Browsing College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) by Author "Talwana, Herbert"
Nalukenge, Imelda; Talwana, Herbert; Balirwa, Elizabeth; Musinguzi, Patrick; Sentumbwe, Samuel; Fungo, Robert (2006-04-13)An abstracts report of the Faculty of Agriculture graduate workshop conducted on the theme: “Generating demand driven technologies: the role of graduate agricultural research”
Effect of marker aided pyramiding of anthracnose and pythium root rot resistance genes on plant agronomic characters among advanced common bean genotypes Kiryowa, Moses; Nkalubo, Stanley; Mukankusi, Claire; Talwana, Herbert; Gibson, Paul; Tukamuhabwa, Phinehas (Canadian Center for Science and Education, 2015-11-24)One of the factors that accounts for the low yields in common bean is the simultaneous occurrence of diseases on the common bean crop. Bean root rots and anthracnose are the most important common bean diseases that ...
Resistance to the weevils Cylas puncticollis and Cylas brunneus conferred by sweetpotato root surface compounds Anyanga, M. Otema; Muyinza, Harriet; Talwana, Herbert; Hall, David R.; Farman, Dudley I.; Ssemakula, Gorrettie N.; Mwanga, Robert O. M.; Stevenson, Philip C. (Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 2013-08-01)Seven resistant varieties of sweetpotato were compared with three susceptible varieties in ﬁeld trials and laboratory bioassays and showed that resistance was an active process rather than an escape mechanism, as ﬁeld ...