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

00058 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9000058

Status

: D

Project Code

: UG0501000024

Starting Date

: 199003

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 198911

Title

: The effect of cropping system and regimes on the predator populations of the cassava green spider mite in Uganda.

Objectives

: To study the population dynamics of the predators under various cropping systems.

Category (Primary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; CROPPING SYSTEMS; (GREEN SPIDER MITE); PREDACIOUS MITES; POPULATION DYNAMICS; UGANDA



Indexing(Proposed)


GREEN SPIDER MITE



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. Kawanda Agricultural Research Institute

Institution Address

: PO Box 7065, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Karamura, E.B.; Birth: ‘53; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Wrensch D.L.; Birth: ‘45; Nation.: US

Speciality

: POPULATION DYNAMICS

Co-worker 2

: Tukahirwa, E.M.; Birth: ‘47; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: NATURAL RESOURCES

Notes

: Collaborating Institutions: Makerere University Institute of Environment and Natural Resources and The Department of Entomology, Ohio State University. USA

Type of research

: F

00077 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9100077

Status

: T

Project Code

: UG0502000006

Starting Date

: 198901

Duration

: 12

Termination Date

: 199012

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 198911

Title

: Influence of soil plant nutrients on the spread or suppression of cassava mosaic disease

Objectives

: To investigate the out come of adding nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium fertilizers at different rates on the spread or suppression of cassava mosaic disease.

Category (Primary)

: H20

Category (Secondary)

: F04

Category (Tertiary)

: F61



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; NPK FERTILIZERS; PLANT RESPONSE; PLANT NUTRITION; (CASSAVA MOSAIC DISEASE); DISEASE CONTROL



Indexing(Proposed)


CASSAVA MOSAIC DISEASE



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 7084, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Eyedu, S.J.M.; Birth: ‘42; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: SOIL SCIENCES

Type of research

: F

00193 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9300190

Status

: T

Project Code

: UG0502000009

Starting Date

: 198405

Duration

: 84

Termination Date

: 199106

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199304

Title

: Root crops Uganda: Phase one.

Objectives

: To develop improved varieties and husbandry practices acceptable to farmers, consumers of cassava, sweet potatoes; to assess production methods and constraints, varieties resistant to pests and diseases.

Category (Primary)

: F30

Category (Secondary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; IPOMOEA BATATAS; PLANT BREEDING; CULTIVATION; CROP MANAGEMENT; DISEASE RESISTANCE; PEST RESISTANCE



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 7084, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘SO; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Annual Budget

: (CAD 829780, 84/91)

Source of funds

: International Development Research Centre

Type of research

: B

00194 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9300191

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000010

Starting Date

: 199104

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199304

Title

: Root crops Uganda: Phase two.

Objectives

: To develop improved varieties and husbandry practices and produce clean, disease fee materials for distribution to farmers.

Category (Primary)

: F30

Category (Secondary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; IPOMOEA BATATAS; PLANT BREEDING; CROP MANAGEMENT; APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 7084, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Annual Budget

: (CAD 570760, 91/94),

Source of funds

: International Development Research Centre

00301 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600297

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0501080087

Starting Date

: 199510

Duration

: 60

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199602

Title

: Evaluation of soil physical factors and mycorrhizae association influencing cassava cyanide content.

Objectives

: To evaluate effect of moisture stress on cyanide levels; effect of soil compaction and mycorrhizae associations on the cyanide levels of cassava varieties.

Category (Primary)

: P34



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; DROUGHT STRESS; SOIL COMPACTION; MYCORRHIZAE; CYANIDES



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. Kawanda Agricultural Research Institute. Soils and Soil Fertility Management Programme

Institution Address

: PO Box 7065, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Magunda, M.K.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: SOIL PHYSICS

Co-worker 1

: Rwakaikara, M.S.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: SOIL SCIENCE

Co-worker 2

: Remco, V.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: SOIL SCIENCE

Programme name

: Soils and Soil Fertility Management Programme

Type of research

: F

00302 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600298

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0501080088

Starting Date

: 199603

Duration

: 60

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199511

Title

: Verification and updating of fertilizer recommendations.

Objectives

: To verify the profitability and effectiveness of applying the recommended fertilizer to selected crops; to examine crops response to higher rates and other fertilizers; to evaluate the residual effects and to validate or modify crop growth computer models.

