Shamba Shape Up : Season 9

34 videos

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 1 Dairy Cows, Capsicum, Farm Transport (Swahili) We are in Limuru for a new season of Shamba Shape Up visiting John Chege Kubai and his family. We look at how to properly manage dairy cows and the importance of deworming calves. We also address the problems facing the capsicum in their greenhouses and introduce them to an alternative mode of transport.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 1 Dairy Cows, Capsicum, Farm Transport (English) We are in Limuru for a new season of Shamba Shape Up visiting John Chege Kubai and his family. We look at how to properly manage dairy cows and the importance of deworming calves. We also address the problems facing the capsicum in their greenhouses and introduce them to an alternative mode of transport.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 2 Mangoes, Avocadoes, Dairy Cows (Swahili) We are in Muranga County visiting Fredrick Njuguna. We look at how climate change is affecting farmers, learn how to properly take care of pests and diseases in mangoes and avocados and a better form of transport to get farm produce to the market. We also look at how to properly feed dairy cows to increase milk yield.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 2 Mangoes, Avocados, Dairy Cows (English) We are in Muranga County visiting Fredrick Njuguna. We look at how climate change is affecting farmers, learn how to properly take care of pests and diseases in mangoes and avocados and a better form of transport to get farm produce to the market. We also look at how to properly feed dairy cows to increase milk yield.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 3 Dairy Cows, Mangoes, Marketing (English) We are Makueni the top mango producing County in Kenya visiting Mukula Kyalo and his family. We learn how to properly manage dairy cows in order to increase milk production, look into the pests and diseases affecting mangoes and how to help with transporting mangoes to the market. We also introduce them to a mobile platform called Digi Farm from Safaricom that extends credit facilities to farmers and helps link them to the market cutting out brokers.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 3 Dairy Cows, Mangoes, Marketing (Swahili) We are Makueni the top mango producing County in Kenya visiting Mukula Kyalo and his family. We learn how to properly manage dairy cows in order to increase milk production, look into the pests and diseases affecting mangoes and how to help with transporting mangoes to the market. We also introduce them to a mobile platform called Digi Farm from Safaricom that extends credit facilities to farmers and helps link them to the market cutting out brokers.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 4 Beef Cattle, Mangoes, Macadamia (Swahili) We are in Embu County visiting Cyril Gachawa. We learn how to properly feed and manage beef cattle and how to manage and improve mango varieties. We also bring in an expert on macadamia growing and advice him on how to properly store cereals after harvest.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 4 Beef Cattle, Mangoes, Macadamia (English) We are in Embu County visiting Cyril Gachawa. We learn how to properly feed and manage beef cattle and how to manage and improve mango varieties. We also bring in an expert on macadamia growing and advice him on how to properly store cereals after harvest.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 5 Mangoes, Insurance, Energy Saving Jiko (Swahili) We are in Kithoni village Makueni county visiting Frederick and Elizabeth Ikulume. We have a look at the pests and diseases affecting their mangoes and how to increase profits by reducing wastage of mangoes using a pulping machine. We also introduce them to the benefits of having insurance and using an energy saving jiko.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 5 Mangoes, Insurance, Energy Saving Jiko (English) We are in Kithoni village Makueni county visiting Frederick and Elizabeth Ikulume. We have a look at the pests and diseases affecting their mangoes and how to increase profits by reducing wastage of mangoes using a pulping machine. We also introduce them to the benefits of having insurance and using an energy saving jiko.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 6 Carrots, Cabbages, Peas (English) We are in Molo Nakuru county visiting the Kamau family. We look at how to take care of pests and diseases in their carrots and cabbages and how to improve their peas for export. We also advise them on the benefits of supplements for their dairy cows.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 6 Carrots, Cabbages, Peas (Swahili) We are in Molo Nakuru county visiting the Kamau family. We look at how to take care of pests and diseases in their carrots and cabbages and how to improve their peas for export. We also advise them on the benefits of supplements for their dairy cows.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 7 Mangoes, Tomatoes, Farm Transport (Swahili) We are in Karurumo Embu county visiting Alvan and Purity Njeru and their sons Louis and Dennis. We learn how to properly manage mango pests and diseases in order to increase yield and inform them about the benefits of owning a truck for farm transport. We also have a look at the problems facing their greenhouse tomatoes and dairy cows.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 7 Mangoes, Tomatoes, Farm Transport (English) We are in Karurumo Embu county visiting Alvan and Purity Njeru and their sons Louis and Dennis. We learn how to properly manage mango pests and diseases in order to increase yield and inform them about the benefits of owning a truck for farm transport. We also have a look at the problems facing their greenhouse tomatoes and dairy cows.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 8 Tree Tomatoes, Insurance, Spinach (English) We are in Kinangop, Nyandarua County visiting David Mugwanja. We look at the problems facing his tree tomato production and inform him about the benefits of having insurance on the farm. We also learn about the benefits of supplements for dairy cows and how to deal with the pests and diseases affecting his spinach.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 8 Tree Tomatoes, Insurance, Spinach (Swahili) We are in Kinangop, Nyandarua County visiting David Mugwanja. We look at the problems facing his tree tomato production and inform him about the benefits of having insurance on the farm. We also learn about the benefits of supplements for dairy cows and how to deal with the pests and diseases affecting his spinach.