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Shamba Shape Up Series 1(UG): Ep 2 Soil test, Pest & Diseases, Coffee, Bananas and OFSP (English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up Uganda! Today we’re in Bulika village in Mukono and we’re visiting farmer Olivia Kiwombeeka. A very hard-working lady and mother to 14 children. She has a 4-acre farm where she grows coffee, bananas, sweet potatoes, cassava, beans! And don’t forget the cows, the pigs, the goats, the chicken, the pigeons!!! Where does she find the energy??? In this farm we are learning about: 1. Soil fertility and manure drying and soil testing 2. Pests and diseases control in Coffee plantation 3. Bananas: Good farming practices 4. Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes
Shamba Shape Up Series 1(UG): Ep 2 Soil test, Pest & Diseases, Coffee, Bananas and OFSP (Luganda)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up Uganda! Today we’re in Bulika village in Mukono and we’re visiting farmer Olivia Kiwombeeka. A very hard-working lady and mother to 14 children. She has a 4-acre farm where she grows coffee, bananas, sweet potatoes, cassava, beans! And don’t forget the cows, the pigs, the goats, the chicken, the pigeons!!! Where does she find the energy??? In this farm we are learning about: 1. Soil fertility and manure drying and soil testing 2. Pests and diseases control in Coffee plantation 3. Bananas: Good farming practices 4. Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes
Shamba Shape Up Series 12 - Episode 7:Pest &Disease, Financing fertilizer, Maize &Insurance(English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Bungoma County. One of the counties that produces maize for our country. We are visiting maize farmers Mary and Julius, who has taken precaution for their maize farming. We want to find out what we can learn from them and how we can work with and assist them This week we are learning about; 1. Fall army worm - Parasitoids 2. Financing Fertilizer 3. Maize MLND 4. Insurance
Shamba Shape Up Series 12 - Episode 7:Pest &Disease, Financing fertilizer, Maize &Insurance(Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Bungoma County. One of the counties that produces maize for our country. We are visiting maize farmers Mary and Julius, who has taken precaution for their maize farming. We want to find out what we can learn from them and how we can work with and assist them This week we are learning about; 1. Fall army worm - Parasitoids 2. Financing Fertilizer 3. Maize MLND 4. Insurance
Shamba Shape Up Series 12 - Episode 6: Mango Markets, Financing , FAW control & Insurance (Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Machakos County, we’re visiting farmers Rose and Grace, who share more than just blood, they are best friends and they have invested in agribusiness together; apart from farming these two ladies help each other run a pharmacy and clinic, so we’ve come to where farming and pharmacy is done for healthy living… Let’s go find out how the two sisters are balancing family, farming and pharmacy… This week we are learning about; 1. Mangoes-Markets 2. Financing chicken feed 3. FAW control 4. Maize Insurance
Shamba Shape Up Series 12 - Episode 6: Mango Markets, Financing , FAW control & Insurance (English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Machakos County, we’re visiting farmers Rose and Grace, who share more than just blood, they are best friends and they have invested in agribusiness together; apart from farming these two ladies help each other run a pharmacy and clinic, so we’ve come to where farming and pharmacy is done for healthy living… Let’s go find out how the two sisters are balancing family, farming and pharmacy… This week we are learning about; 1. Mangoes-Markets 2. Financing chicken feed 3. FAW control 4. Maize Insurance
Shamba Shape Up Sn 12 - Ep 2: Dairy cow pest & disease, Calliandra, Finance and Nutrition (English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we’re in the Green Hills of Bomet county. We’re visiting a family who are quite literally on the top of the hill; farmers Rose and Christopher and their inventor son Nelson and his equally talented wife, Jennifer. In this Episode we are learning about: 1. Internal and external parasites on dairy cows 2. How to finance the planting season 3. Calliandra management 4. Nutrition on fortified foods
Shamba Shape Up Sn 12 - Ep 2: Internal & External pests, Calliandra, Finance and Nutrition (Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we’re in the Green Hills of Bomet county. We’re visiting a family who are quite literally on the top of the hill; farmers Rose and Christopher and their inventor son Nelson and his equally talented wife, Jennifer. In this Episode we are learning about: 1. Internal and external parasites on dairy cows 2. How to finance the planting season 3. Calliandra management 4. Nutrition on fortified foods
Maize_Maize Pests & Diseases (Swa)

