Dept. of Crops, Horticulture and Soils
P O Box 536 Egerton, Kenya.
Cell phone: +254 723 119044
Profession: Horticulturalist/University Lecturer/Researcher.
Joined in 2005
2016 Committee member/Journal Editor
2014 to 2015 Chairman
2013 Vice Chairman
2012 Committee member
2010 to 2011 Treasurer
2006 to 2009 Vice Treasurer
2005 D.Sc. (Postharvest Physiology of Horticultural Crops), Zhejiang University
2000 M.Sc. Horticulture, University of Nairobi
1984 B.Sc. Agric. (Major – Vegetable Science), Haryana Agricultural University
March 2012 – to – date: Senior Lecturer in Horticulture – Egerton University
August 2005 to February 2012: Lecturer in Horticulture – Egerton University
E.O. Gogo, S. Huyskens-Keil, A. Kromlowski, C. Ulrichs, U. Schmidt, A. Opiyo and D. Dannehl. Impact of direct-electric-current on growth and bioactive compounds of African nightshade (Solanum scabrum Mill.) plants. Journal of Applied Botany and Food Quality. 2016; Vol. 89, 60 -67.
Gogo E O, Opiyo A M, Ulrichs C and Huyskens-Keil S. Postharvest treatments of African leafy vegetables for food security in Kenya: A Review. African Journal of Horticultural Science. June 2016; Vol. 9, 32 – 40.
Esther Waithira Muturi, Arnold Mathew Opiyo and Joseph Nyamori Aguyoh. Economic efficiency of green maize intercropped with beans grown under Tithonia and inorganic fertilizer. African Journal of Agricultural Research. May 2016; Vol. 11 (18) 1638 – 1645
I. C. Sibomana, A. M. Opiyo and J. N. Aguyoh. Influence of soil moisture levels and packaging on postharvest qualities of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum). African Journal of Agricultural Research. 2015 Vol. 10 (12) 1392 – 1400.
Jiang, Juan; Jiang, Li; Zhang, Li; Luo, Bo; Opiyo, Arnold and Yu, Zhifang. Changes in protein profile in fresh-cut lotus tuber before and after browning. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. March 2012, 3955 – 3965.