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 9 Bananas, Maize Storage, Farm Transport (Swahili) We are in Muranga County visiting Lucy and Stephen Kamau. We have a look at the problems facing their banana plantation and advise them on how to properly store their maize after harvest. We also introduce them to a truck that can solve their transport issues on the farm and deworm their dairy cows.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 9 Bananas, Maize Storage, Farm Transport (English) We are in Muranga County visiting Lucy and Stephen Kamau. We have a look at the problems facing their banana plantation and advise them on how to properly store their maize after harvest. We also introduce them to a truck that can solve their transport issues on the farm and deworm their dairy cows.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 10 Conservation Agriculture, Tractors, Maize Storage (English) We are in Bungoma County visiting Ferdinand and his family. He is an expert in Conservation Agriculture which he has practiced for seven years and trains other farmers too. We look into the benefits and problems he experiences and introduce the SAME Tractor which can work well in Conservation Agriculture. We also learn how to properly store maize after harvest.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 10 Conservation Agriculture, Tractors, Maize Storage (Swahili) We are in Bungoma County visiting Ferdinand and his family. He is an expert in Conservation Agriculture which he has practiced for seven years and trains other farmers too. We look into the benefits and problems he experiences and introduce the SAME Tractor which can work well in Conservation Agriculture. We also learn how to properly store maize after harvest.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 11 Green Maize, Agricultural Insurance, Bag Gardens (Swahili) We are in Ndeiya Kiambu County visiting Moses Njiriri and his family. We learn about the advantages and disadvantages of targeting the green maize market and the benefits of having agricultural insurance. We also look at how to prevent soil erosion and building bag gardens.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 11 Green Maize, Agricultural Insurance, Bag Gardens (English) We are in Ndeiya Kiambu County visiting Moses Njiriri and his family. We learn about the advantages and disadvantages of targeting the green maize market and the benefits of having agricultural insurance. We also look at how to prevent soil erosion and building bag gardens.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 12 Conservation Agriculture, Maize Storage, Farm Transport (English) We are in Sirende, Bungoma County visiting Vincent Okumu and his family. We get to learn more about Conservation Agriculture and how to adapt to climate change. We also look at how to properly store maize after storage and introduce him to a convenient mode of farm transport.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 12 Conservation Agriculture, Maize Storage, Farm Transport (Swahili) We are in Sirende, Bungoma County visiting Vincent Okumu and his family. We get to learn more about Conservation Agriculture and how to adapt to climate change. We also look at how to properly store maize after storage and introduce him to a convenient mode of farm transport.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 13 Conservation Agriculture, Maize Storage, Insurance (Swahili) We are in Mbooni, Makueni County visiting Justus Kimeu who is very experienced in Conservation Agriculture. We find out how to conserve water and how to maintain healthy soil. We also give his maize store a makeover and look at how agricultural insurance is changing lives.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 13 Conservation Agriculture, Maize Storage, Insurance (English) We are in Mbooni, Makueni County visiting Justus Kimeu who is very experienced in Conservation Agriculture. We find out how to conserve water and how to maintain healthy soil. We also give his maize store a makeover and look at how agricultural insurance is changing lives.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 14 Tomatoes, Goats, Storage (Swahili) We are in Kamukunji Village in Nakuru County visiting Michael Wachira and his family. Michael trains farmers so we get a few tips from him then look at how to improve his dairy goats and maize post harvest storage. We also advise him on how to handle the pests and disease in his tomatoes.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 14 Tomatoes, Goats, Storage (English) We are in Kamukunji Village in Nakuru County visiting Michael Wachira and his family. Michael trains farmers so we get a few tips from him then look at how to improve his dairy goats and maize post harvest storage. We also advise him on how to handle the pests and disease in his tomatoes.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 15 Maize Post Harvest Storage (Swahili) In this episode we visit farmers across East Africa to see how they handle their maize after harvest.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 15 Maize Post Harvest Storage (English) In this episode we visit farmers across East Africa to see how they handle their maize after harvest.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 16 Maize Weeds, Pests, Aflatoxins (Swahili) This week we look at two very challenging problems farmers face in their maize fields, what can destroy maize when it grows and what can destroy the harvest if you do not take good care of your maize.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 16 Maize Weeds, Pests, Aflatoxins (English) This week we look at two very challenging problems farmers face in their maize fields, what can destroy maize when it grows and what can destroy the harvest if you do not take good care of your maize.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 17 Mangoes, Agricultural Insurance (English) This episode is dedicated to mangoes, how to manage them, market them and not forgetting value addition. We also look at how insurance can benefit farmers.

Shamba Shape Up Sn 09 - Ep 17 Mangoes, Agricultural Insurance (Swahili) This episode is dedicated to mangoes, how to manage them, market them and not forgetting value addition. We also look at how insurance can benefit farmers.