This module provides skills and knowledge required to identify pests and disease on plants. It is important for a trainee to be able for identifying pests and disease in order to increase the production in terms of quality and quantity.


This module describes the skills and knowledge required to apply cropping techniques for cereal crops production (Wheat, Maize and Sorghum, rice) mainly grown in Rwanda.

The module will allow the learner to:

• Establish cereal crops( Wheat, Maize and Rice )in the field ;

• Maintain cereal crops( Wheat, Maize and Rice) in the field

• Harvest cereal crops (Wheat, Maize and Rice)

• Handle the products of cereal crops (Wheat, Maize and Rice)