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KENYA CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION

 FORM III-AGRICULTURE SYLLABUS

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22.0.0 WEEDS AND WEED CONTROL (15 LESSONS)

22.1.0 Specific Objectives

22.2.1 Weeds

  • Definition of weed

  • Weed identification and classification competitive ability of weeds (Appropriate examples for each ability)

  • Harmful effects of weeds (appropriate examples for each effect) (See Appendix II for weeds to be studied)

22.2.2 Weed control methods

  • Chemical weed control:

   - Classes of herbicides

   - Methods of application

   - Safety measures in use of chemicals

  • Mechanical weed control

  • Cultural weed control

  • Biological weed control

  • Legislative control