Staff Profile

/Ir Lawrence Masaka

Ir Lawrence Masaka

Lecturer


Qualifications:

  • MSc Animal Science
  • BSc Livestock and Wildlife Management (Honours) (MSU)
  • PDTE (MSU)

Research Interests:

  • Non conventional animal feeds
  • Protein utilisation in poultry.

Community Engagement:

  • Consulting nutritionist for livestock farmers.

Publications:

  • Masaka Lawrence, Mhaka Victor, Sungirai Marvelous, Nyamukanza Casper. (2015) Growth performance of Brangus steers fed graded levels of sun dried broiler litter as a substitute for cottonseed cake. Tropical Animal Health and Production. In press, DOI: 10.1007/s11250
  •  Gotora Timothy, Masaka Lawrence and Sungirai Marvelous. (2014) Effect of Cow Urine on the Growth Characteristics of Fusarium lateritium, an Important Coffee Fungus in Zimbabwe.International Journal of Agronomy vol 2014, Article ID 986068, 4 pages, DOI: 10.1155/2014/986068.
  • Sungirai Marvelous, Masaka Lawrence and Benhura Tonderai Maxwell. (2014) Validity of Weight Estimation Models in Pigs Reared Under Different Management Conditions. Veterinary Medicine International vol 2014, Article ID 530469, 5 pages, DOI: 10.1155/2014/530469.
  • Masaka Lawrence, Sungirai Marvelous, Nyamukanza Casper, Bhondai Chido (2014) Sow Culling in a Commercial Pig Herd in Zimbabwe. Tropical Animal Health and Production, 46 (5) 725-731.
  • Sungirai Marvelous, Masaka Lawrence, Mbiba Clifton (2014) Prevalence of Taenia Saginata Cystercercosis in the Matebeleland Provinces of Zimbabwe. Tropical Animal Health and Production, 46 (4) 623-627.
  • Sungirai Marvelous, Mucheni Moses and Masaka Lawrence (2013) Efficacy of Different Concentrations of Aloe chabaudii Leaf Gel as a Substitute for a Sulfonamide in the Control of Avian Coccidiosis. Open Journal of Applied Sciences 3 430-435

 

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