Sale of Live Stock

he University of Nairobi, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences
will be selling various categories of livestock at Machanga Field Station,
Embu between 29th September 2016 and 2nd October 2016.

Among the livestock to be sold include goats and cattle.

For more information, contact Mr. Hency Kahi (0721416944)

Sale of High Quality SEMIS Beans

Sale of Fresh Steak

Sale of Bananas

Sale of Chicks

Sale of Prime Broilers

Sale of Maize

Sale of Fresh Fish

Sale of Eggs

Sale of Vegetables

Ongoing construction of  Zero Grazing Unit at  Field Station Livestock section. The Unit will hold a total of 13 dairy animals.  It will enhance on student research, smallholder farmer trainings,Qualities of a modern zero grazing unit.

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White sorghum ready for harvest.  The sorghum will be used for preparation of hydroponic fodder .

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Prof. S.G. Kiama, Principal, CAVS (centre), Prof. Nzioka J. Muthama, Deputy Director, WMI, UoN-KU ESDA – SUD faculty and students after the Sustainability Workshop.

The Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies was honoured to host the Education for Sustainable Development in Africa-Sustainable Urban Development (ESDA-SUD) sustainability workshop and students’ debate. The workshop brought together the Kenyatta University and University of Nairobi ESDA-SUD Community and Stakeholders to deliberate on salient sustainability issues at National, Regional and International Level. This workshop was held on Monday September 25, 2017 at the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences (CAVS), Upper Kabete Campus at the 8.4.4 Boardroom. It was opened by the Prof. S. G. Kiama, Principal CAVS, on behalf of the University of Nairobi Vice Chancellor. The main objective of the workshop was to enhance the understanding and importance of the ESDA-SUD Masters program in order to attain the aim of ESDA which is to train leaders on sustainable development in Africa. This is done through training of students at the post graduate level who may serve as policy makers for sustainable development in Africa.

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Ongoing proceedings during the event to celebrate FAO’s 40 years in Kenya

Wangari Maathai Institute in conjunction with the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences’ faculty and students joined Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in commemorating 40th anniversary of FAO’s collaboration with the Government of Kenya. This important celebration was held on September 21, 2017 at the Unated Nations Complex, Gigiri Nairobi. In its remarks, FAO acknowledged importance of strong support and partnership with all relevant stakeholders stating that it had contributed to its growth and effectiveness. FAO recognized the University of Nairobi, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences for positively transforming the country’s workforce and contributing to improved livelihoods and urged it to keep up the noble work.

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Ms. Emily Kilonzi presenting her MSc. proposal to the WMI Faculty

Ms. Emily Kilonzi, MSc. student defending her proposal titled, “Analysis of governance instruments for disposal of diary chemical waste in Kabete Sub-County, Kiambi County,” in a panel held at the Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and Environmental Studies on September 21, 2017. Other students that defended their proposals included, Owiti Jimmy, Chepsiror Peter Kiprop, Gitau Mercy Wanja, Kula Grace Ndinda and Tubman Cinny Lucky.

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