The Department of Crop Sciences and Horticulture hosts a number of laboratories for teaching, research and consultancy. Our labs are found in different buildings within the Main Campus. They are organised according to their specialised functions.
The DCSH has graduate labs for entomology, weed science and general plant pathology. The entomology lab hosts a reference collection of various insects notably fruit flies of Tanzania. The DCSH has a fruit flies rearing facility located with the Horticulture Unit. Surveillance.
The Department of Crop Science and Horticulture in its Horticulture building hosts specialised laboratories on fruits, vegetables and post harvest research. These laboratories are mostly used for teaching and students’ research activities.