seed production technologies for food security in eastern Kenya Nairobi, Kenya 2010

Research

  • Catherine Muui 2010-2015 Identification and characterization of Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench landraces and improvement of on- farm seed production in eastern Kenya
  • 2006-2007 Cowpea morphological characterization and farmers’ preference selection in western Kenya
  • 2004-2005 Overcoming Seed Dormancy in Cleome gynadra L. to improve germination
  • 2004-2006 Modeling gene flow to assess risk to biodiversity in traditional cropping systemsof maize in western Kenya
  • 2000-2004 Chickpea (Cicer arietinum) selection for adaptation to the environmental conditions of Kenya’s Northwestern highland
  • 2000-2004 Selection of Chickpea (Cicer arietinum) for adaptation to Kenya’s highlands
  • 2000-2004 Determining the effects of seed type, seed treatment and Rhizobium inoculation on emergence, growth, yield and seed size of Chickpea (Cicer arietinum)
  • 1998-2000 Crop physiological analysis of seed quality variation in common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)

 

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