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Mr. Nicholas K. Kibitok

Nicholas Kipchumba Kibitok (BSc)

Department Of Animal Science

Faculty of Agriculture

P. O. Box 536, 20115 Egerton, Kenya

Mobile: +254 724 479 084

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EDUCATION

July, 2012

Advanced Certificate Course on Quality and safety of Agro-products

Ministry of Education of People’s Republic of China and Egerton University.

September 2009 to Date

Registered for MSc Environmental Science

Egerton University, Egerton. Kenya

2000-2004

Bachelor of Sciences (Botany, Zoology and Geography)

Egerton University, Egerton. Kenya

FIELD OF SPECIALIZATION

Animal Nutrition Laboratory Technology and Environmental Health

WORK EXPERIENCE

April 2010 - present

Senior Technologist II, Department of Animal Science, Egerton University

2007 – April 2008

Technologist Department of Animal Sciences, Egerton University

Dec.1997-May 2000

Technician Department of Animal Sciences, attached to the visiting scientist carrying out research in sub-clinical mastitis; Other diagnostic work: Worm Egg count using Improved Mc Master method, Rose-Begal test for Brucella organism and Biochemical tests for their identification (Indol, Salt-Broth, Glucose, Nitrate, Urea Etc).

Sept.18th to Dec.22nd 1996

Training; practical attachment at KEMRI at the Clinical Centre; Duties: Hematology, Serology, Parasitology, Clinical chemistry, Stool &Urine analysis.

Jan 2nd-to May 8th 1997

Training; practical attachment at Marie Stopes Clinics: Duties; - Clinical Hematology, Microbiology, Serology, Parasitology and Clinical chemistry.

June 1992 to Oct.1992

Trainng;attached at Ngongogeri Farm: Duties included Animal Health Management and care including farm operations and livestock duties.

MOST RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

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T.P. Lanyasunya, H. Wang, S.T. Kariuki, E. A. Mukisira, S. A. Abudulrazak, N. K. Kibitok, J. O. Ondiek. The potential of Commelina benghalensis as forage for ruminants. Animal Feed Since and Technology (2007), doi:10.1016/j.anifeedsci.2007.10.009.

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T. P. Lanyasunya, Hongrong Wang, E.A. Mukisira, S. Abudulrazak, F.B. Lukibisi, D.M. Kuria and N. K. Kibitok. Effects of manure or fertilizer application on yield of sorghum alum Harvested at different stages. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 6(7):879-882, 2007ISSN:1680-5593.

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T. P. Lanyasunya, H. Wang, S.T. Kariuki, E.A. Mukisira, S.A. Abudulrazak N. K. Kibitok and J. O. Ondiek. Effects of maturity and fertilizer Application on in-vitro Gas production Characteristics of Sorghum alum ,Commelina benghalensis and Vicia villosa Roth .Journal of Animal and veterinary Advances 6(8):943-949,2007 ISSNP:1680-5593

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T. P. Lanyasunya, H. Wang, E.A. Mukisira, and N. K. Kibitok. Effects of manure or fertilizer Application on Height at Different Stages. Agriculture Journal 2(1):82-86, 2007.

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T. P. Lanyasunya, H. Wang, E.A. Mukisira, S.A. Abudulrazak, N. K. Kibitok and F.B. Lukibisi. Effect of supplementary soil nitrogen on yield of Vica villosa Roth harvested at different maturity stages. International Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences, 2(3):157-163, 2006

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Joel K. Kiboss and Nicholas K. Kibitok. Re-Emergence of Tuberculosis among the economically productive age in Kenya: Case of Mombasa District. Journal of Social Development in Africa, Vol. 18 no.2 2003, ISSN 1012-1080.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Animal Nutrition Laboratory Technology, Environmental Health, Biotechnology, Agro-products, Feed and Milk Quality and Safety