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Donald Muriuki Gerald Njarui Edit Profile

educator , research scientist

Donald Muriuki Gerald Njarui, Kenyan research scientist, educator. Achievements include development of fodder production systems for livestock in semi-arid Kenya. Research grants, ASARECA. Member of Tropical Grassland Society Australia Inc.

Background

Njarui, Donald Muriuki Gerald was born on March 23, 1961 in Embu, Kenya.

Education

Diploma in Agriculture, Egerton College, 1985. B App Science in Rural Technology, University Queensland, Australia, 1990. M Agr Science, University Queensland, 1993.

Doctor of Philosophy in Animal Production, Egerton University, Kenya, 2007.

Career

Technology officer, 1985—1992. Research officer II, 1994—1995. Head livestock and fodder research Kenya Agricultural Research Institute, Katumani Research Center, since 2008, principal research officer, since 2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of fodder production systems for livestock in semi-arid Kenya.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member of Tropical Grassland Society Australia Inc.

Connections

Married Lucy Njarui, November 1993. Children: Ken, Livia.

spouse:
Lucy Njarui

child:
Ken Njarui

child:
Livia Njarui