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DSS for Grevillea Robusta




About the Project


In the year 2010, Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI), recognized decision support systems (DSS) as an appropriate technology for speeding development in the forestry sector. To realize this technology, the Institute sponsored one of the first DSS for Grevillea robusta tree management project in conjunction with the University of Nairobi (UON). The project began in May 2010 and was presented as a masters thesis, and during crack that was held at KEFRI in May 2010. Through the development, implementation and evaluation of the DSS, the initiative is helping farmers, scientists and forest stakeholders through out Kenya to optimize Grevillea robusta production and development.