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close this bookDirectory of Agricultural Research Projects in Uganda (ARIS, 1998, 388 p.)
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Goats

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Local Record Number

: UG8900040

Status

: T

Project Code

: UG0302020006

Starting Date

: 198512

Duration

: 60

Termination Date

: 199101

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 198911

Title

: Reproduction in the local Ugandan goat.

Objectives

: To characterise the morphological, histological and ultrastructural features of the reproductive organs of the goat from embryonic stages to puberty.

Publications..

: Publ. (En)

Category (Primary)

: L53



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOATS; REPRODUCTIVE ORGANS; UGANDA



Institution Name

: Makerere University. Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. Department of Veterinary Anatomy

Institution Address

: PO Box 7062, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Opio, J.E.; Birth: ‘44; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ANIMAL ANATOMY

Co-worker 1

: Weyrauch, K.D.; Nation.: DE


Speciality

: ANIMAL ANATOMY

Co-worker 2

: Amongi, T.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ANIMAL ANATOMY

Notes

: Research materials were examined by using an electron microscope at The Institute of Veterinary Anatomy. Berlin. West Germany

Cooperating Inst. 1.

: Institute of Veterinary Anatomy


Address

: Koserstrabe 20, D-1000 Berlin 33 (West)

Type of research

: B

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Local Record Number

: UG9300176

Status

: T

Project Code

: UG0302070017

Starting Date

: 199119

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199302

Title

: Effects of selected feed supplements on growth rate and carcass value of Mubende goats.

Objectives

: To determine the relationship between growth rate, carcass quality, intake and quality of selected supplementary feeds; study nutritional values of selected feeds and basal diets for Mubende goats.

Category (Primary)

: L51

Category (Secondary)

: L02

Category (Tertiary)

: L01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOATS; FEED SUPPLEMENTS; RATIONS; FEED INTAKE; GROWTH RATE; CARCASS COMPOSITION; NUTRITIVE VALUE; EVALUATION



Indexing (Local)


: MUBENDE GOATS



Institution Name

: Makerere University. Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. Department of Veterinary Physiological Sciences

Institution Address

: PO Box 7062, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Okello-Lapenga, K.; Birth: ‘49; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ANIMAL NUTRITION

Co-worker 1

: Ebong, C.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ANIMAL NUTRITION

Co-worker 2

: Opuda-Asibo, J.; Birth:’51; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PUBLIC HEALTH

Annual Budget

: DM 10000

Budget - Salaries

: DM: 6000; Budget-Equipment: DM: 10000;


Other Cost.

: DM: 4000

Source of funds

: GTZ

Specialized equipment

: Kjeldahl Micro Digestion unit; Distilling apparatus; Soxhelet Extraction complete with Dimrofh condenser, Filtering device with suction flask

Methodology & Results

: Supplementary feeds given to goats divided into five treatment groups in a completely random design. Growth rates are measured as well as carcass values. Expectation better performance in goats given supplementary feeds

Document Availability

: Effects of banana peels, maize bran, cotton seedcake and Leucaena fed as supplement to elephant grass on nutrient metabolism and growth in Mubende goats (not yet published)

Type of research

: B

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Local Record Number

: UG9300186

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0302060018

Starting Date

: 199306

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199302

Title

: Small ruminant trypanosomiasis influence of breed and nutrition on pathogenesis and chemoprophylaxis.

Objectives

: To identify trypano-tolerant small ruminants and to study how nutrition influences the duration of chemoprophylaxis.

Category (Primary)

: L73



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOATS; SHEEP; TRYPANOSOMIASIS; ANIMAL NUTRITION; CHEMOPROPHYLAXIS; PATHOGENESIS; DISEASE RESISTANCE



Institution Name

: Makerere University. Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. Department of Medicine

Institution Address

: PO Box 7062, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Katunguka-Rwakishaya,; Birth: ‘55; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: VETERINARY MEDICINE

Source of funds

: Welcome Trust

Methodology & Results

: Chinical haematological and Chinicel Pathological Methods, Methods to assess depires of parasilactrice

Document Availability

: None Yet

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Local Record Number

: UG9600443

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0503000060

Starting Date

: 199408

Duration

: 60

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199611

Title

: Improvement of indigenous goat.

Objectives

: To improve meat production of indigenous goats through selection and cross breeding for high meat productivity.

