Department of Crop Science


Mr Mathema Ndabanye



PhD in Crop Science Candidate at Chinhoyi University of Technology (2018- date)
Post Graduate Diploma in Higher Education 2019-2020 pending completion in June/July 2020
MSc in Crop Science – Agronomy Midlands State University Zimbabwe (2013-2014)
BSc Agriculture (Management) Zimbabwe Open University (2002 – 2006


Poor maize productivity in Zimbabwe: Can collusion in pricing by seed houses be the cause.
Tibugari, A., Chikasha, T., Manyeruke, N., Mathema, N., Musara, JP, Dlamini, D., Mapuranga, R., Mapanje, O., Banda, A and Parwada, Cogent food and Agriculture. 5: 1682230

Research interests

Mathema Ndabanye is involved in Crop science research with specialisation in the use of microbial insecticides in Crop production. With a strong background in Agronomy, his focus is on producing a bio-pesticides which can be fed into the Agro-industry of Zimbabwe there-by reducing the use of inorganic insecticides in Crop production, which will in-turn limit the health risks associated with over-use of inorganic pesticides.


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