In Kenya, the distance between the livestock production areas and terminal markets is vast, making livestock movement a necessity. The condition of vehicles transporting livestock is, therefore, an important factor for animal welfare and meat quality. These two parameters are particularlyRead more
Mandates of universities in east, central and southern Africa have considerably changed from their traditional teaching and research roles, to greater active involvement in the development agenda of their countries, a phenomenon referred to as the ‘third mission’. This has necessitated a changeRead more
Agriculture is the backbone of most Sub - Saharan African economies accounting for 40 % of the GDP and 80% employment. Yet agricultural graduates have not been able to “hit the ground running” upon graduation. This study assessed the quality of agricultural graduates from Kenyan Universities inRead more
The following six postgraduate students from this department, having successfully completed their respective degree programmes, will be among the thousands of students to be conferred with degrees during theRead more
On 15th September, 2023 5(five) Masters of Science students undertaking MSc in Land and Water Management (2), and MSc in Range Management (3), virtually presented their research projects to th
Congratulations to all our graduands who will be conferred with degrees on Friday, 22nd September, 2023.The graduation will be physical.
Confirm that all marks entered in the SMIS are correct and all required units are complete.
AGRO-Conference 2023, is an event organised at the University of Nairobi, Faculty of Agriculture
Introducing the Bachelor of Science Degree in Dryland Sustainability Science and Technology - an innovative program that equips students with the knowledge andRead more
Livestock production is a key component of the global food system. Livestock sectors all over the world provide food and generate income for millions of farmers and actors within the value chain. However, the growing demand for resource intensive animal products, and the industrialization ofRead more