Articles by Author: J M Wambua

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  1. Couples' communication on sexual and relational issues among the Akamba in Kenya

    Couples' communication on sexual and relational issues among the Akamba in Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    A large portion of HIV transmission in sub-Saharan Africa occurs among married couples, yet the majority of research on safer-sex communication has focused on communication between couples in casual relationships. This paper explores how committed Kamba couples in Machakos District,...
  2. Water Application Methods and Water Use Efficiency for Tomatoes Production in Semi-Arid Areas of Eastern Kenya

    Water Application Methods and Water Use Efficiency for Tomatoes Production in Semi-Arid Areas of Eastern Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal
    An experiment was carried out at Kiomo Agroecological zone 5 to compare the water use efficiency (WUE) and economic benefits of using spot, modified drip (bucket) and furrow irrigation methods. Each of these application techniques was combined with 0, 10...
  3. The quantity and quality of feed available to indigenous chickens under the scavenging system in semi-arid Eastern Kenya

    The quantity and quality of feed available to indigenous chickens under the scavenging system in semi-arid Eastern Kenya

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal
    Free range indigenous chickens suffer from low productivity due to inadequate quantity and quality of feed, high predation and high mortality rates. The aim of the study was to establish the nutritional gaps in the free range chickens’ diets. A...