Kenya Forestry Research Institute

KENYA FORESTRY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
A Centre of Excellence in Forestry Research








Forest Productivity and Improvement (FPI).


Forest Productivity and Improvement (FPI) research theme generates technologies for: improved productivity of forest plantations and trees planted on farms; conservation of forest genetic resources; integration of high value trees on farms; and production of high quality tree germplasm.

The theme addresses challenges facing forestry through the following sub-themes:

Forest resource assessment
Biotechnology
Tree domestication and livelihoods
Germplasm production and conservation
Tree improvement and silviculture
Diversification of tree species
Forest fire management
Forest health

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High quality germplasm of Melia volkensii from seeds and tissue culture

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High quality germplasm of Melia volkensii from seeds and tissue culture

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Grevillea robusta

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Vitex keniensis

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Osyris lanceolata

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Cuppressus lusitanica

High quality germplasm from selected superior trees of priority on-farm and plantation species.