Latest News & Announcements

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT - PhD & MSc PROPOSAL PRESENTATION

There will be an MSc Proposal presentation tomorrow Wed 19t June 2024 from 10:30 Am- 12:30 Pm online at the link address: meet.google.com/nqv-kbda-eyw

The presenters will be:

1. MIYUNGA, Antoinette Aluoch(PhD in Animal Genetics & Breeding)

Topic: Molecular Identification of Captive African Grey Parrots and Screening for Their Host Pathogens in Kenya.

2. MUSYA, Edward Musyoki(MSc Animal Nutrition and Feed Science)

SALE! SALE! SALE OF BROILERS

The Department of Animal Production has Broilers for sale starting from Thursday 4th April, 2024.

Price at Kshs. 250 per Kg Live Weight.

Please arrange to buy some from the poultry unit and carry  your own packaging material. 

PAY THROUGH MPESA TILL NO. 806517

 

Kindly Contact 0720 728 610 - Mercy Njiiri for more information. 

NAIROBI INNOVATION WEEK 2024

The University of Nairobi 8th edition of the Nairobi Innovation Week 2024. The NIW 2024 will take place on May 8-10, 2024. The theme for  Innovation Week is, ' Strengthening the Innovation Ecosystem in Higher Education Institutions through the Government-Academia-Industry-Community Linkages for Sustainable Development.' 

NAIROBI INNOVATION WEEK 2024 - FACULTY BASED HACKATHONS

Innovators who are passionate about innovation and developing ideas to solve society's greatest challenges In preparation for The Nairobi Innovation Week 2024, register to participate in the Faculties-based Hackathons and learn how to innovate!

 The goal is to prepare students and staff to be job creators instead of job seekers. The top three winning ideas from each of the Faculties Hackathons will get a chance to participate in the final Nairobi Innovation Week competition in 2024.

 

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Webinar Announcement - MSc Proposal Presentation

 

There will be an MSc Proposal presentation tomorrow Wed 21st Feb 2024 from 12:30 Pm-2:00 Pm online at the link address: meet.google.com/gar-qahy-ixw

The presenter will be Semere Teklemichael Haile

Topic: Effects of inclusion of decorticated cowpea in layer chicken diets on laying performance and egg quality

Educational Tour for 1st year students Nutrition and Dietetics programme at Rabbit Breeding and conservation centre

1st-year students taking the Nutrition and Dietetics programme visit the Rabbit Breeding and Conservation Centre to learn practically about rabbitry. They demonstrated the good practice oh housing, feeding, cleanliness, and slaughtering of a rabbit. 

A VISIT BY THE MINISTRY OF LIVESTOCK AND FISHERIES DEVELOPMENT, SOMALILAND

The Department on 30th October 2023, hosted some staff members from the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries Development (MoLFD), Somaliland, who also attended the Agro conference at the Faculty of Agriculture held between 25th -26th  October 2023. The team was exposed to learning and training in Sustainable Agriculture and Livestock systems in Drylands. The visit contributed to the visibility of the department and also created an opportunity to market undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the department.