How to reduce pests and diseases in your maize
Maize_Maize Pests & Diseases (Eng)

How to reduce pests and diseases in your maize
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 19:Calf management,Forage ,Soil test, vegetables push-pull, EPC (Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Bungoma County, visiting farmer Zaina Eunice Atieno, mother of 5 children This week we are learning about: 1) Calf management 2) Planning for improved forages 3) Soil testing 4) How to use push-pull method to control pests around your vegetables 5) How to best finance your electric pressure cooker
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 19:Calf management,Forage ,Soil test, vegetables push-pull, EPC (English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Bungoma County, visiting farmer Zaina Eunice Atieno, mother of 5 children This week we are learning about: 1) Calf management 2) Planning for improved forages 3) Soil testing 4) How to use push-pull method to control pests around your vegetables 5) How to best finance your electric pressure cooker
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 17: Pyrethrum, Pests & diseases, Cows, Sheep and Farmers phone (Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Turi village, Nakuru County. We are visiting farmer Elizabeth Waireri This week we learn about: 1) How to grow and store Pyrethrum and it's importance in the export market 2) How to get rid of internal and external parasites in cows and Sheeps 3) Getting farm information on your smartphone.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 17: Pyrethrum, Pests & diseases, Cows, Sheep and Farmers phone (English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Turi village, Nakuru County. We are visiting farmer Elizabeth Waireri This week we learn about: 1) How to grow and store Pyrethrum and it's importance in the export market 2) How to get rid of internal and external parasites in cows and Sheeps 3) Getting farm information on your smartphone.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 16: Potatoes, Managu(Black Nightshade), Saga & Tomatoes (Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up Today we’re in Thakwa village, in Githunguri and we’re visiting Naomi Ruhara, a young and inspiring farmer who started farming from scratch in 2016. This week we are learning all about: ➢ Pests and disease management in potatoes, managu, saga and tomatoes.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 16: Potatoes, Managu(Black Nightshade), Saga & Tomatoes (English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up Today we’re in Thakwa village, in Githunguri and we’re visiting Naomi Ruhara, a young and inspiring farmer who started farming from scratch in 2016. This week we are learning all about: ➢ Pests and disease management in potatoes, managu, saga and tomatoes.
Makutano Junction Sn 1: Episode 13

Karis tries to bribe the chief to get out of prison. PP and Red each seek advice on safe sex. Winston and Karis try to work things out, Karis is still in debt. Disaster strikes at the pharmacy.
Makutano Junction Sn 2: Episode 3

Mama Mboga raises awareness in town about HIV/AIDS. Albert's mother is driving Nancy mad, and Washington wants to set up an orphanage.
Makutano Junction Sn 3: Episode 8

Red is worried about STI's as she had unprotected sex, while Jonathan and Solaris both face debt problems. Mama Pima convinces Margaret that she can cure her HIV.
Mpeke Town Sn 01 - Ep 05 "Machiavellians" (Luganda)

