Name: MDAIMA HAMZA MBANO
Working place in Quzhou: NA
YEAR OF STUDY
China Agricultural University
Msc. In Environmental science, Resource utilization and plant protection
2019 to date
Sokoine University of Agriculture(SUA)
Bachelor degree of Science in Applied Agricultural Extension
2010 - 2013
Ministry of Agriculture Training Institute (MATI)
Diploma in Crop Production
2005 - 2007
Mkwawa High School
Advance level Certificate of Secondary Education (PCB)
Same Secondary School
Ordinary level Certificate of Secondary Education( science)
1999 - 2002
Kisima Primary School
1992 - 1998
As an Agriculture officer at Liwale district council, BRAC foundation and Kibaha, I have been able to do the following activities:
Establishment and Supervision of Farmers Field Schools i.e. Maize, Cassava and vegetables.
Participate in the preparation of District Agricultural Development programs and department annual budget.
Organize and conducting regular training to farmers on good agricultural practices, meetings and study tours.
Provide linkage between Farmers and Researchers i.e. Sugar Research and Naliendele Research institutes.
Link farmer with market actors by bringing awareness to Cashew nut growers on the use of WAREHOUSE RECEIPT SYSTEM.
Prepare various District agricultural reports such as monthly, quarterly and annual report.
Establishment of 6 farmer field schools, 3 of cassava and 3 of local chicken production each with 25 members at Liwale district Council.
Provide training to 102 farmer about general knowledge on cassava production ie planting, control pests and diseases and varieties of cassava
Provide training to 92 women farmers on agriculture skills especially the use efficient farming techniques and proven technologies and they were linked with micro finance institution to access agriculture inputs in term of loans.
Research topic of my thesis:
Assessing factors limiting yield and phosphorus use efficiency in maize production under smallholder farming in Tanzania
What have you done in Quzhou Experiment Station? NA
TANZANIA: Due to Covid-19 situation I have been out of Quzhou so I conducted my field at Tanzania especially Kibaha which is my working station. During this time I have been able to attend various agricultural activities conducted at Kibaha town council. Participate in various seminars and training of farmers on good agronomic practices and post-harvest loses of crops especially maize and cashew nut. Moreover I have able to participate in preparation of Nanenane exhibition starting from demo plot preparation, farmer selection and attending the show which took about 10days. Another activity done is establishment of farmer field schools of cassava and sweet potato at Pangani and Kongowe ward. Last but not least I have been working of my research whereby I did online defense of the thesis, then prepare survey questionnaire, selecting survey farmers and now am in data collection stage. Up to now I have already surveyed 70 farmers.
88 demo plot
Research Survey Field visits