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FORM IFORM IIFORM IIIFORM IVQUIZ

KENYA CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION

FORM III-AGRICULTURE SYLLABUS

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23.0.0 CROP PESTS AND DISEASES(14 LESSONS)

23.1.0 Specific Objectives 

23.2.1 Pests

  • Definition

  • Classification of pests:

   - Mode of feeding

   - Crops attacked

   - Stage of growth of crop attacked

   - Field and storage pests

  •  Identification of common pests

  •  Harmful effects of pests

  • Pest control measures

23.2.2 Diseases

  • Definition

  • Classification of diseases according to cause

  • Identification of common diseases

  • Disease control

  • Harmful effects of diseases

  • Disease control measures (see appendices Ill and IV for pests and diseases to be studied)

Note: Remind learners of safety in mixing, using and storing of chemicals including container disposal as in unit 2200)