MARKET, QUALITY OF PRODUCE Esteri finds better market for the Matooke produce, she convinces the women that the only way they can get a better price is by joining their produce and selling in Bulk. Dorotia is sceptical about the idea and she thinks she will be cheated, even Esteri’s buyer takes long to arrive which unnerves the women. The women rally behind Esteri and decide they will not sell to Aggrey but to Esteri’s produce buyer. Dorotia, tired of waiting convinces Jenny to talk to Aggrey so that they can sell their produce, they need money. Jenny tries to get Aggrey to pay her what he owes but Aggrey tricks her into convincing the women to sell to him, at a lower price. Esteri is surprised when Jenny, Dorotia and Joy decide to sell to Aggrey who cheats them, there is celebration at the market when the buyer arrives offering the market Price. QUALITY, INCREASE IN PRODUCTION, PESTS AND DISEASES, RE-PLANTING Isaiah is tired of Benson’s constant reminder to pay the debt; he asks Joy for help with some money but Joy has no money to give him. Joy promises to give him something when she returns, but he has to help her dig holes to plant a new banana plantation. Isaiah is left with no choice but dig the holes, with Alphonse’s help he learns on the proper measurements to plant Matooke. Isaiah is disappointed when Joy comes back and tells him he has no money yet he worked so hard like she asked. Joy is happy with his efforts but tells him they need to start working as a family and he should stop demanding to be paid. THE YOUTH AND WORK Benson offers Agatha a delivery of feed supplements to his farm, he promises to make her his official transport person if she does a good job. Agatha is stopped on the way by Shaka who is demanding for Rent money or she pay in Kind. Shaka insists, Agatha offers him what is left of the jewellery Lucia left her. Shaka takes it.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 11: Kienyeji Chicken (Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape up In this special episode of Shamba Shape Up, we look back at some of the best episodes on chicken farming. We look at good housing, feeding, managing of pest and disease and good record keeping gives farmers healthy and productive kienyeji chicken.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 11: Kienyeji Chicken (English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape up In this special episode of Shamba Shape Up, we look back at some of the best episodes on chicken farming. We look at good housing, feeding, managing of pest and disease and good record keeping gives farmers healthy and productive kienyeji chicken.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 7:Soil test,Avocado, Napier grass, Solar Power Irrigation System(Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Uplands, in a village called Githirioni, Lari Sub-County. We are visiting farmer Joseph and Grace kaberere. This week we are learning about: 1) How to improve soil fertility by doing a soil test in your farm 2) Under tree management of an Avocado tree 3) How to stop napier smut disease from spreading and how to plant a smut free napier. 4) We also get to learn about the Solar Powered Irrigation System and how to get it installed and maintain it.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 7:Soil test,Avocado, Napier grass, Solar Power Irrigation System(English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up This week we are in Uplands, in a village called Githirioni, Lari Sub-County. We are visiting farmer Joseph and Grace kaberere. This week we are learning about: 1) How to improve soil fertility by doing a soil test in your farm 2) Under tree management of an Avocado tree 3) How to stop napier smut disease from spreading and how to plant a smut free napier. 4) We also get to learn about the Solar Powered Irrigation System and how to get it installed and maintain it.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 4: Soil Testing, PATG water tank, Pest&diseases, EPC & Nutrition(Swahili)

Welcome To Shamba Shape Up . This week we’re in Kikuyu ,and we’re taking a trip down memory lane We’re re-visiting a farm we first shaped up over 10 years ago! That’s right, at the start of our very first series of Shamba Shape Up And we can’t wait to see how it’s been doing. We get to learn about: 1. Soil testing ➢ We find out why it’s important to do a soil test 2. PATG water tank (Drip Irrigation) ➢ How to get a water tank from M-KOPA to help with irrigation 3. Pest and diseases ➢ How to combat pest and diseases in your crops 4. Electric pressure cooker ➢ Find out about Electric Pressure Cookers 5. Nutrition ➢ What kind of food should babies eat for a nutritious diet?
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 4: Soil Testing, PATG water tank, Pest&diseases, EPC & Nutrition(English)

Welcome To Shamba Shape Up . This week we’re in Kikuyu ,and we’re taking a trip down memory lane We’re re-visiting a farm we first shaped up over 10 years ago! That’s right, at the start of our very first series of Shamba Shape Up And we can’t wait to see how it’s been doing. ➢We find out why it’s important to do a soil test ➢ How to get a water tank from M-KOPA to help with irrigation ➢ How to combat pest and diseases in your crops ➢ Find out about Electric Pressure Cookers ➢ What kind of food should babies eat for a nutritious diet?
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 6 Bank Loans, Palm Oil, Chickens (Swahili)

This episode looks at applying for a loan, harvesting oil palm, managing disease in cattle and keeping healthy, happy layer hens. S01Ep06
Shamba Shape Up clips - Maize Virus

Keeping maize healthy.
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
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 6 Flying Gardens, Mango Farming, Cow Farming (Swahili)

We visit Makueni to reach farmers to discuss flying gardens, mango farming, cow farming, rainwater harvesting & planting trees. S03Ep06
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 6 Flying Gardens, Mango Farming, Cow Farming (English)

We visit Makueni to reach farmers to discuss flying gardens, mango farming, cow farming, rainwater harvesting & planting trees. S03Ep06
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 2 Coffee Planting, Chickens, Bee Keeping (Swahili)

