KOURA W. Tatiana

Laboratory of Applied Ecology

Faculty of Agronomic Sciences

University of Abomey Calavi

01 BP 526 Cotonou, Benin

Tel: (229) 97171859

Lab: (229) 21303084

Fax: (229) 21303084

Email: thalia052002@yahoo.fr

EDUCATION

  • PhD Student, University of Abomey Calavi, Major: Management of Animal Resources
  • Master of Science, University of Abomey Calavi, 2009, Major: Management of Animal Resources
  • Master of Science, Agricultural Engineering Degree, University of Abomey Calavi, 2007, Major: Animal Production
  • Bachelor Degree, University of Abomey Calavi, 2006, Major: General Agronomy 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Research Assistant, Laboratory of Applied Ecology, University of Abomey Calavi, 2010-present
  • Trainer at CFAPSAT February – September 2008 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • International Networks for Family Poultry Development (INFPD).
  • West African Network of Organic Agriculture Research and Training (WOANORT).
  • Beninese Association of Pastoralism. 

CURRENT RESEARCH

  • Physicochemical and microbiological parameter changes of three types of oil palm waste-manure during composting and   their effects on tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) and chili (Capsicum annuum) yields 

PAST RESEARCH

  • Introduction of organic grasslands in the management of cattle production systems in Cape Coast Metropolis, Ghana
  • Identification and evaluation of the phenotype and the production of local guinea flow varieties breeding in Atacora, Benin
  • Contribution to the promotion and diversification of  avian products : evaluation of growth performance and qualities of capons