Playlist: Shamba Shape Up: Series 8

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Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 23 Broilers & Layers (Swahili)

We have a special episode on rearing Broilers and Layers.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 23 Broilers & Layers (English)

We have a special episode on rearing Broilers and Layers.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 22 Kienyeji Chicken (Swahili)

We have a special episode on rearing Kienyeji chicken.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 22 Kienyeji Chicken (English)

We have a special episode on rearing Kienyeji chicken.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 21 Dairy Cows (Swahili)

We have a special episode on dairy cow management.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 21 Dairy Cows (English)

We have a special episode on dairy cow management.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 20 Maize (Swahili)

We have a special program on maize .

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 20 Maize (English)

We have a special program on maize .

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 19 Digi Farm, Post Harvest Storage, Fertilisers (Swahili)

We are in Kajiado County visiting Stella and Joseph. We introduce them to Digi Farm a mobile phone platform that is helping farmers increase profits, have a look at his store room and advice them on what improvements to make. We also test their soil, have an expert on fertilisers and educate them on the benefits of using a solar home system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 19 Digi Farm, Post Harvest Storage, Fertilisers (English)

We are in Kajiado County visiting Stella and Joseph. We introduce them to Digi Farm a mobile phone platform that is helping farmers increase profits, have a look at his store room and advice them on what improvements to make. We also test their soil, have an expert on fertilisers and educate them on the benefits of using a solar home system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 18 Pig Farming, Digi Farm, Post Harvest Losses (Swahili)

We are in Meru County visiting a farm manager Alex Maingi. We introduce him to Digi Farm a mobile phone platform that is making farmers lives easier, do a soil test and get an expert on fertilisers. We also have a look at improving his pigs, educate him on the impact of climate change and how to properly store his maize to avoid post harvest losses.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 18 Pig Farming, Digi Farm, Post Harvest Losses (English)

We are in Meru County visiting a farm manager Alex Maingi. We introduce him to Digi Farm a mobile phone platform that is making farmers lives easier, do a soil test and get an expert on fertilisers. We also have a look at improving his pigs, educate him on the impact of climate change and how to properly store his maize to avoid post harvest losses.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 17 Beef Cattle, Farm Transport, Lion Lights (Swahili)

We are in Kajiado County visiting Bernard and Jemima. We look at how to improve profits in their beef cattle business, and inform them on the benefits of having a truck to help transport the cattle to market. We also do a soil test and introduce them to Lion Lights that help keep their livestock safe from Lions.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 17 Beef Cattle, Farm Transport, Lion Lights (English)

We are in Kajiado County visiting Bernard and Jemima. We look at how to improve profits in their beef cattle business, and inform them on the benefits of having a truck to help transport the cattle to market. We also do a soil test and introduce them to Lion Lights that help keep their livestock safe from Lions.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 16 Fish Farming, Certified Seeds, Home Biogas (Swahili)

We are in Kiambu County visiting farmer Michael Ndiba. We first do a soil test then look into improving his maize yield by using certified seeds, proper farm management methods and post harvest storage. We also advise him on how to correctly start a fish farm, introduce him to a convenient new biogas system and a vehicle to help out their farmers group with their transport needs.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 16 Fish Farming, Certified Seeds, Home Biogas (English)

We are in Kiambu County visiting farmer Michael Ndiba. We first do a soil test then look into improving his maize yield by using certified seeds, proper farm management methods and post harvest storage. We also advise him on how to correctly start a fish farm, introduce him to a convenient new biogas system and a vehicle to help out their farmers group with their transport needs.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 15 Post-Harvest Storage, Dairy Cows, Farm Transport (Swahili)

We are in Njoro, Nakuru County visiting Mr and Mrs Riungu. We learn how to feed dairy cows in different stages of production in order to get maximum milk yield and how to properly store maize after harvest. We also do a soil test and inform them about the benefits of having a pickup for farm transport.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 15 Post-Harvest Storage, Dairy Cows, Farm Transport (English)

We are in Njoro, Nakuru County visiting Mr and Mrs Riungu. We learn how to feed dairy cows in different stages of production in order to get maximum milk yield and how to properly store maize after harvest. We also do a soil test and inform them about the benefits of having a pickup for farm transport.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 14 Plant Nutrition, Tomatoes, Mangoes (Swahili)

We are in Nakuru County visiting Henry and his grandmother Teresia. We do a soil test and educate him on the benefits of using crop specific fertilisers for proper crop nutrition. We also introduce him to a new tomato variety to help increase yield, help deal with pest and diseases in his mangoes and install a solar home system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 14 Plant Nutrition, Tomatoes, Mangoes (English)

