The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform has warned farmers, especially in the Kavango East, Kavango West, Zambezi, Kunene North, Omusati, Oshana, Oshikoto, Ohangwena, Otjozondjupa and Omaheke Regions, to be on the lookout for possible crop pest and disease outbreaks in crop-growing regions as a result of good rainfall and increasing temperature.A statement issued by the Ministry explained that the best time to conduct scouting around the crop field is early mornings and once a farmer detects pests, it is recommended that they apply different control methods such as destroying pests and applying sand to suffocate the pests.