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

Urban and peri-urban crop farming in Central Uganda: Characteristics, constraints and opportunities for household food security and income

Mugisa, I. O.
  • Mugisa, I. O.
  • Mukono Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MuZARDI), National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O. Box. 164, Mukono, Uganda.
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Fungo, B.
  • Fungo, B.
  • National Forestry Resources Research Institute (NaFORRI), National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O. Box. 1752, Kampala, Uganda.
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Adur, S. O.
  • Adur, S. O.
  • National Crops Resources Research Institute (NaCCRI), Namulonge, National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O Box 7084, Kampala, Uganda.
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Ssemalulu, O.
  • Ssemalulu, O.
  • National Research Laboratories (NARL), Kawanda, National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O Box 7065, Kampala, Uganda.
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Molly, A.
  • Molly, A.
  • Mukono Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MuZARDI), National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O. Box. 164, Mukono, Uganda.
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Atim, J.
  • Atim, J.
  • Mukono Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MuZARDI), National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O. Box. 164, Mukono, Uganda.
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Nakyagaba, W.
  • Nakyagaba, W.
  • Mukono Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MuZARDI), National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O. Box. 164, Mukono, Uganda.
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Kizza, T.
  • Kizza, T.
  • Mukono Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MuZARDI), National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O. Box. 164, Mukono, Uganda.
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Kabanyoro, R.
  • Kabanyoro, R.
  • Mukono Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MuZARDI), National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O. Box. 164, Mukono, Uganda.
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Sseruwu, G.
  • Sseruwu, G.
  • Mukono Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MuZARDI), National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O. Box. 164, Mukono, Uganda.
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Akello, B. O.
  • Akello, B. O.
  • Mukono Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MuZARDI), National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO) P.O. Box. 164, Mukono, Uganda.
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  •  Received: 05 October 2016
  •  Accepted: 30 December 2016
  •  Published: 31 July 2017

How to cite this article

APA /
Mugisa, I. O., Fungo, B., Adur, S. O., Ssemalulu, O., Molly, A., Atim, J., Nakyagaba, W., Kizza, T., Kabanyoro, R., Sseruwu, G., & Akello, B. O. (2017). Urban and peri-urban crop farming in Central Uganda: Characteristics, constraints and opportunities for household food security and income. African Journal of Plant Science, 11(7), 264-275.
Chicago /
Mugisa, I. O., Fungo, B., Adur, S. O., Ssemalulu, O., Molly, A., Atim, J., Nakyagaba, W., Kizza, T., Kabanyoro, R.,  Sseruwu, G. and Akello, B. O.. "Urban and peri-urban crop farming in Central Uganda: Characteristics, constraints and opportunities for household food security and income." African Journal of Plant Science 11, no. 7 (2017): 264-275.
MLA /
Mugisa, et al. "Urban and peri-urban crop farming in Central Uganda: Characteristics, constraints and opportunities for household food security and income." African Journal of Plant Science 11.7 (2017): 264-275.