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

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Local Record Number

: UG9300199

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0503000002

Starting Date

: 1993?

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199307

Title

: Integrated pest Management of Cotton pests.

Objectives

: Establish pest complex; screen cotton germplasm for resistance to cotton pests and new chemicals for efficacy, environmental safety and farmers acceptability; test agronomic techniques and formulate integrated pest management control measures.

Category (Primary)

: H10

Category (Secondary)

: F30

Category (Tertiary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM; GERMPLASM; PESTICIDES; TESTING; INTEGRATED CONTROL; AGRONOMY; ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT; PEST RESISTANCE



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Epieru, G.; Birth: ‘48; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Takan, J.P.; Birth: ‘65; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Programme name

: Cotton Improvement Programme

Source of funds

: IFAD/Government of Uganda

Staffing Detail.

: 2 Scientists, 2 Technicians, 6 Field Assistants, 5 Labourers

Specialized equipment

: Microscope, Insectary, Computer, Video Equipment, Light Trap

Methodology & Results

: 1. Scouting Techniques; 2. Screening of Germplasm for resistance to pests; 3 Screening of Candidate pesticides; 4. Application of a sronomic practices to control pests Formulation of Appropriate IPM Control Measures

Document Availability

: Annual Reports

Type of research

: B

00203 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9300200

Status

: C

Project Code

: UG0503000003

Starting Date

: 1930?

Duration

: XX

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199306

Title

development of improved SATU cotton varieties.

Objectives

: To develop: high lint yield; good fibre length, micronaire value and yarn appearance; resistance to pests and diseases; appropriate production packages and maintain cotton seed wave.

Category (Primary)

: F30

Category (Secondary)

: F01

Category (Tertiary)

: F03



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM; PLANT BREEDING; AGRONOMY; SEED TESTING; HIGH YIELDING VARIETIES; COTTON; PEST RESISTANCE; DISEASE RESISTANCE; TECHNICAL PROPERTIES; APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY



Indexing (Local)


: SATU



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Areke, T.E.; Birth: ‘49; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Epieru, G.; Birth: ‘48; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Elobu, P.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 3

: Odeke, W.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 4

: Takan, J.P.; Birth: ‘65; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Programme name

: Cotton Improvement Programme

Source of funds

: Government of Uganda

Tech. Support Staff.

: 3.0;


Field staff..

: 9.0

Specialized equipment

: Cotton Gins, Computer, Spinning Tests (through L.M.B and shirtey institute, London)

Methodology & Results

: Introductions, Evaluation, Crossing and Selection for high lint field, good spinning and fibre quality and resistance to insect pests and diseases

Document Availability

: Institute Annual Reports

Type of research

: B

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Local Record Number

: UG9300215

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0503000009

Starting Date

: 1992?

Duration

: 72

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199308

Title

: The influence of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium fertilizers on the yield. Lint and seed characteristics of cotton.

Objectives

: To investigate the effects of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium application on growth, yield, cotton Lint and cotton seed.

Category (Primary)

: F04

Category (Secondary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM; NPK FERTILIZERS; PLANT RESPONSE; YIELDS; COTTON; COTTONSEED; TECHNICAL PROPERTIES; QUALITY



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Olani, N.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: SOIL SCIENCES

Programme name

: Cotton Improvement Programme

Source of funds

: Government of Uganda

Specialized equipment

: Not available but needed for soil and plant analysis

Methodology & Results

: Randomised complete Block Design with 8 treatments replicated three times. Treatments consist of control, N, P, K, NP, NK, PK and NPK. N at 55 kg N/ha, P at 25 kg P2 05/ha and K at 65 kg K2 0/ha Pand K applied at planting and N applied after thinning. Growth, Yield, and lint and seed characteristics to be studied

Document Availability

: Annual Report

Type of research

: B

00449 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600445

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0503000062

Starting Date

: 199305

Duration

: 60

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199611

Title

: Cotton breeding constraints.

Objectives

: To develop high yielding varieties with lint quality and resistance to major pests through germplasm evaluation and breeding.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM; GERMPLASM; EVALUATION; PLANT BREEDING; HIGH YIELDING VARIETIES; PEST RESISTANCE; COTTON; QUALITY



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Takan, J.P.; Birth: ‘65; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Serunjogi, L.K.; Birth: ‘48; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 2

: Areke, T.E.; Birth: ‘49; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 3

: Akello, B.; Birth: ‘68; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Programme name

: Cotton Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00450 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600446

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0503000063

Starting Date

: 199405

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199611

Title

: BPA and SATU cotton comparative yield trials.

Objectives

: To evaluate BPA and SATU varieties and their derivatives under the two cotton growing agro-ecological conditions and identify the genotypes which could be used as single variety foe both areas.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM; VARIETY TRIALS; AGROCLIMATIC ZONES



Indexing (Local)


: BPA; SATU



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Areke, T.E.; Birth: ‘49; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Serunjogi, L.K.; Birth: ‘48; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Programme name

: Cotton Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

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Local Record Number

: UG9600447

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0503000064

Starting Date

: 199305

Duration

: XX

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199611

Title

: Breeder foundation cotton seed production.

Objectives

: To produce breeder and foundation seed.

Category (Primary)

: F03



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM; SEED PRODUCTION



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Serunjogi, L.K.; Birth: ‘48; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Areke, T.E.; Birth: ‘49; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Programme name

: Cotton Improvement Programme

Type of research

: B

00452 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600448

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0503000065

Starting Date

: 199303

Duration

: 60

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199612

Title

: Cultural management of cotton and intercropping studies with food crops.

Objectives

: To determine suitable intercropping systems and crop management practices for improving cotton production.

Category (Primary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM; FOOD CROPS; INTERCROPPING; CROP MANAGEMENT; CULTURAL CONTROL; CROPPING SYSTEMS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Olani, N.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: SOIL SCIENCES

Co-worker 1

: Elobu, P.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Cotton Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00453 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600449

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0503000066

Starting Date

: 199303

Duration

: 60

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199611

Title

: Spacing trials with new cotton varieties.

Objectives

: To determine inter and intra row spacing for optimum plant population per unit area for higher yield and quality.

Category (Primary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM; SPACING; YIELDS; COTTON; QUALITY



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Elobu, P.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Cotton Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00454 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600450

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0503000067

Starting Date

: 199303

Duration

: 60

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199611

Title

: Studies on date of planting with new cotton

Objectives

: To determine the optimum time of planting of new cotton varieties for higher yield and quality

Category (Primary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM; PLANTING DATE; TIMING; YIELDS; COTTON; QUALITY



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 192, SOROTI (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Elobu, P.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Cotton Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F