We are in Nakuru County visiting Henry and his grandmother Teresia. We do a soil test and educate him on the benefits of using crop specific fertilisers for proper crop nutrition. We also introduce him to a new tomato variety to help increase yield, help deal with pest and diseases in his mangoes and install a solar home system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 13 Dairy Fertility, Carrots, Maize Storage (Swahili)

We are in Molo visiting Carol and Weldon Cheruiyot. We first do a soil test then have a look at how to improve their dairy cows fertility by using supplements and targeted breeding. We also advice them on the carrot variety to plant in order to increase yield, learn how to properly harvest and store maize, introduce them to a solar home system and inform them on the benefits of having a pickup on the shamba.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 13 Dairy Fertility, Carrots, Maize Storage (English)

We are in Molo visiting Carol and Weldon Cheruiyot. We first do a soil test then have a look at how to improve their dairy cows fertility by using supplements and targeted breeding. We also advice them on the carrot variety to plant in order to increase yield, learn how to properly harvest and store maize, introduce them to a solar home system and inform them on the benefits of having a pickup on the shamba.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 12 Mangoes, Dairy Supplements, Tomatoes (Swahili)

We are Embu County visiting brothers, Peter and Kioko. We learn how to properly manage and harvest mangoes and a new way of drying them to increase their shelf life. We also have a look at how to improve their dairy cows health, introduce them to a new maize variety that matures faster and help with pests and diseases in their tomatoes.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 12 Mangoes, Dairy Supplements, Tomatoes (English)

We are Embu County visiting brothers, Peter and Kioko. We learn how to properly manage and harvest mangoes and a new way of drying them to increase their shelf life. We also have a look at how to improve their dairy cows health, introduce them to a new maize variety that matures faster and help with pests and diseases in their tomatoes.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 11 Soil Health, Dairy Calf, Maize Storage(Swahili)

We are in Bungoma County visiting Betty Naliaka. We learn the importance of doing a soil test to know which nutrients are lacking in the soil and which fertilizers to use. We also learn how to properly rear healthy dairy calves and how to safely store maize after harvest.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 11 Soil Health, Dairy Calf, Maize Storage (English)

We are in Bungoma County visiting Betty Naliaka. We learn the importance of doing a soil test to know which nutrients are lacking in the soil and which fertilizers to use. We also learn how to properly rear healthy dairy calves and how to safely store maize after harvest.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 10 Tea, Economies of Scale, Dairy Cows (Swahili)

We are in Trans Nzoia County just outside Kitale visiting Monica and Stephen Mbatia. We learn about the benefits of practicing economies of scale when farming and doing a soil test to know which fertilizers to use. We also introduce them to a solar home system and advice them on how to increase milk yield from their dairy cows by using artificial insemination.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 10 Tea, Economies of Scale, Dairy Cows (English)

We are in Trans Nzoia County just outside Kitale visiting Monica and Stephen Mbatia. We learn about the benefits of practicing economies of scale when farming and doing a soil test to know which fertilizers to use. We also introduce them to a solar home system and advice them on how to increase milk yield from their dairy cows by using artificial insemination.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 09 Broiler Chicken, Potatoes, Cabbages (Swahili)

We are in Trans-Nzoia County just outside Kitale visiting Christine and her friend Josephine. We learn how to properly feed broiler chicken in order to get them to good selling weight and how to increase the yield in potatoes by using soil testing and fertilisers. We also help deal with pests and diseases in their cabbages and introduce them to an expert on farm transport.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 09 Broiler Chicken, Potatoes, Cabbages (English)

We are in Trans-Nzoia County just outside Kitale visiting Christine and her friend Josephine. We learn how to properly feed broiler chicken in order to get them to good selling weight and how to increase the yield in potatoes by using soil testing and fertilisers. We also help deal with pests and diseases in their cabbages and introduce them to an expert on farm transport.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 08 Mangoes, Oranges, Home Biogas (Swahili)

We are in Muranga county visiting Patrick Kitheka who is an expert mango farmer. We learn about value addition in mangoes and how to properly harvest and transport them. We also deal with pests and diseases in oranges and introduce him to a home biogas system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 08 Mangoes, Oranges, Home Biogas (English)

We are in Muranga county visiting Patrick Kitheka who is an expert mango farmer. We learn about value addition in mangoes and how to properly harvest and transport them. We also deal with pests and diseases in oranges and introduce him to a home biogas system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 07 Onions, Layer Chicken, Fodder Crops (Swahili)

