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

00352 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600348

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000053

Starting Date

: 198901

Duration

: XX

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Varietal improvement.

Objectives

: To develop improved varieties of sweet potatoes through germplasm evaluation and breeding.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; GERMPLASM; PLANT BREEDING; GERMPLASM CONSERVATION



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Mwanga, R.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Sebuliba, R.; Birth: ‘61; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 2

: Ocitti p’Obwoya, C.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 3

: Odongo, B.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 4

: Carey, T.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00353 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600349

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000054

Starting Date

: 199504

Duration

: 27

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199603

Title

: Evaluation of promising sweet potato genotypes under different environment.

Objectives

: To evaluate promising clones of varieties under different agroecological zones; identify superior clones for on-farm testing.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; VARIETY TRIALS; CLONES; ON FARM RESEARCH



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Ocitti p’Obwoya, C.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Sebuliba, R.; Birth: ‘61; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 2

: Carey, T.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 3

: Odongo, B.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00354 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600350

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000055

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 27

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199603

Title

: Evaluation of promising sweet potato genotypes in high altitude.

Objective

: To evaluate promising clones under high altitude conditions and identify superior clones for on-farm testing.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; VARIETY TRIALS; CLONES; ON FARM RESEARCH; HIGHLANDS



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Ssebuliba, R.N.; Birth: ‘61; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Mwanga, R.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 2

: Ocitti p’Obwoya, C.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00355 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600351

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000056

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 66

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199603

Title

: Screening of sweet potato lines for Sweet potato weevil resistance.

Objectives resistance.

: To screen and develop sweet potato lines for sweet potato weevil

Category (Primary)

: F30

Category (Secondary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; PROGENY TESTING; PEST RESISTANCE



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Odongo, B.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Mwanga, R.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 2

: Smit, N.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 3

: Carey, T.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00356 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600352

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000057

Starting Date

: 199410

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199603

Title

: On-farm sweet potato variety trial.

Objectives

: To identify new high yielding pests and disease tolerant sweet potato varieties under farmers conditions.

Category (Primary)

: F01

Category (Secondary)

: C20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; VARIETY TRIALS; ON FARM RESEARCH; YIELDS; PEST RESISTANCE; DISEASE RESISTANCE



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Ocitti p’Obwoya, C.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00357 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600352

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000058

Starting Date

: 199403

Duration

: XX

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Integrated pest management.

Objectives

: To develop safe and cost effective integrated pest management systems for controlling major pests of sweet potatoes.

Category (Primary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT; PEST CONTROL



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Gibson, R.; Nation.: GB


Speciality

: VIROLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Odongo, B.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Sengooba, T.N.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 3

: Smit, N.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00358 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600354

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000059

Starting Date

: 199409

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of information

: 199605

Title

: Studies on sweet potato virus and virus free planting materials.

Objectives

: Identify common sweet potato viruses in Uganda, assess the benefits of virus free planting materials.

Category (Primary)

: H20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; CLONES; PROPAGATION MATERIALS; VIRUSES; IDENTIFICATION



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Gibson, R.; Nation.: GB


Speciality

: VIROLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Sengooba, T.N.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Odongo, B.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00359 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600355

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000060

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 42

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Monitoring potato tuber moth with sex pheromone.

Objectives

: Identify, formulate and test singly or cocktail pheromones for sweet potato weevil and assess the effectiveness of different pheromone trap sizes and shape for sweet potato weevil monitoring.

Category (Primary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; PEST CONTROL; CYLAS; SEX PHEROMONES; PHEROMONE TRAPS



Indexing (Local)


: SWEET POTATO MOTH; SWEET POTATO WEEVIL



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Odongo, B.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Smit, N.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00360 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600356

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000061

Starting Date

: 199505

Duration

: 54

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Testing Beauveria bassiana as a biological control agent for sweet potato weevil.

Objectives

: To test the biological efficacy of Beauveria bassiana for the management of sweet potato weevil in the laboratory and field.

Category (Primary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; BIOLOGICAL CONTROL; CYLAS; BEAUVERIA BASSIANA



Indexing (Local)


: SWEET POTATO WEEVIL



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Odongo, B.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Smit, N.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00361 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600357

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000062

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 66

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Identification of appropriate planting date to reduce sweet potato weevil infestation.

Objectives

: To identify the best planting time for reduced sweet potato infestation by sweet potato weevil.

Category (Primary)

: H10

Category (Secondary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; TIMING; PLANTING DATE; PEST CONTROL; CYLAS



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Odongo, B.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Smit, N.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Ocitti ‘p Obwoya, C.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00362 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600358

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000063

Starting Date

: 199401

Duration

: 60

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Cultural management.

Objectives

: To assemble and develop improved management practices for improving sweet potato production.

Category (Primary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; CROP MANAGEMENT; CULTURAL CONTROL; CULTURAL METHODS; YIELDS



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Ocitti ‘p Obwoya, C.; Birth: ‘S4; Nation.: UF


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00363 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600359

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000064

Starting Date

: 199603

Duration

: 12

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Studies on sweet potato and maize cropping system.

Objectives

: To determine the growth and yield response of sweet potato and maize in a sweet potato maize association, determine the optimum maize plant population and appropriate sweet potato spatial arrangement.

Category (Primary)

: F08



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; ZEA MAYS; INTERCROPPING; PLANT POPULATION; SPACING; PLANT RESPONSE; GROWTH; YIELDS



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Ocitti ‘p Obwoya, C.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Turyamureeba, G.M.; Birth: ‘57; Nation.: UG:


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 2

: Odongo, B.O.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 3

: Kikafunda, J.T.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PHYSIOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00364 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600360

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000065

Starting Date

: 199605

Duration

: 12

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Impact assessment of improved sweet potato production technologies in four districts of Uganda: Mukono, Luwero, Mpigi and Tororo.

Objectives

: To assess and understand the effect of sweet potato technology on the welfare and quality of life of farm households and generate information to improve the efficiency of research and extension activities.

Category (Primary)

: E14

Category (Secondary)

: C20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: IPOMOEA BATATAS; EVALUATION; PLANT PRODUCTION; TECHNOLOGY; RURAL AREAS; FARMERS



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organisation. Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute.

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Mugisha, M.M.; Birth: ‘65; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Co-worker 1

: Ocitti ‘p Obwoya, C.; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 2

: Turyamureeba, G.M.; Birth: ‘57; Nation.: UG:


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F