Maseno University

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Name  Mr. Illa Abisalom Obuya
Department  Department of Applied Plant Sciences
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Address: School of Agriculture and Food Security
Department of Applied Plant Sciences
P.O. Box 333, Maseno, Kenya
Qualification: Dip (Bukura), BSc (Egerton), MSc (Maseno)
Ongoing Research: Currently enrolled for PhD in Horticulture.


1. Illa A.O., Odhiambo G.D. and Dida M.M (2010). Increasing imazapyr-resistant maize yield by increasing plant density under natural Striga hermonthica infestation. Agriculture and Biology Journal of North America 1(5): 1061-1068.
2. Illa A.O (2009). The effect of imazapyr-resistant maize (Zea mays L.) plant density under bean  intercrop on Striga hermonthica, maize and bean yield. MSc Thesis, Maseno University, Kenya.
3. Nyanjage M.O; Nyalala S.P.O., Illa A.O., Mugo B.W, Limbe A.E., Vulimu E.M. (2005) Extending Post-harvest life of sweet pepper (Capsicum annum L. ‘California Wonder’) with Modified Atmosphere Packaging and storage temperature. Agricultura Tropica et Subtropica Vol. 38(2).