Articles by Author: Sharai Ncube

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  1. Storage quality and marketability potential of bagged silage for smallholder dairy farmers in Zimbabwe

    Storage quality and marketability potential of bagged silage for smallholder dairy farmers in Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Bagged sole maize and maize–cowpea silages in three bag sizes were assessed at 42 and 282 d post-ensiling for sensory and chemical quality. A survey of dairy farmers on silage use and preferences was conducted in the Chikwaka communal area...
  2. Efforts to improve Zimbabwe communal grazing areas: a review

    Efforts to improve Zimbabwe communal grazing areas: a review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    The management of rangelands over the past decade in Zimbabwe has been on the decline. This has resulted in degraded and depleted communal rangelands. A number of recommendations by various government departments, researchers and non-governmental organisations have been implemented. These...
  3. Aspects of Alcohol Use at a South African University Campus

    Aspects of Alcohol Use at a South African University Campus

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study sought to investigate aspects of alcohol use by students attending a South African university. A convenience sample of 40 students (20 male, 20 female; aged 20–30 years.) participated. Data were collected using a self-administered questionnaire and interviews in...
  4. A qualitative study of migrant-related stressors, psychosocial outcomes and HIV risk behaviour among truck drivers in Zambia

    A qualitative study of migrant-related stressors, psychosocial outcomes and HIV risk behaviour among truck drivers in Zambia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Truck drivers are part of mobile populations which have been noted as a key population at risk of HIV in Zambia. This study was aimed at: (1) determining potentially traumatic events (PTEs), labour migrant-related stressors, psychosocial problems and HIV risk...
  5. Heavy metal contamination of water and fish in peri-urban dams around Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

    Heavy metal contamination of water and fish in peri-urban dams around Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    Urban effluents are significant sources of heavy metal pollution in fresh water. Metal contamination in dams around the city of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, were monitored during October 2014 to assess ecological and public health risks. Heavy metals were measured in water,...
  6. “Posted home”: migration, tuberculosis and structural violence in Maphisa, Zimbabwe

    “Posted home”: migration, tuberculosis and structural violence in Maphisa, Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Anthropology Southern Africa
    Structural violence underscored by the political economy plays a pivotal role in the epidemics of HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis in Zimbabwe. Political and economic hardship make migration across the border for work necessary for rural locals in Zimbabwe in order to...