Category (Primary)

: F04



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; MUSA (BANANAS); PHASEOLUS; ZEA MAYS; FERTILIZER APPLICATION; APPLICATION RATES; SIMULATION MODELS; PLANT RESPONSE; RESIDUAL EFFECTS; GROWTH; PROFITABILITY



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. Kawanda Agricultural Research Institute. Soils and Soil Fertility Management Programme

Institution Address

: PO Box 7065, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Mukasa-Kigundu, A.A.; Birth: ‘39; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: SOIL SCIENCE

Co-worker 1

: Ssali, H.; Nation.: UG

Speciality

: SOIL SCIENCE

Co-worker 2

: Kavuma, J.B.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: SOIL FERTILITY

Programme name

: Soils and Soil Fertility Management Programme

Type of research

: F

00327 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600323

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000028

Starting Date

: 199403

Duration

: 72

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199603

Title

: Varietal improvement.

Objectives

: To develop improved varieties through germplasm of improved cassava varieties and breeding.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; GERMPLASM; PLANT BREEDING; PROGENY TESTING; GERMPLASM CONSERVATION



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Semakula, G.N.; Birth: ‘62; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Var der Grift, R.M.; Nation.: ES


Speciality

: FOOD SCIENCE

Co-worker 2

: Byabakama, B.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 3

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 4

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: B

00328 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600324

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000029

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 33

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199607

Title

: Cassava regional variety trial.

Objectives

: To collect information necessary to classify cassava growing areas of Africa (IITA); of EAST AFRICA (EARNT); establish a system which will enhance germplasm exchange in the region.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; GERMPLASM; VARIETY TRIALS; EAST AFRICA



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Semakula, G.N.; Birth: ‘62; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 2

: Whyte, J.B.A.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 3

: Dixon, A.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 4

: Van der Grift, R.M.; Nation.: DE


Speciality

: FOOD SCIENCE

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00329 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600325

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000030

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: XX

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199603

Title

: Yield trials with advanced selections.

Objectives

: To identify cassava materials resistant to African cassava mosaic virus, cassava bacterial blight and cassava mosaic form preliminary and advanced yield trials and to test consumer acceptability, genotype performance under farmers management and capture farmer feed back about the clones.

Category(Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; CLONES; VARIETY TRIALS; ON FARM RESEARCH; DISEASE RESISTANCE; YIELDS; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS; BLIGHTS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Semakula, G.N.; Birth: ‘62; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 2

: Ogwal, S.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00330 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600326

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000031

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 40

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199607

Title

: Studies on genotype and environment interaction and yield stability for cassava.

Objectives

: To identify performance stability of improved genotype under farmer managed trials, to establish criterion used for site selection in agroecological zones; to identify better performing clones.

Category (Primary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; CLONES; VARIETY TRIALS; ON FARM RESEARCH; GENOTYPE ENVIRONMENT INTERACTION; YIELDS; SITE FACTORS; PRODUCTION LOCATION; CLIMATIC FACTORS; PRODUCTION LOCATION



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘58; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Co-worker 2

: Semakula, G.N.; Birth: ‘62; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 3

: Dixon, A.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00331 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600327

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000032

Starting Date

: 199509

Duration

: 46

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199607

Title

: Introgression of African cassava mosaic virus resistant gene in local elite cassava.

Objectives

: To improve levels of resistance in elite local cultivars without disrupting other desirable characters; to generate diverse sources of resistance from which selection can be made.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; LAND VARIETIES; INTROGRESSION; GENES; DISEASE RESISTANCE; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Semakula, G.N.; Birth: ‘62; Nation.: UG

Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00332 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600328

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000033

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 23

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199607

Title

: Evaluation of elite cassava genotypes.

Objectives

: To evaluate cassava genotypes for African cassava mosaic virus resistance; to evaluate fresh tuber yields of the elite genotypes and observe the Whitefly preferential feeding on the different genotypes with African cassava mosaic disease.

Category (Primary)

: H20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; GENOTYPES; VARIETY TRIALS; DISEASE RESISTANCE; FEEDING HABITS; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS; ALEYRODIDAE


Indexing (Local)


: WHITEFLY



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Byabakama, B.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Adipala-Ekwamu; Birth: ‘53; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY


Affiliation

: Makerere University. Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Co-worker 3

: Ogenga-Latigo, W.M.; Birth: ‘53; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY


Affiliation

: Makerere University. Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00333 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600329

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000034

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 40

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199607

Title

: Evaluation of germplasm for cyanogenic association.

Objectives

: To study the genetic diversity in cyanogenic potential in the germplasm; understand association between cyanogenic potential and phenotypic characters in cassava germplasm based on cyanogenic potential for breeding.

Category (Primary)

: F61



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; GERMPLASM; EVALUATION; VARIETY TRIALS; GENETIC VARIATION; PHENOTYPES; CYANIDES



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Var der Grift, R.M.; Nation.: DE


Speciality

: FOOD SCIENCE

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: B

00334 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600330

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000035

Starting Date

: 199505

Duration

: 60

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 cassava.