Lucy and James' Farm in Kabatini Nakuru. Coffee planting, bee keeping, chickens, jikos and soil erosion are all discussed. S03Ep02
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 2 Coffee Planting, Chickens, Bee Keeping (English)

Lucy and James' Farm in Kabatini Nakuru. Coffee planting, bee keeping, chickens, jikos and soil erosion. S03Ep02
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 1 Mango Farming, Hand Pump, Chickens (Swahili)

The new series starts from Embu and looks at mango farming and how to stop mango diseases, kunde planting, hand pumps, making silage and looking after chickens correctly. S03Ep01
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 1 Mango Farming, Hand Pump, Chickens (English)

The new series starts from Embu and looks at mango farming and how to stop mango diseases, kunde planting, hand pumps, making silage and looking after chickens correctly. S03ep01
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 13 Recap: OFSP, Chickens, Pests & Diseases (Swahili)

We go back to meet farmers from the series and see how they are doing since their shape up. We look at OFSP, chickens, beans and cabbages, d.light lamps and pests and diseases in tomatoes. S04Ep13
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 13 Recap: OFSP, Chickens, Pests & Diseases (English)

We go back to meet farmers from the series and see how they are doing since their shape up. We look at OFSP, chickens, beans and cabbages, d.light lamps and pests and diseases in tomatoes. S04Ep13
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 12 Chickens, Farm Plan, Potatoes, Corgettes (Swahili)

We are in Naro Moru to meet Facebook competition winner Eric and his parents. We learn about keeping chickens, how to make a farm plan, planting potatoes and diseases in courgettes. S04Ep11
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 12 Chickens, Farm Plan, Potatoes, Corgettes (English)

We are in Naro Moru to meet Facebook competition winner Eric and his parents. We learn about keeping chickens, how to make a farm plan, planting potatoes and diseases in courgettes. S04Ep12
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 11 East Coast Fever, Planting Trees, Sorghum (Swahili)

We are in Machakos with Cecilia and Philip who are in need of some help with their cows, who need an ECF vaccine, about how to make a farming plan, growing sorghum, planting trees & rain harvesting.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 11 East Coast Fever, Planting Trees, Sorghum (English)

We are in Machakos with Cecilia and Philip who are in need of some help with their cows, who need an ECF vaccine, about how to make a farming plan, growing sorghum, planting trees & rain harvesting.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 08 Cows, Tomatoes, Fertilisers (Swahili)

SSU visits Machakos to meet Ceclilia and Philip who are in need of help with their cows, who need the ECF vaccine, the sorghum fields, planting fodder trees and joining a farmers group.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 07 Cows, Chickens, Vegetables (Swahili)

We visit Leah and Wilson on their shamba in Eldoret to learn about the ECF vaccine and looking after cows, keeping healthy chickens, and how to plant vegetables so they grow well. S04Ep07
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 07 Cows, Chickens, Vegetables (English)

We visit Leah and Wilson on their shamba in Eldoret to learn about the ECF vaccine and looking after cows, keeping healthy chickens, and how to plant vegetables so they grow well. S04Ep07
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 04 OFSP, Chickens, Planting Vegetables (Swahili)

We visit Beatrice and Nicodemus in Nyeri to learn more about OFSP, keeping Kienjeyi & KARI chickens (housing & vaccines), planting veg (sukuma, spinach & capsicums) and the STRIDE programme. S04Ep04
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 04 OFSP, Chickens, Planting Vegetables (English)

We visit Beatrice and Nicodemus in Nyeri to learn more about OFSP, keeping Kienjeyi & KARI chickens (housing & vaccines), planting veg (sukuma, spinach & capsicums) and the STRIDE programme. S04Ep04
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 02 Groundnuts, OFSP, Maize, Chickens (Swahili)

In this episode we visit Rebecca's farm on Bungoma county. We look at how to keep healthy chickens, planting groundnuts & beans, fertilisers, legumes & traditional African veg, OFSP and maize crops.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 02 Groundnuts, OFSP, Maize, Chickens (English)

