Conferences, Workshops and Symposiums Papers References

1.        A J N Ndathi, E N Muthiani, J N Ndung’u, B P Ogillo, R K Kimitei, J K Manyeki, P N Katiku and W N Mnene, 2013 Feed resources and utilization strategies in selected pastoral and agropastoral communities in Kenya. Paper presented during ASARECA LFP end of project and scientific conference, 26th -29th November 2013, Peacock Hotel, Dar es Salam, Tanzania.[Abstract…]

2.      Katiku P N, Gachuiri CK and Mbugua P. N. 2012. Characterization of dairy cattle farming in Mbeere District of Eastern Kenya. Paper presented during APSK Scientific Symposium at Hills hotel, April 2012, Nyeri, Kenya.[Abstract…]

3.      Katiku P.N., Manyeki J.K., Nginyi J.M., Kimitei R.K., Amboga S.S., Ogillo B.P., Njau P., Mahagayu  C.M., Mnene W.N., Keya G.A., Kibet P.F. 2015. The status of smallholder sheep production in selected Arid and Semi-arid Areas of Narok County, Kenya. Paper presented during APSK Scientific Symposium at SarovaWhitesands Hotel, Mombasa, Kenya on, 21st to 23rd, April 2015.[Abstract…]

4.      Katiku PN, Gachuiri CK, Mbugua PN, and Kimitei R K 2013. The potential feed value, mode of utilization and constraints of feeding locally available feedstuffs in Mbeere District of Eastern Kenya. Paper presented during APSK Scientific Symposium at Golf hotel, Kakamega, Kenya on, 9th to 11th, April 2013.[Abstract…]

5.      Katiku PN, Ndathi AJN, Ogillo BP, Muthiani EN, Ndungu JN, Kimitei RK, Manyeki JK, Wambulwa LM, Bii JC, Kubasu DO and Mnene WN. 2013. Livestock herds management during droughts: Experiences of Pastoralists and Agropastoralists of Kenya. Paper presented during ASARECA LFP end of project and scientific conference, 26th -29th November 2013, Peacock Hotel, Dar es Salam, Tanzania.[Abstract…]

6.      Katiku, P. N., Gachuiri, C. K. and Mbugua, P. N. Bio-economics of stall managed dairy cattle feeding regimes in Mbeere District of Eastern Kenya.  Paper presented during the 13th KARI Biennial Scientific conference, 22nd to 26th, October 2012 at KARI HQs, Kaptagat Road, Loresho, Nairobi, Kenya.[Abstract…]

7.        Kimitei R.K and Korir B.K.2012. Beekeeping for rural livelihood:  Constraints and Opportunities in Kibwezi District, Kenya. Presented at the Multidisciplinary workshop held on 23rd to 24th Feb. 2012, at Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Lang’ata campus, Nairobi, Kenya. [Abstract…]

8.      Kirwa E.C.,Kubasu D., Mnene W.N., Kidake, Band Kimitei R. K.2012. Establishment of allelopathic effects in range grass species through pure germinating seed studies. Presented during the 13th KARI Biennial Scientific Conference held Oct. 2012 at KARI HQ. [Abstract…]

9.      Manyeki J.K., Mangistu D., Chengole M., Zewdu E., Tesfaye A., Mulinge W.N., Mnene W.N and Kaganda S. 2013. Livestock marketing and market information as a crisis mitigation strategy in pastoral areas of East and Central Africa. A paper presented in a Scientific Workshop on Enhancing the competiveness of the livestock and fisheries sub-sectors for improved livelihoods in Eastern and Central Africa. Transforming Agriculture for improved livelihoods. Association for Strengthening Agriculture Research in Eastern and Central Africa (ASARECA), Entebbe, Uganda. 352pp.[Abstract…]

10.    Muthiani E.N, Ndathi, A.J.N, Denis, K, Kimitei R.K, Tura, I. 2013. Fodder Value Chain: Challenges and Opportunities in Selected Pastoral and Agropastoral Communities in Kenya: Paper presented at the ASARECA Livestock and Fisheries Program (LFP) end of Programme Conference held in Dares salaam.[Abstract…]

