Benjamin Kivuva

Name:
Benjamin Kivuva
Organization:
Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO)
Functions:
Sweetpotato breeding
Nationality:
Kenya
Gender:
Male
Languages:
English, Swahili
Locations:
Central, Eastern and Southern Kenya
Social Media:
Keywords:
Sweetpotato breeding, clean seed expert, soil fertility expert,
Areas of Expertise:
Agronomy | Breeding | Seed systems
Education Qualifications :

Bachelors

  • Field of specialization: Bsc Agriculture
  • Year: 1994-1998
  • College: Nairobi University

Masters

  • Field of specialization: MSc. Agronomy
  • Year: 2001-2005
  • College: Nairobi University

PhD

  • Field of specialization: Plant breeding
  • Year: 2009-2014
  • College: Univerisity of Kwa Zulu Natal, South Africa

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