allan.ochieng

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Title: 
Dr.
Full name: 
Allan Ochieng
First Name: 
Allan
Surname: 
Ochieng

History

Member for
2 years 11 months
Country: 
Uganda
Career: 

Allan Ochieng is a PhD student within N2Africa in the second phase and an Assistant Lecturer in the department of Plant Sciences, Microbiology and Biotechnology in Makerere University, Kampala Uganda. His research is focusing on understanding factors behind the erratic response to inoculation of climbing beans in Uganda, the four chapters of his research will focus on the diversity and enumeration of indigenous rhizobia in the Montane and Mt Elgon high farm lands Agro-ecological zones, checking the competitiveness of the native strains, greenhouse testing of potential strains and field trials of  potential inoculants that can be used by bean farmers to improve productivity which is embedded in the N2Africa objectives.