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Solanum Tuberosum

00072 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9100072

Status

: T

Project Code

: UG0501020002

Starting Date

: 198909

Duration

: 36

Termination Date

: 199210

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199204

Title

: Chemical screening trial for control of the late blight disease of Irish potato.

Objectives

: To determine the most effective and cheap chemical to control the disease.

Category (Primary)

: H20

Category (Secondary)

: E16



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; BLIGHTS; CHEMICAL CONTROL; DISEASE CONTROL; TRIALS



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. Kawanda Agricultural Research Institute. Buginyanya Coffee Research Station

Institution Address

: PO Box 1356, MBALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Birikunzira, J.B.; Birth: ‘48; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Type of research

: F

00093 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9100093

Status

: T

Project Code

: UG0501020005

Starting Date

: 198004

Duration

: XX

Termination Date

: 199401

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199404

Title

: Irish potato germplasm evaluation.

Objectives

: To determine the performance of both local and International Potato Centre materials in relation to yield and disease resistance.

Category (Primary)

: F30

Category (Secondary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; GERMPLASM; EVALUATION; INTRODUCED VARIETIES; LAND VARIETIES; VARIETY TRIALS; YIELDS; DISEASE RESISTANCE



Institution Name

: National Agricultural Research Organization. Kawanda agricultural Research Institute. Buginyanya Coffee Research Station

Institution Address

: PO Box 1356, MBALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Birikunzira, J.B.; Birth: ‘48; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT PATHOLOGY

Notes

A collaborative project with the International Potato Centre (CIP) Nairobi

Type of research

: F

00168 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9300165

Status

: T

Project Code

: UG0301010051

Starting Date

: 199109

Duration

: 18

Termination Date

: 199303

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199302

Title

: The effect of seed size and plant density on marketable yield of potatoes (solanum tuberosum L.) at Low and high altitudes in Uganda.

Objectives

: To determine size distribution of tuber yield from various seed size and spacing combinations using genotype CIP 381379.9 - Kisoro at elevations of 2500 and 1200 metres and study the effects of seed size and plant, density on growth parameters that affect yield development and production costs

Category (Primary)

: F01

Category (Secondary)

: E16



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; SEED SIZE; SPACING; PLANT POPULATION; YIELD COMPONENTS; LEAF AREA; HARVEST INDEX; CROP YIELD; PRODUCTION COSTS; LOW LANDS; HIGHLAND



Indexing (Local)


: CIP 381379.9 - KISORO



Institution Name

: Makerere University. Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry. Department of Crop Science

Institution Address

: PO Box 7062, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Kanzikwera, C.R.; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY


Affiliation

: Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute

Co-worker 1

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


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Annual Budget

: (UGX 1200000,91/93)

Source of funds

: MFAD/USAID

Researcher Studying..

: Kanzikwera, C.R.;

Degree

: MSc;

Awarding Institution.

: Makerere University, (Uganda)

Type of research

: B

00183 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9300180

Status

: T

Project Code

: UG0301010057

Starting Date

: 199108

Duration

: 24

Termination Date

: 199309

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199302

Title

: Performance of selected potato genotypes in relation to plant population and nitrogen levels in the lowland tropics of Uganda.

Objectives

: To study the effects of two row spacing and response of three potato genotypes from CIP lowland tropics to Urea.

Category (Primary)

: F01

Category (Secondary)

: F04



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; INTRODUCED VARIETIES; SPACING; UREA; PLANT RESPONSE; PRODUCTIVITY; LOWLAND; TROPICAL ZONES



Institution Name

: Makerere University. Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry. Department of Crop Science

Institution Address

: PO Box 7062, KAMPALA (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Blobu, P.; Birth: ‘59; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

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


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Annual Budget

: USH 600000,91

Source of funds

: USAID

Methodology & Results

: Three potato genotypes introduced from GP were compared for suitability in hot lowland elevation area of Uganda at two plant populations and five nitrogen fertilizer levels. One or more of these genotypes were expected to reform well at lowland elevations and more especially with applied nitrogen

00365 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600361

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010001

Starting Date

: 199402

Duration

: 48

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Varietal improvement of potatoes.

Objectives

: To evaluate performance of CIP germplasm identify one with high yield, early maturity, resistance to common pests and diseases and adaptation to high altitude areas; identify and select best performing lines; evaluate performance under different agorecological condition and genotypes for lowlands and produce disease free seed true to type nuclear seedstock for diffusion.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; PLANT BREEDING; TESTING; SELECTION; HIGH YIELDING VARIETIES; MATURATION; RECOCITY; DISEASE RESISTANCE; PEST RESISTANCE; ADAPTATION; SEED POTATOES; HIGHLANDS; LOWLAND



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Hakiza, J.J.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

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


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 2

: Alacho, F.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 3

: Kanzikwera, C.R.; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00366 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600362

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010002

Starting Date

: 199510

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Preliminary, secondary and advanced yield trials of potato genotype for highland altitude areas.

Objectives

: To facilitate the acquisition of more information on the genotypes evaluated and confirm the observation obtained during the preliminary yield trial.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; GENOTYPES; VARIETY TRIALS; YIELDS; HIGHLANDS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Hakiza, J.J.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Turyamureeba, G.M.; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG:


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 2

: Alacho, F.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00367 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600363

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502020003

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 42

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Evaluation of potato germplasm for low altitude areas.

