Shamba Shape Up : Season 2

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Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 1 Markets, Chillis, Cow Care (Swahili) We kick off with a visit to Lydia's Shamba in Nakuru. She needs advice on markets, drying her chilli's and seeds, and has a cow in calf that isn't giving her much milk. Time for a shape up! S02Ep01

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 1 Markets, Chillis, Cow Care (English) We kick off with a visit to Lydia's Shamba in Nakuru. She needs advice on markets, drying her chilli's and seeds, and has a cow in calf that isn't giving her much milk. Time for a shape up! S02Ep01

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 2 Soil Testing, Kale, Jikos (English) We visit Reginah's shamba to help her improve her soil quality by testing it and using the correct fertilisers. She gets help planting her new Kale crop, and learn about a new type of jiko. S02Ep02

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 2 Soil Testing, Kale, Jikos (Swahili) We visit Reginah's shamba to help her improve her soil quality by testing it and using the correct fertilizers. She gets help planting her new Kale crop, and learn about a new type of jiko. S02Ep02

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 3 Maize & Beans, Goat & Cow Care, Solar Power (Swahili) Bernard from Makueni has problems with his maize and bean crops, due to drought. He learns how to care for goats and cows correctly, while also understanding the importance of solar power. S02Ep03

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 3 Maize & Beans, Goat & Cow Care, Solar Power (English) Bernard from Makueni has problems with his maize and bean crops, due to drought. He learns how to care for goats and cows correctly, while also understanding the importance of solar power. S02Ep03

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 4 Rice Growing, Potato & Maize Crops, Chickens (English) Evans learns to use fertilisers to increase his rice crop, guttering, rainwater harvesting, and a jiko are added. Ways to increase potato, maize and chicken production are also discussed. S02Ep04

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 4 Rice Growing, Potato & Maize Crops, Chickens (Swahili) Evans learns to use fertilisers to increase his rice crop, while guttering, rainwater harvesting, and a jiko are added. Ways to increase potato, maize & chicken production are also discussed. S02Ep04

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 5 Maize, Push-Pull, Chickens (English) We visit George at Lake Victoria. Problems arise with Striga & Stem Borer in maize crop and he learns about Push Pull crops, while the women's group get chicken help. Water harvesting is add. S02Ep05

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 5 Maize, Push-Pull, Chickens (Swahili) We visit George at Lake Victoria. Problems arise with Striga & Stem Borer in maize and he learns about Push Pull crops, while Agnes' women's group get chicken help. Water harvesting is add. S02Ep05

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 6 Cow Care, Soil Testing, Banking (English) John from Rongai gets help getting his cows free from disease such mastitis, flees and ticks. His soil is tested for minerals and the team go to agricultural show to learn about banking. S02Ep06

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 6 Cow Care, Soil Testing, Banking (Swahili) John from Rongai gets help on his shamba getting his cows free from disease such mastitis, flees and ticks. His soil is tested and the team go to agricultural show to learn about banking. S02Ep06

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 7 Cow Care, Push-Pull, Soil Testing (English) Help is at hand for Mary & Maseno! SSU helps them build a cow shed, also improving their crops by introducing 'push-pull' technique and soil testing. A new roof is even added to their house! S02Ep07

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 7 Cow Care, Push-Pull, Soil Testing (Swahili) Help is at hand for Mary & Maseno! SSU helps them build a cow shed, also improving their crops by introducing 'push-pull' technique and soil testing. A new roof is even added to their house! S02Ep07

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 8 Climate Change, Water Harvesting, Solar Power (English) SSU looks at climate change and farming in semi-arid areas, including which crops grow in dry areas, using guttering to save water & selling crops at market. We also learn about solar power. S02Ep08

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 8 Climate Change, Water Harvesting, Solar Power (Swahili) SSU looks at climate change & farming in semi-arid areas, including which crops grow in dry areas, using guttering to save water and selling crops at market. We also learn about solar power. S02Ep08

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 9 Cow Care, Crop Disease, Napier Grass (English) We revisit John and Miriam's farm in Rongai. We learn how to help cows produce more milk & feeding. We also learn about water harvesting, crop disease, solar lights, fertiliser & napier grass S02Ep09

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 9 Cow Care, Crop Disease, Napier Grass (Swahili) We revisit John and Miriam's farm in Rongai. We learn how to help cows produce more milk & feeding. We also learn about water harvesting, crop disease, solar lights, fertiliser & napier grass S02Ep09

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 10 Cow Care, Chickens, Maize (Swahili) We visit Jarius in Kisumu to help him with the challenges of farming in a wheelchair. We look at cows, chickens, & maize problems as well as look at why jikos and solar lamps are useful. S02Ep10

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 10 Cow Care, Chickens, Maize (English) We visit Jarius in Kisumu to help him with the challenges of farming in a wheelchair. We look at cows, chickens & maize problems as well as look at why jikos and solar lamps are useful. S02Ep10

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 11 Push-Pull, Goat Care, Making Silage (Swahili) SSU visits Lake Victoria to teach Lawrence about push-pull technology and how to look after goats. We learn how to make silage and hay, as well as solar lights and how to build a kitchen! S02Ep11

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 11 Push-Pull, Goat Care, Making Silage (English) SSU visits Lake Victoria to teach Lawrence about push-pull technology and how to look after goats. We learn how to make silage and hay, as well as solar lights and how to build a kitchen! S02Ep11

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 12 Climate Change, Zero- Grazing, Push-Pull (Swahili) A SSU Special looks at the problems caused by climate change. We look at a weather research centre, planting trees, making a compost heap, zero grazing pens, water harvesting & push-pull. S02Ep12

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 12 Climate Change, Zero- Grazing, Push-Pull (English) A SSU Special looks at the problems caused by climate change. We look at a weather research centre, planting trees, making a compost heap, zero grazing pens, water harvesting & push-pull. S02Ep12

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 13 Farm Revisits (English) In this episode finale, SSU revisits farms to see how the farmers are getting on. S02Ep13

Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 13 Farm Revisits (Swahili) In this episode finale, SSU revisits farms to see how the farmers are getting on. S02Ep13