Staff Profile

/Mr Pepukai Manjeru

Mr Pepukai Manjeru

Lecturer, Department of Agronomy


Qualifications:

  • MSc Crop Science, UZ,
  • Bsc Honours Agriculture, UZ

Research Interest:

  • Breeding crops for increased nutrition and tolerance to abiotic and biotic stress

 Publications

  • ManjeruP, R.T Mharapara, G. Makunde, T Madanzi (2010) Performance of F3 Common bean    populations under rain fed conditions in Zimbabwe. Midlands State university journal of                      science, Gweru, Zimbabwe
  • Manjeru P, T. Madanzi, B. Makeredza, A. Nciizah and M. Sithole (2007) Effects of       water stress at different growth stages on components and grain yield of Common            bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) African Crop Science Proceedings Vol. 8. Pp. 299-   303. El-Mina, Egypt
  • Madanzi T, P. Manjeru, M. Muhambi, B. Makeredza and T.B. Darikwa (2007) Effect      of storage length on early stand establishment of four sorghum (Sorghum bicolour L ) varieties in the smallholder sector of Zimbabwe. African Crop Science Proceedings Vol. 8. Pp. 9-13. El-Mina, Egypt
  • James Chitamba, Pepukai Manjeru, Cleopas Chenai Chinheya, Nhamo Mudada and Maxwell Handiseni, PLANT-PARASITIC NEMATODES ASSOCIATED WITH BANANA (MUSA SPP.) IN RUSITU VALLEY, ZIMBABWE,      NEMATROPICA Vol. 43, No. 1, 2013
  • James Chitamba , Pepukai Manjeru , Cleopas C. Chinheya & Maxwell Handiseni, Evaluation of legume intercrops on the population dynamics and damage level of burrowing nematode (Radopholus similis) in banana (Musa spp.) Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection
  • 6. Blessing Chapepa, James Chitamba, Pepukai Manjeru, Nhamo Mudada, Screening of Gossypium hirsutum germplasm against Verticillium dahlia Kleb by natural infection, International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research (IJAAR)
  • 7. R. T. Muzhandu, C. C. Chinheya, P. Manjeru and S. Dimbi, Use of edaphic factors to map the spatial distribution of root knot nematodes in tobacco plantations, African Journal of Agricultural Research
  • 8. Ndige T., Madanzi T., Manjeru P., and Kapenzi A., Seed Priming and Water Potential effects on Germination and Emergence of Common Bean (Phaseolus Vulgaris L.), Midlands State University Journal of Science, Agriculture and Technology Volume 3(1), 2012
  • 9. Muzhandu R. T, Chinheya C. C, Dimbi S and Manjeru P, Efficacy of Abamectin for   the control of root knot nematodes in tobacco seedling production in Zimbabwe, African Journal of Agricultural Research

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