We are in Eldoret, Uasin Ngishu County visiting Karen Langat. We have a look at improving her already booming layer chicken business and advice her on the importance of soil testing when growing fodder crops.She wants to venture into the onion business so we bring in an expert to advice her and also show her the benefits of owning a tractor.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 07 Onions, Layer Chicken, Fodder Crops (English)

We are in Eldoret, Uasin Ngishu County visiting Karen Langat. We have a look at improving her already booming layer chicken business and advice her on the importance of soil testing when growing fodder crops.She wants to venture into the onion business so we bring in an expert to advice her and also show her the benefits of owning a tractor.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 06 Potatoes, Dairy Cows, Solar Home System (Swahili)

We are in Eldoret, Uasin Ngishu County visiting Sarah Kemboi. We get advice on breeding with artificial insemination to get stronger, healthier cows and how to make sure calves reach breeding stage as soon as possible. We also learn how to deal with pests and diseases in potatoes and the benefits of using a solar home system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 06 Potatoes, Dairy Cows, Solar Home System (English)

We are in Eldoret, Uasin Ngishu County visiting Sarah Kemboi. We get advice on breeding with artificial insemination to get stronger, healthier cows and how to make sure calves reach breeding stage as soon as possible. We also learn how to deal with pests and diseases in potatoes and the benefits of using a solar home system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 05 Rice Fertiliser, Water Melons, Dairy Cows (Swahili)

We are in Mwea, Kirinyaga County visiting Michael and Flora. We introduce them to a new technique for applying fertiliser for rice and bring them an expert on watermelons to help increase their yield. We also have a look at how to properly care for dairy calves and how to deal with household pests.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 05 Rice Fertiliser, Watermelons, Dairy Cows (English)

We are in Mwea, Kirinyaga County visiting Michael and Flora. We introduce them to a new technique for applying fertiliser for rice and bring them an expert on watermelons to help increase their yield. We also have a look at how to properly care for dairy calves and how to deal with household pests.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 04 Coffee, Potatoes, Dairy Hygiene (Swahili)

We are in Embu county visiting Sicily and Njeru. We introduce them to crop specific fertilisers for coffee and herbicides to help save them money when weeding. We also inform them about the importance of using certified seeds and how to maintain proper dairy hygiene.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 04 Coffee, Potatoes, Dairy Hygiene (English)

We are in Embu county visiting Sicily and Njeru. We introduce them to crop specific fertilisers for coffee and herbicides to help save them money when weeding. We also inform them about the importance of using certified seeds and how to maintain proper dairy hygiene.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 03 Fish Feed, Herbicides, Solar System (Swahili)

We are in Bungoma county home of the Nabuyole Falls visiting Justus. We introduce him to certified seeds to increase his yield and herbicides to help reduce his labour cost when weeding. We also bring him a feeding solution for his fish and instal a solar home system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 03 Fish Feed, Herbicides, Solar System (English)

We are in Bungoma county home of the Nabuyole Falls visiting Justus. We introduce him to certified seeds to increase his yield and herbicides to help reduce his labour cost when weeding. We also bring him a feeding solution for his fish and instal a solar home system.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 02 Watermelons, Green Maize, Dairy Cows (Swahili)

We are in Kirinyaga County visiting John and Martha. Sticking to our theme of farming as a business, we introduce them to crop specific fertilizers and certified seeds to help increase their yield thus increasing profits.We also look at pests and diseases affecting their watermelons and dairy cows.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 02 Watermelons, Green Maize, Dairy Cows (English)

We are in Kirinyaga County visiting John and Martha. Sticking to our theme of farming as a business, we introduce them to crop specific fertilizers and certified seeds to help increase their yield thus increasing profits.We also look at pests and diseases affecting their watermelons and dairy cows.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 01 Pigs, Soil Testing, Certified Seeds (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up. Our theme this season is farming as a business. We are in Embu County visiting Cecily Muchiri and her son Charles. We first do a soil test then introduce them to crop specific fertilizers. We also learn about the benefits of using certified seeds for a higher yield and how to properly feed pigs in order to get them ready for the market in good time.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 08 - Ep 01 Pigs, Soil Testing, Certified Seeds (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up. Our theme this season is farming as a business. We are in Embu County visiting Cecily Muchiri and her son Charles. We first do a soil test then introduce them to crop specific fertilizers. We also learn about the benefits of using certified seeds for a higher yield and how to properly feed pigs in order to get them ready for the market in good time.