Category (Primary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT; PEST CONTROL



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Otim-nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Byabakama, B.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 2

: Komutunga, E.T.; Birth: ‘62; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: METEOROLOGY

Co-worker 3

: Ogwal, S.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 4

: Talwana, L.H.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: B

00335 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600331

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000036

Starting Date

: 199005

Duration

: 59

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Studies on resistance of cassava mosaic virus disease.

Objectives

: To develop effective and efficient methods of screening cassava genotypes for resistance to African cassava mosaic virus and to understand the mechanism of resistance.

Category (Primary)

: H20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; GENOTYPES; TESTING; DISEASE RESISTANCE; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: B

00336 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600332

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000037

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Effects of Varietal diversity on the spread of African cassava mosaic virus.

Objectives

: To understand the effect of mixture of varieties with different genetic constitution and levels of resistance on spread of African cassava mosaic disease epidemics.

Category (Primary)

: H20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; GENETIC VARIATION; DISEASE RESISTANCE; DISEASE TRANSMISSION; EPIDEMICS; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Ogwal, S.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00337 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600333

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000038

Starting Date

: 199303

Duration

: 37

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Equilibrium in cassava and African cassava mosaic disease patho system.

Objectives

: To understand the factors controlling equilibrium of cassava mosaic epidemic in low spread areas in contrast to medium and high spread areas.

Category (Primary)

: H20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; EPIDEMICS; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Ogwal, S.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00338 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600334

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000039

Starting Date

: 199010

Duration

: 72

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Nature and dynamics of African mosaic disease epidemic.

Objectives

: To understand the nature of African cassava mosaic disease epidemic front and factors responsible for its drift.

Category (Primary)

: H20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; EPIDEMIOLOGY; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Ogwal, S.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00339 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600335

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000040

Starting Date

: 199605

Duration

: 12

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

Selective effects of African cassava mosaic virus resistant varieties on the virus.

Objectives

: To examine the frequency of mild and severe African cassava mosaic virus in crops of resistant cassava compare to recovery of mildly and severely diseased cassava of resistant varieties in a field situation and compare transmission of severe and mild virus by whiteflies.

Category (Primary)

: H20

Category (Secondary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; VARIETY TRIALS; DISEASE TRANSMISSION; ALEYRODIDAE; DISEASE RESISTANCE; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. 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

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00340 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600336

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000041

Starting Date

: 199609

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Effect of soil fertility on the growth and yield off African cassava mosaic disease in infected cassava plants.

Objectives

: To determine the influence of soil nutrient status on the growth and yield of African cassava mosaic disease infected cassava plants and to determine the relationship between symptom, severity, plant resistance and soil nutrient status.

Category (Primary)

: F61



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; PLANT DISEASES; SOIL FERTILITY; NUTRIENT AVAILABILITY; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS; PLANT RESPONSE; DISEASE RESISTANCE; SYMPTOMS; YIELDS; GROWTH



Institution Name

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

Institution Address,

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Osiru, D.S.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY


Affiliation

: Makerere University. Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00341 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600337

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000042

Starting Date

: 199610

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Compensation and competition effects within mixed stands of African cassava mosaic virus infected and uninfected.

Objectives

: To quantify and compare yields of African cassava mosaic disease infected and uninfected cassava grown in mixed stands, understand the effect of variety, time and their interaction on the disease progression: determine assimilate accumulation patterns in mosaic disease infected plants.

Category (Primary)

: H20

Category (Secondary)

: F61



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS; COMPENSATORY GROWTH; PATHOGENESIS; ANABOLISM; YIELDS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Adipala-Ekwamu; Birth: ‘53; Nation.: DG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY


Affiliation

: Makerere University. Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Co-worker 1

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Osiru, D.S.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY


Affiliation

: Makerere University. Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00342 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600338

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000043

Starting Date

: 199405

Duration

: 23

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Studies on root knot nematodes in cassava.

Objectives

: To determine the occurrence and extent of damage caused by root knot nematodes in cassava under different agroecological zones.

Category (Primary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; MELOIDOGYNE; CROP LOSSES



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Adipala-Ekwamu; Birth: ‘54; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY


Affiliation

: Makerere University. Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry. KAMPALA (Uganda)

Co-worker 1

: Namaganda, J.; Birth: ‘56; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY


Affiliation

: Kawanda Agricultural Research Institute, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00343 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600339

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000044

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: XX

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Intercropping and cultural management.

Objectives

: To develop suitable intercropping systems and crop management practices for cassava.

