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M-FODDER A WORLD CLASS INNOVATION

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Tue, 2015-11-17 09:25
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Mr. Elvis Ouma, B.Sc. Range Management, University of Nairobi (Class 2014)

WORLD CLASS INNOVATOR

Mr. Elvis Ouma is a current Range Management master’s student in the LARMAT Department, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Science (CAVS).  He has won a USAID Secure Water for Fund (SWFF) Round 3 Award announced at the Amsterdam International Water week 2015 on 3rd November 2015.

His innovation dubbed M-Fodder was among the top 12 innovations from over 400 applicants from 67 countries worldwide. This was the second award. The first award was CTA top 20 innovations won in 2013 at Arnhem Netherlands while he was a fourth year in Bachelor in Range Management at CAVS.

Mr. Ouma has travelled to various innovation fora in several countries which includes: the Netherlands, US, Germany, Malawi, Tanzania, and Botswana. He also presented his Innovation at the University of Nairobi innovation week on 7th august 2015. In collaboration with the African Drylands Institute for Sustainability (former Centre for Sustainable Dryland Ecosystems and Societies (CSDES)) at University of Nairobi and USAID, Elvis Ouma has won a big SWFF research grant to upscale the M-Fodder innovation in the 3 East African countries namely; Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania mainly targeting smallholder farmers in the livestock sectors. The African Drylands Institute, Department of LARMAT and CAVS fraternity wish to warmly congratulate Mr. Elvis Ouma for this great achievement.

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