Department of Life and Consumer Sciences

Mr AR Mudau

College of Agriculture & Environmental Sciences
School of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Department: Life and Consumer Sciences
Tel: 011 471 3921


  • BSc Botany and Zoology
  • BSc Hons Botany (Ecology)
  • Registered for MSc Agronomy

Fields of academic interests

Teaching interest

  • Animal and Plant Diversity
  • Plant Structure
  • Animal Diversity

Research interests

  • Agronomy
  • Ecology
  • Eco-physiology
  • Phytomedicine

Journal articles

  • Ambani R. Mudau, Mpumelelo M. Nkomo, Puffy Soundy, Hintsa T. Araya, Wonder Ngezimana and Fhatuwani N. Mudau. 2015. Influence of Post-Harvest Storage Temperature and Duration on Quality of Baby Spinach. HortTechnology, 25 (5): 665-670.

Paper presentations

International Conference

  • Mudau A.R., Nkomo M., Soundy P., Araya H.T., Ngezimana W. and Mudau F.N. Influence of post-harvest storage temperature and duration on quality of baby spinach. 4th International Conference on Agriculture and Horticulture, 13-15 July 2015. Beijing, China. (Oral)

Local Conference

  • Mudau A.R, Soundy P, Araya H.T, Ngezimana W and Mudau F.N. Production strategies and postharvest protocol for great quality of baby spinach (Spinacia oleracea L.): The effect on post harvest storage and time on quality of baby spinach. Combined Crops, Soils, Horticulture and Weeds Congress 19th to 22nd January 2015, Tramonto-George, Western Province, South Africa. (Poster)