Category (Primary)

: F08

Category (Secondary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; INTERCROPPING; CROP MANAGEMENT; CULTURAL METHODS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Baguma, Y.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘58; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Co-worker 2

: Var der Grift, R.M.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: FOOD SCIENCE

Co-worker 3

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00344 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600340

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000045

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Integrated weed control in cassava, efficacy, efficiency and economic benefits.

Objectives

: To evaluate the efficacy and efficiency of weed control combination methods; quantify economic benefits of the various weed control combination methods.

Category (Primary)

: H60



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; WEED CONTROL; INTEGRATED CONTROL; TESTING; EFFICIENCY; PROFITABILITY



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘58; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Programme name

Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

F

00345 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600341

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000046

Starting Date

: 199504

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Effect of variety and plant density on weed competition in cassava.

Objectives

: To evaluate the aggregated effect of plant density and varieties contrasting morphological characteristics for weed control in cassava; determine the economic gains to the farmer from the evaluated weed management practices.

Category (Primary)

: H60

Category (Secondary)

: E16



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; TESTING; VARIETIES; PLANT POPULATION; WEED CONTROL; PROFITABILITY



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: P.O. Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘58; Nation.: UG


Speciality

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00346 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600342

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000047

Starting Date

: 199301

Duration

: 33

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Variation in tuber yield and cyanogenic potential of cassava tuberous roots at different crop growth stages.

Objectives

: To determine optimum harvesting date for maximum yield for tuber, determine the influence of crop growth stage on cyanogenic potential in the cassava tubers and the economic stage for maximum benefits.

Category (Primary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; PLANT DEVELOPMENTAL STAGES; HARVESTING DATE; EVALUATION; CYANIDES; YIELDS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784. KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: Ug


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘58; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Co-worker 2

: Var der Grift, R.M.; Nation.: ES


Speciality

: FOOD SCIENCE

Programme name.

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: B

00347 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600343

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000048

Starting Date

: 199505

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Interaction between weed management, cassava variety and African mosaic virus.

Objectives

: To study the interaction between African mosaic virus and weeds according to weeding regime and cassava variety.

Category (Primary)

: H60



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; VARIETIES; WEEDING; EVALUATION; CASSAVA MOSAIC VIRUS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘58; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00348 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600344

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000049

Starting Date

: 199110

Duration

: 84

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Socio-economic studies.

Objectives

: To investigate into socio-economic factors affecting roots and tuber crops production.

Category (Primary)

: E50

Category (Secondary)

: E16



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; ECONOMIC SOCIOLOGY; PLANT PRODUCTION; INNOVATION ADOPTION



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘58; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Co-worker 1

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 2

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 3

: Ogwal, S.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 4

: Ver der Grift, P.M.; Nation.: ES


Speciality

: FOOD SCIENCE

Programme name

Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

F

00349 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600345

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000050

Starting Date

: 199405

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Cassava variety on-farm testing.

Objectives

: To assess the performance of cassava genotypes within the resource base of the farmer, monitor acceptability of the cassava genotypes by the farmer. evaluate the adoption of these genotypes by the farmers.

Category (Primary)

: C20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; VARIETY TRIALS; ON FARM RESEARCH; EVALUATION; INNOVATION ADOPTION



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘S8; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Co-worker 1

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 3

: Var der Grift, R.M.; Nation.: ES


Speciality

: FOOD SCIENCE

Co-worker 4

: Ogwal, S.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLGY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00350 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600346

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000051

Starting Date

: 199304

Duration

: 54

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Economics of technology developed on cassava.

Objectives

: To evaluate the economic benefits of technologies developed on cassava.

Category (Primary)

: C20

Category (Secondary)

: E16



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; PLANT PRODUCTION; TECHNOLOGY EVALUATION; ECONOMIC ANALYSIS; FARMERS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘58; Nation.: Ug


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Co-worker 1

: Otim-Nape, G.W.; Birth: ‘50; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 3

: Mukasa-Kigundu; Birth: ‘42; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: SOIL SCIENCE

Co-worker 4

: Var der Grift, R.M.; Nation.: ES


Speciality

: FOOD SCIENCE

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00351 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600347

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502000052

Starting Date

: 199110

Duration

: 84

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199608

Title

: Cassava stem production and quality maintenance in major cassava growing areas of Uganda.

Objectives

: To multiply and distribute promising materials to the farming community and ensure quality control at the farm level.

Category (Primary)

: F02



AGROVOC Descriptors


: MANIHOT ESCULENTA; STEMS; PROPAGATION MATERIALS; PLANT PROPAGATION



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 1784, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Baguma, Y.K.; Birth: ‘64; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Bua, N.A.; Birth: ‘58; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS

Co-worker 2

: Ogwal. S.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Programme name

: roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: B