The purpose of this unit is to provide students with an understanding of the issues involved in rural development.  Students will understand and appreciate the role of women in agriculture.  Students will have the skills and knowledge of NGO and donor organizations and will be able to submit applications for project funding.

The purpose of this unit is to prepare students establish best practices for transportation of agricultural produce and livestock.  The course will enable the students to determine most economical and practical methods of transportation, as well as packaging and post harvest preparation.