Department of Crop Production
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Department of Crop Production

In order to make effective contributions to the achievement of the College philosophies and objectives, the Department undertakes the following courses: Crop Breeding, Agricultural Botany, Entomology, Physiology of Crop Growth and and objectives, the Department undertakes the following courses: Crop Breeding, Agricultural Botany, Entomology, Physiology of Crop Growth and Yield, Genetic, Forest Resource Management, Permanent and Arable Crop Production among others.

The specific objectives are to:

1.       Expose students to basic principles of crop production, protection and breeding

2.       Organize on-farm varietal trials on crops for method and oriented demonstration purposes

3.       Organize Farm Practical training (FPT)

4.       Expose students to the practice of land evaluation and management and

5.       Provide professional advice to farmers