Peer-reviewed articles

Title Author(s) Publisher Year File
Understanding variability in soybean yield and response to P-fertilizer and rhizobium inoculants on farmers' fields in northern Nigeria Ronner E., Franke, A.C., Vanlauwe, B., Dianda, M., Edeh, E., Ukem, B., van Heerwaarden, J., Giller, K.E. Elsevier: Field Crops Research 2016 PDF icon Ronner, E. et al. Understanding variability in soybean yield.pdf
Characterization of small-scale farming systems in West Kenya and opportunities for their improvement Woomer, P.L., Savala, C.N., Kaleha, C. and Chamwada, M. Universal Journal of Agricultural Research 2016 PDF icon Woomer et al. UJAR.pdf
Shelf-life of legume inoculants in different carrier materials available in East Africa Balume, I.K., Keya, O., Karanja, N.K. and Woomer, P.L. African Crop Science Journal, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 379 - 385 2015 PDF icon SHELF-LIFE OF LEGUME INOCULANTS 2015 Balume.pdf
Co-Inoculation of Soybean with Bradyrhizobium and Azospirillum Promotes Early Nodulation Chibeba, A.M., de Fátima Guimarães, M., Brito, O.R., Nogueira, M.A., Araujo, R.S. and Hungria, M. American Journal of Plant Sciences, 6, 1641-1649 2015 PDF icon AJPS_2015063013320647.pdf
Competitiveness of smallholder legume production in South Kivu region, Democratic Republic of Congo Fidèle B. B., Eric K. B., Njehia B. K., de Wolf J. and Karani-Gichimu C. Academic Journals: African Journal of Agricultural Research 2015 PDF icon article1435056941_Fidèle et al.pdf
Nutrients Limiting Soybean (glycine max l) Growth in Acrisols and Ferralsols of Western Kenya Keino, L., Baijukya, F., Ng'etich, W., Otinga, A. N., Okalebo, J. R., Njoroge, R., Mulalama, J. PLOS one 2015 PDF icon Keino et al. Nutrieet limiting Soybean- pone.0145202.pdf
Which farmers benefit most from sustainable intensification? An ex-ante impact assessment of expanding grain legume production in Malawi Franke, A.C., van den Brand, G.J., Giller, K.E. Euro. J. Agron. Elsevier B.V., 58:28-38. 2014 PDF icon Franke 2014 Eur J Agron.pdf
Smallholder farmers’ use and profitability of legume inoculants in western Kenya S.P. Mutuma, J.J. Okello, N.K. Karanja and P.L. Woomer African Crop Science Journal, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 205 - 213 2014 Package icon Paper_and
Soybean rust: A major threat to soybean production in Tanzania Murithi, H. M., Beed, F., Madata C., Haudenshield, J., Hartman, G. xxx 2014 PDF icon PDIS-06-14-0601-PDN Murithi.pdf
Identifying elite rhizobia for soybean (Glycine max) in Kenya Waswa, M. N., Karanja N. K., Woomer, P. L.and Mwenda, G. M. xxx 2014 PDF icon Waswa et al 2014 Identifying.pdf
Adoption Domains for Legume Cultivation - Ethiopia Farrow, A. and E. Wolde-meskel eATLAS of African Agriculture Research & Development 2014
Smallholder farmers’ use and profitability of legume inoculants in western Kenya Mutuma, S.P., Okello, J.J. Karanja N.K. and Woomer, P. L. xxx 2014 PDF icon 107169-291977-1-PB Mutuma et al 2014.pdf
N2Africa. Putting nitrogen fixation to work for smallholder farmers in Africa Giller, K.E., Franke, A.C., Abaidoo, R., Baijukya, F., Bala, A., Boahen, S., Dashiell, K., Kantengwa, S., Sanginga, J.M., Sanginga, N., Simmons, A., Turner, A.D., De Wolf, J., Woomer, P.L. and Vanlauwe, B. Book chapter: Vanlauwe, B., Van Asten, P., and Blomme, G. (Eds.), Agro-ecological intensification of agricultural systems in the African highlands. Routledge, London and New York, pp. 156-175. 2013 PDF icon N2Africa Ch12 in Agro-ecological intensification ofagricultural systems in the African highlands.pdf