Mon, 12/27/2010 - 17:08

A description of each of the nine species Acacia polyacantha, Eucalyptus camaldulensis, Croton macrostachyus, Pinus patula, Maesopsis eminii, Casuarina equisetifolia, Azadirachta indica, Tectona grandis,Zanthoxylum gillettii is indicated.  The information about the species include family name, local name, trade name, description, uses, distribution, flowering and fruit development, seed collection method, seed extraction and drying, seed storage and others.

Mon, 11/01/2010 - 10:10

The problem of Prosopis frees as invasive weeds is a widespread issue in Kenya. This policy brief is of interest to many individuals and organisations especially those making decisions concerning land use directly or the use of resources front the land.

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EradicatingProsoplis.pdf 1.43 MB
Mon, 11/01/2010 - 09:58

For many years, the forest silvicultural practices have depended on technical orders (TO) prepared by the Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRl). The TOs had taken account of the practical plantation management experiences gained over time by the forest operation staff but were not sensitive to the changing economic scenarios.

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Current_Silvicultural_Regimes.pdf 2.15 MB