Department of Crop Production and Management

Department of Crop Production and Management

 

Recent Submissions

  • Kasozi, Keneth Iceland; Otim, Eric Oloya; Ninsiima, Herbert Izo; Zirintunda, Gerald; Tamale, Andrew; Ekou, Justin; Musoke, Grace Henry; Muyinda, Robert; Matama, Kevin; Mujinya, Regan; Matovu, Henry; Ssempijja, Fred (Busitema University ; SAGE., 2021)
    Background: Environmental contamination with elevated levels of copper (Cu), cobalt (Co), iron (Fe), zinc (Zn), lead (Pb), chromium (Cr6þ), cadmium (Cd), and nickel (Ni)—all states of which are found in Uganda—raises health ...
  • Nyamaizi, S. M.; Tumuhairwe, J. B.; Amayo, R.; Tumuhe, C. L.; Tereka, E.; Nabirye, D. L.; Obaa, B. B. (Busitema University ; Scientific Research Publishing., 2020-09-29)
    Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) is an important legume crop in the tropics and subtropical regions of the world. It is mainly grown for its leaves and grains, and to a lesser extent as a fodder crop. Cowpea is considered as the ...
  • Beesigamukama, Dennis; Mochoge, Benson; Korir, Nicholas; Musyoka, Martha W.; Fiaboe, Komi K. M.; Nakimbugwe, Dorothy; Khamis, Fathiya M.; Subramanian, Sevgan; Dubois, Thomas; Ekesi, Sunday; Tanga, Chrysantus M. (Busitema University ; MDPI, 2020-09-15)
    The use of black soldier fly frass fertilizer (BSFFF) is being promoted globally. However, information on nitrogen (N) fertilizer equivalence (NFE) value and synchrony of N mineralization for crop production remains largely ...
  • Beesigamukama, Dennis; Mochoge, Benson; Korir, Nicholas K.; Fiaboe, Komi K. M.; Nakimbugwe, Dorothy; Khamis, Fathiya M.; Dubois, Thomas; Subramanian, Sevgan; Wangu, Musyoka M.; Ekesi, Sunday; Tanga, Chrysantus M. (Busitema University ; Plos One., 2020-08-27)
    Black soldier fly (BSF) (Hermetia illucens L.) is one of the most efficient bio-waste recyclers. Although, waste substrate amendments with biochar or gypsum during composting process are known to enhance nutrient retention, ...
  • Munu, Nicholas; Banadda, Noble; Kiggundu, Nicholas; Zziwa, Ahamada; Kabenge, Isa; Seay, Jeffrey; Kambugu, Robert; Wanyama, Joshua; Schmidtf, Albrecht (Elsevier Ltd., 2021)
    Development of local technologies is crucial to the sustainable energy agenda in resource-limited countries and the world. Strengthening local green technologies and promoting local utilization will reduce carbon emissions ...
  • Benin, Samuel; Nkonya, Ephraim; Okecho, Geresom; Randriamamonjy, Josée; Kato, Edward; Lubadde, Geofrey; Kyotalimye, Miriam; Byekwaso, Francis (International Food Policy Research Institute, 2011)
    The importance of agricultural extension in agricultural and rural development is widely known, so it is not surprising that agricultural extension has attracted substantial investment of public resources since the 1950s, ...