Objectives

: Evaluate potato germplasm for higher tuber yield under warm, humid conditions in lowland areas of Uganda; screen germplasm for earliness and adaptability to lowlands and recommend selected genotypes for release for wider cultivation.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; GERMPLASM; TESTING; YIELDS; ADAPTATION; MATURITY; PRECOCITY; HUMID CLIMATE; LOWLAND



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Turyamureeba, G.M.; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Hakiza, J.J.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 2

: Kanzikwera, RC; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00368 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600364

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010004

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 18

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: On-farm trials of promising potato varieties.

Objectives

: To evaluate performance of promising potato genotypes on farmers fields determine farmer assessment of the promising genotypes for cultivation.

Category (Primary)

: F30

Category (Secondary)

: C20



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; VARIETY TRIALS; ON FARM RESEARCH; YIELDS; DISEASE RESISTANCE; PEST RESISTANCE; AGRONOMIC CHARACTERS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Turyamureeba, G.M.; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Hakiza, J.J.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00369 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600365

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010005

Starting Date

: 199510

Duration

: 12

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Development of nuclear seed stock through single plant Clonal selection.

Objectives

: To provide adequate disease free true to type nuclear seed stocks to sustain basic seed products.

Category (Primary)

: F30

Category (Secondary)

: F03



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; CLONES; SELECTION; SEED POTATOES; SEED PRODUCTION



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Alacho, P.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00370 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600366

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010006

Starting Date

: 199510

Duration

: 12

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Development of nuclear seed stocks by rapid multiplication techniques using stem cuttings.

Objectives

: To produce adequate disease free true to type nuclear seed stocks to feed basic seed production and quickly diffuse the new improved varieties.

Category (Primary)

: F03

Category (Secondary)

: F01



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; SEED PRODUCTION; STEMS; PROPAGATION BY CUTTINGS; SEED POTATOES; TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Alacho, F.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Kasule, S.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: B

00371 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600367

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010007

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 12

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Cultural management.

Objectives

: To determine the growth and response of maize and potatoes in intercrop, work out spatial arrangement; determine the cause and effects of storage methods on field performance of seed potatoes; determine optimum spacing and seed size and make potato production at high and low altitudes.

Category (Primary)

: F01

Category (Secondary)

: F08



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; ZEA MAYS; INTERCROPPING; EVALUATION; CROP MANAGEMENT; SPACING; SEED STORAGE; SEED SIZE; HIGHLANDS; LOWLAND



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Alacho, F.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 1

: Kanzikwera, C.R.; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00373 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600369

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010009

Starting Date

: 199503

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199505

Title

: Integrated pest management for Irish potatoes.

Objectives

: To develop safe and cost effective integrated pest management strategies for controlling major pest of Irish potatoes.

Category (Primary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT; PEST CONTROL



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Kakuhenzire, R.M.; Birth: ‘65; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 1

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


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Hakiza, J.J.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 3

: Smit, N.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 4

: Alacho, F.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00374 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600370

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010010

Starting Date

: 199505

Duration

: 42

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: On-farm survey of potato tuber moth.

Objectives

: To conduct surveys with questionnaires to establish the extent of potato tuber moth damage at farm level.

Category (Primary)

: H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; PEST INSECTS; LEPIDOPTERA; PEST SURVEYS; ON FARM RESEARCH



Indexing (Local)


: POTATO TUBER MOTH



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

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


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Smit, N.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Kanzikwera, C.R.; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 3

: Alacho, F.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00375 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600371

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010011

Starting Date

: 199403

Duration

: 42

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199605

Title

: Monitoring potato tuber moth.

Objectives

: To monitor with sex pheromones the potato moth damage levels in farmers stores and fields.

Category (Primary)

H10



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; LEPIDOPTERA; PEST INSECTS; TRAPPING; SEX PHEROMONES



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

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


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 1

: Smit, N.; Nation.: US


Speciality

: ENTOMOLOGY

Co-worker 2

: Alacho, F.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research.

: F

00376 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600372

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010012

Starting Date

: 199510

Duration

: 36

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199603

Title

: Studies on potato late blight occurrence.

Objectives

: To characterise the nature of resistance present in the potato germplasm at Kalengyere Research Station, identify the levels of resistance to late blight that can be recommended to the farmer for both highland and lowland areas.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; GERMPLASM; TESTING; DISEASE RESISTANCE; BLIGHTS; HIGHLANDS; LOWLAND



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Hakiza, J.J.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Turyamureeba, G.M.; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG:


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Co-worker 2

: Alacho, F.O.; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F

00377 ---




Local Record Number

: UG9600373

Status

: N

Project Code

: UG0502010013

Starting Date

: 199510

Duration

: 24

Exchange Language

: En

Date of Information

: 199606

Title

Screening of potato germplasm for late blight resistance.

Objectives

: To find and document the existing races of late blight in Uganda, study the distribution of these races in Uganda.

Category (Primary)

: F30



AGROVOC Descriptors


: SOLANUM TUBEROSUM; GERMPLASM; TESTING; IDENTIFICATION; BLIGHTS



Institution Name

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

Institution Address

: PO Box 722, KABALE (Uganda)

Research Leader

: Hakiza, J.J.; Birth: ‘46; Nation.: UG


Speciality

: PLANT BREEDING

Co-worker 1

: Turyamureeba, G.M.; Birth: ‘52; Nation.: UG:


Speciality

: AGRONOMY

Programme name

: Roots and Tubers Improvement Programme

Type of research

: F