Article / Disease Control / Interview / Kenya / People

Sheila Ommeh, her journey through agricultural research and passion for chicken research

Sheila Ommeh is one of the few scientists who are devoted chicken research, in this interview, we connect the dots from the moment her initial curiosity on agricultural research was stirred to her current research highlights. Q: Have you always wanted to be a scientist? SO: Yes, my curiosity started in the early 1990s when … Continue reading

Ethiopia / Students

My Experience in Ethiopia by Sarah Marketon, Student Associate

Expedition to Ethiopia Sarah N. Marketon  a junior at Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted High School, Minnesota, USA, came to ILRI – Ethiopia as an intern through the World Food Prize Borlaug-Ruan International Internship placement program.  While in Ethiopia she was attached to the chicken for health development projectsupervised by Dr. Tadelle Dessie.   She summarizes her experience in … Continue reading