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Medicinal and agricultural plants of Ikolomani Division, Kakamega District

Norah K. Olembo

Medicinal and agricultural plants of Ikolomani Division, Kakamega District

by Norah K. Olembo

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Published by Development Partners in Kakamega, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya,
  • Ikolomani Division.
    • Subjects:
    • Medicinal plants -- Kenya -- Ikolomani Division.,
    • Materia medica, Vegetable -- Kenya -- Ikolomani Division.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 2) and index.

      StatementNorah K. Olembo, Stephen S. Fedha, Edah S. Ngaira.
      ContributionsFedha, Stephen S., Ngaira, Edah S., Development Partners (Kakamega, Kenya)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK99.K39 O44 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 107 p. :
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL654424M
      ISBN 109966989315
      LC Control Number96981595
      OCLC/WorldCa35955458

        Wards in Ikolomani Constituency, Kakamega County. Begin your quest for information by using the search bar at the top right corner. The present study was, therefore, initiated in Asgede Tsimbila district, northwestern Tigray, northern Ethiopia in a context where medicinal plants suffer notable disregard from research and development strategies. The objective of the study was to investigate and document the status, trends in abundance and threats to medicinal plants, and.

      RESEARCH Open Access Medicinal plants of Otwal and Ngai Sub Counties in Oyam District, Northern Uganda Maud M Kamatenesi1†, Annabel Acipa2*, Hannington Oryem-Origa1† Abstract Background: An ethnobotanical study was carried out in four parishes in the Ngai and Otwal Sub Counties inCited by: The physical location map represents one of several map types available. Look at IKOLOMANI, KAKAMEGA, WESTERN, Kenya from different perspectives. Get free map for your website. Discover the beauty hidden in the maps. Maphill is more than just a map gallery.

      Kakamega, town, southwestern Kenya, located at an elevation of about 5, feet (1, metres). The British developed Kakamega for defensive purposes in , and by it had become the district headquarters. The discovery of gold in brought an influx of settlers and greatly increased the. One important technology that can offer solution to the above problem and intensify agricultural production is animal traction technology. This study identifies the socioeconomic factors responsible for animal traction in Kakamega District, by: 1.


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Medicinal and agricultural plants of Ikolomani Division, Kakamega District by Norah K. Olembo Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Kakamega County is a county in the former Western Province of Kenya. Its capital and largest town is Kakamega. It has a population of 1, and an area of 3, km².Capital: Kakamega. Ikolomani Constituency is an electoral constituency in is one of twelve constituencies in Kakamega constituency was established for the elections.

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Medicinal plants used for management of malaria among the Luhya community of Kakamega East sub-County, Kenya.

Kakamega East District, the focus of this study is one of the 6 districts in Kakamega County. The district is mainly a rural set-up with no single urban by: The four South African medicinal plants Agapanthus campanulatus (AC), Boophone distica (BD), Mondia whitei (MW) and Xysmalobium undulatum (XU) are used in traditional medicine to treat : Hellen Oketch.

An ethnobotanical study was carried out in four parishes in the Ngai and Otwal Sub Counties in Oyam district, Northern Uganda, where insurgency has been prevalent for the past 20 years. Documenting medicinal plant species used in treating various health conditions among the local by: Medicinal plants are vital sources of easily accessible remedy used in the countryside healthcare system.

This study aimed to find and make record of plants that are used for medicinal therapy by three communities living in Cherangani Hills.

So far no single study has documented medicinal plants as a whole in the area. Ethnobotanical data were obtained through interviewing informants using. Medicinal and Agricultural Plants of Ikolomani Division KaKamega district, signal press Ltd, Nairobi, Kenya.

GJRMI - Volume 5, Issue 2, February Ethnobotanical survey and propagation of some endangered medicinal plants from South Nandi District of Kenya Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences 8(3) Medicinal plants play a crucial role in providing primary health care among rural communities.

With continual harvesting and death of the practitioners there is an urgent need to document ethnomedicinal knowledge, study the active components and further look into ways of conserving the medicinal : Okello Samuel Victor.

Medicinal Plants of East Africa is a revised edition of the book first published in on herbal remedies and he traditional medical practice of East Africa. The book covers the rich diversity of plants found in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, from sea to alpine plants.

East Africa also has a rich ethnic diversity and a large number of herbalists whose traditional knowledge and practices are 5/5(2). The present study was carried out in Kakamega County of Kenya to identify and document medicinal plants used for treatment and management of cancer states by communities living adjacent to Kakamega Tropical rainforest of Kakamega County, by: St.

Ann's Musoli Girls High is in Kakamega County (Ikolomani Constituency). Ann's Musoli Girls High is a girls n/a secondary school. Nearby schools: Musoli Girls Pry (m) Musoli Special Sch (m) Musoli Mixed Pry (m) Imani Pri Sch (m) Shikumu Pri Sch (m)Other Female Teachers: 0. Abstract: Kakamega Forest is a rich natural setting endowed with abundant flora and fauna used by the local communities who once lived within the forest and those who now border it.

There has been scarcity of information on plants used in basic traditional healthcare by the adjacent communities, Luhya, yet alternative medicine continues to fill in the gap left over by modern medicine.

The objective of this chapter is to elucidate the relevance of indigenous knowledge and institutions in natural resource management using western highlands of Kenya as a case study. The research design was a mixed method, combining qualitative and quantitative methods.

A total of individuals (comprising farmers, herbalists and charcoal burners) from households were interviewed using a Author: Chris A.

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Muricho Cell: Email: [email protected] Livestock Production Service Providers: Wanyama Benard. Kakamega North. Olembo, S. Fedha and E. Ngaira, Medicinal and agricultural plants of Ikolomani division, Kakamega district (Nairobi: Signal Press, ), [27].

Gebauer and E.D. Schulze, Carbon and nitrogen isotope ratios in different compartments of a healthy and a declining Picea abies forest in the Fichtelgebirge, N.E. Bavaria. Influence Of. Medicinal and agricultural plants of Ikolomani Division, Kakamega district, Kenya.

Development Partners, Kakamega, Kenya. T., Consumption patterns and nutritional contribution of Crotalaria brevidens in Tarime District, Tanzania. Ecology of Food and Nutrition 59–. Kenya Agricultural Research Institute is a center for research on various agricultural fields in kenya including crops, livestock and forestry and the effects of the climate change on crops, and livestock as well as the environment.

This research center is located in the outskirts of Kakamega town opposite Golf club play ground. Olembo, S. Fedha and E.

Ngaira, Medicinal and agricultural plants of Ikolomani division, Kakamega district (Nairobi: Signal Press, ), C4 And CAM Dicot Species (Vegetation) of.Kakamega,Kenya. A noble idea to get residents living around the endangered Kakamega forest into domesticating some plants with medicinal value has finally paid off, 12 years later.

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