African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 761

Full Length Research Paper

Occurrence, distribution and severity of finger millet blast caused by Magnaporthe oryzae in Kenya

Margaret Odeph
  • Margaret Odeph
  • Institute for Biotechnology Research, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Wycliffe Wanjala Luasi
  • Wycliffe Wanjala Luasi
  • Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Agnes Kavoo
  • Agnes Kavoo
  • Department of Horticulture, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Cecilia Mweu
  • Cecilia Mweu
  • Institute for Biotechnology Research, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Matthew Ngugi
  • Matthew Ngugi
  • Department of Horticulture, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Fredah Maina
  • Fredah Maina
  • Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Naomi Nzilani
  • Naomi Nzilani
  • Department of Horticulture, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Wilton Mwema Mbinda
  • Wilton Mwema Mbinda
  • Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Pwani University, Kilifi, Kenya.
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Desta Bekele
  • Desta Bekele
  • Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research, Assosa Agricultural Research Center, Assosa, Ethiopia.
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Girma Abera
  • Girma Abera
  • School of Plant and Horticulture Science, College of Agriculture, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia.
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Amsalu Gobena
  • Amsalu Gobena
  • School of Plant and Horticulture Science, College of Agriculture, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 30 January 2020
  •  Accepted: 03 April 2020
  •  Published: 30 April 2020

Authors

Margaret Odeph
Institute for Biotechnology Research, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.

Wycliffe Wanjala Luasi
Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya.

Agnes Kavoo
Department of Horticulture, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.

Cecilia Mweu
Institute for Biotechnology Research, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.

Matthew Ngugi
Department of Horticulture, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.

Fredah Maina
Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization, Nairobi, Kenya.

Naomi Nzilani
Department of Horticulture, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.

Wilton Mwema Mbinda
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Pwani University, Kilifi, Kenya.

Desta Bekele
Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research, Assosa Agricultural Research Center, Assosa, Ethiopia.

Girma Abera
School of Plant and Horticulture Science, College of Agriculture, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia.

Amsalu Gobena
School of Plant and Horticulture Science, College of Agriculture, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia.

Corresponding Author Email: [email protected]