11.    Muthiani E.N, Ogillo B.P, Mwaura J.M, Choge, S and Mnene W.N. 2013. Use and Source of Weather Information among the Somali and Turkana of Garissa and Turkana Counties, Kenya. Paper presented at the ASARECA Livestock and Fisheries Program (LFP) end of Programme Conference held in Dares salaam.[Abstract…]

12.    Muthiani E.N, Zewdu, E., Kaganda, S., Ogillo B.P, Mnene W.N, Hussein, N. And Adane D. 2013. Traditional indicators of weather: Their evolution and efficiency in the face of changing climate in pastoral and agro-pastoral area of the ECA. In:  Ndikumana, J. Mubiru S., Zziwa E., and Tenywa J.S (eds). Enhancing the Competitiveness of the Livestock and Fisheries Subsectors for Improved Livelihoods in Eastern and Central Africa.  Association for Strengthening Agricultural research in Eastern and Central Africa, Entebbe, Uganda. 352 pp.[Abstract…]

13.    Ndathi A.J.N, Moses M Nyangito, Nashon K R Musimba and Barnabas N Mitaru 2012.  Feed intake by stall fed Small East African Zebu cattle fed on rations from indigenous feed materials in Kibwezi district Kenya.   Paper presented at APSK Symposium held on April 2012 in Nyeri.[Abstract…]

14.  P.N. Katiku, R.K. Kimitei, B.K. Korir, T.K. Muasya, B.P. Ogillo, L.M. Wambulwa and S.K. Karimi. 2015. Small Ruminant Value Chain: Assessment of the functionality of chain actors in pastoral and agro pastoral systems in semi-arid areas of southern Kenya.  Paper presented during the National Commission for Science Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI) Science week held at the University of Nairobi Central Catering Unit, Nairobi, Kenya, 11th to 15th, May 2015.[Abstract…]

15.  R. K. Kimitei and B.K. Korir. 2012.Beekeeping for Rural Livelihood:  Constraints and Opportunities in Kibwezi District, Kenya. Presented at the Multidisciplinary workshop held on 23rd to 24th Feb. 2012, at Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Lang’ata campus, Nairobi, Kenya.[Abstract…]

16.     R.K. Kimitei and B.K. Korir. Improving the incomes of agro-pastoralists through beekeeping: Case study of Makueni County.  Paper Presented in the Animal Production Society of Kenya (APSK) symposium, held on 11th – 13th April 2012, Nyeri, Kenya.[Abstract…]

17.    R.K. Kimitei and BK. Korir.Indigenous Beekeeping for Sustainable Beekeeping Development: A Case Study in Kibwezi District, Kenya. Paper presented at the National Council of Science and Technology Conference held on 7th – 11th May 2012 at KICC, Nairobi, Kenya.[Abstract…]

18.  R.K. Kimitei and P.N. Katiku 2014. Resilience and Impact of HIV/AIDS among the Nomadic Pastoral Communities in Kenya. Paper presented at the 1st IGAD international scientific conference on health, held at UNECA conference Centre, Addis Ababa, 3rd to 6th Dec, 2014, Ethiopia. [Abstract…]

19.  R.K. Kimitei and P.N. Katiku 2012. Livelihood, Natural Resource Scarcity and Conflicts in Kenya.  Paper presented at the conference organized by African Research and Resource Forum (ARRF) ‘Harnessing Policy Research for Sustainable Regional Integration in the Eastern Africa’, 26th to 28th November, 2012, Kibo Palace Hotel, Arusha, Tanzania.[Abstract…]

20.  W. Ngoyawu Mnene, Bryan P. Ogillo, Evelyn C. Kirwa and David M. Mwangi. 2015. A comparison of Morphological Characteristics of suitable range grass species. Paper presented during APSK Scientific Symposium at Sarova Whitesands Hotel, Mombasa, Kenya on, 21st to 23rd, April 2015.[Abstract…]