Category (Primary)

: L10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOATS; CROSSBREEDING; SELECTION; GOAT MEAT



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. Serere Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Oluka, J.; Birth: ‘57; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ANIMAL PRODUCTION

Co-worker 1

: Kiwuwa, G.H.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ANIMAL BREEDING


Affiliation

: Makerere Univ. faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, dept. of Animal Science, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Co-worker 2

: Ebong, C.; Birth: ‘55; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ANIMAL NUTRITION


Affiliation

: Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Co-worker 3

: Kironde-Kibuka, M.; Birth: ‘63; Nation.: UG:


Speciality

: GRASSLAND MANAGEMENT

Programme name

: Animal Production Research Production

Type of research

: B

00490 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600486

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0506000031

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199612

Title

: Pre-production survey of major goat and sheep diseases.

Objectives

: To establish the current status of diseases affecting goat reduction.

Category (Primary)

: L73



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOATS; SHEEP; ANIMAL DISEASES; DISEASE SURVEYS



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. Livestock Health research Institute

Institution Address

: PO Box 96, TORORO (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Okuna, N.M.; Birth: ‘44; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PROTOZOOLOY

Co-worker 1

: Twinamasiko, E.K.; Birth: ‘53; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: MICROBIOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Kakaire, D.; Birth: ‘49; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: VETERINARY MEDICINE

Co-worker 3

: Katabazi, K.B.; Birth: ‘44; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PARASITOLOGY

Co-worker 4

: Magona, J.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: VETERINARY MEDICINE

Programme name

: Small Ruminants Improvement (Goats and Sheep)

Source of funds

: Uganda Government/World Bank

Type of research

: F

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Local Record Number

: UG9600487

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0506000032

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199612

Title

: Epidemiology and impact of animal trypanosomiasis on goat and sheep productivity in different tsetse habitats of Uganda.

Objectives

: To quantify the productivity of small ruminants under different farming systems in tsetse infested areas; create and stimulate community participation in trypanosomiasis control in small ruminants and formulate appropriate control strategies.

Category (Primary)

: L73



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOATS; SHEEP; TRYPANOSOMIASIS; EPIDEMIOLOGY; DISEASE CONTROL; RURAL COMMUNITIES; UGANDA



Indexing (Local)


: TSETSE FLIES



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. Livestock Health research Institute

Institution Address

: PO Box 96, TORORO (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Okuna, N.M.; Birth: ‘44; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PROTOZOOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Katabazi, K.B.; Birth: ‘44; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PARASITOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Magona, J.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: VETERINARY MEDICINE

Programme name

: Small Ruminants Improvement (Goats and Sheep)

Source of funds

: Uganda Government/World Bank

Type of research

: B

00492 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600488

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0506000033

Starting Date

: 199504

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199612

Title

: The epidemiology and control of gastro-intestinal nematode infection in goat ranches.

Objectives

: To determine the prevalence, generic composition and intensity of GIT nematode infections in relation to the age of goats, grazing systems and seasons; determine sequence of changes in both levels and generic composition.

Category (Primary)

: L73



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOATS; HELMINTHS; NEMATODE INFECTIONS; EPIDEMIOLOGY; MORBIDITY; AGE; GRAZING SYSTEMS



Indexing (Local)


: GASTRO-INTESTINAL NEMATODES



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. Livestock Health research Institute

Institution Address

: PO Box 96, TORORO (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Kakaire, D.; Birth: ‘49; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: VETERINARY MEDICINE

Programme name

: Small Ruminants Improvement (Goats and Sheep)

Source of funds

: Uganda Government/World Bank

Type of research

: F

00704 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9800700

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0506000055

Starting Date

: 199700

Duration

:?

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199808

Title

: Improvement of reproductive efficiency in intensively reared goats.

Objectives

: To study the causes of poor reproductive efficiency in small ruminants; develop strategies for improving reproductive efficiency.

Category (Primary)

: L01

Category (Secondary)

: E10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOATS; RUMINANTS; LIVESTOCK; LIVESTOCK MANAGEMENT; REPRODUCTION; REPRODUCTION CONTROL; REPRODUCTIVE PERFORMANCE



Indexing (Local)


: UGANDA



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Livestock Health Research Institute.

Institution Address

: P.O BOX 96, Tororo (Uganda).