In this episode we visit Rebecca's farm on Bungoma county. We look at how to keep healthy chickens, planting groundnuts & beans, fertilisers, legumes & traditional African veg, OFSP and maize crops.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 5 - Ep 8: Newcastle Disease, Solar Light, Maize, Apples, Cow Health (Swahili)

We are on Paul & Robina's farm in Iganga, Uganda to learn more about Newcastle Disease in chickens, using solar light, growing Quality Protein Maize, cow health & grafting apple trees. S05Ep07
Shamba Shape Up Sn 5 - Ep 8: Newcastle Disease, Solar Light, Maize, Apples, Cow health (English)

We are on Paul & Robina's farm in Iganga, Uganda to learn more about Newcastle Disease in chickens, using solar light, growing Quality Protein Maize, cow health & grafting apple trees. S05Ep07
Shamba Shape Up Sn 5 - Ep 17: Soil test, Tomatoes, Dairy, Pest & disease, Kitchen garden (Swahili)

We are in Kiatuni Village, Machakos County at Anne's farm. The climate there is dry so there is not much rain. We test her soil, show her how to plant tomatoes and manage pests and diseases. S05Ep17
Shamba Shape Up Sn 5 - Ep 17: Soil test, Tomatoes, Dairy, Pest & disease, Kitchen garden (English)

We are in Kiatuni Village, Machakos County at Anne's farm. The climate there is dry so there is not much rain. We test her soil, show her how to plant tomatoes and manage pests and diseases. S05Ep17
Makutano Junction Clips: Using Protection

The importance of using condoms.
Makutano Junction Clips: Living with AIDs

Marget is worried she has contracted a disease, which could be life-threatening to her.
Makutano Junction Clips: STD's

Red gets help with an STD.
Makutano Junction Clips: Maize Disease

Baraka is worried about his maize crops - its lower than expected. Albert discovers it has as disease that is killing it.
Makutano Junction Clips: Contraception

PP tries to find contraception as he is keen to practice safe sex, however he is tempted with out of date condoms which are a hazard.
Makutano Junction Clips: Crop Rotation

The community learns the importance of rotating crops to stop disease and keep soil healthy.
Makutano Junction Clips: Mosquito Nets

The residents of MJ discuss the importance of sleeping under a mosquito net.
Makutano Junction Clips: Maize Stalk Borer

Maize stalk borer can cause devastation to your maize crop. S01Ep08
Makutano Junction Sn 7: Episode 11

The hardware store is struggling due to Karis' meddling, and he waste's no time in making money from his fathers downfall. Shani seeks advice from Bill and Dodgy on safe sex and Red and PP make up.
Makutano Junction Sn 7: Episode 9

It is the day of PP and Toni's dowry talks, but there's tension in the air. Shiko is arrested for prostitution, she's struggling to feed her orphan family and Matano looks for ways to help.
Makutano Junction Sn 7: Episode 7

Red makes a difficult decision about her pregnancy, and Bettina finds herself prostituting to earn enough money to live. Anna faces an abortion due to health reasons.
Makutano Junction Sn 7: Episode 4

Electricity theft is causing blackouts in Makutano, and the school holds a meeting to discuss private vs public education. Bettina and Shiro both experience sexual assault, Shiro turns to Childline.
Makutano Junction Sn 8: Episode 12

Sharon is suffering at the hands of KK, but is too afraid to speak out, so the market women try to help her report it. Vincent finally seeks help for his sexually transmitted infection.
Makutano Junction Sn 8: Episode 11

Vincent is feeling the effects of unprotected sex and Shani is caught dealing in stolen goods. Nema seeks help from Childline 116 on how to handle him.
Makutano Junction Sn 9: Episode 8

Shani seeks advice on safe sex and Toni resorts to desperate and dangerous measures to fix her pregnancy problem...
Shamba Shape Up clips - Maintaining Healthy Chickens

Treating your chickens with antibiotics and preventing parasitic infection. S01Ep05
Shamba Shape Up clips - Mastitis

Detecting and preventing mastitis in your dairy cow
Shamba Shape Up clips - Dermatophilosis in Cattle

How to prevent and treat this skin disease in your cattle
Shamba Shape Up Sn 6 - Ep 20: Fertilisers, Newcastle Disease, Financial Management (Swahili)

We are revisiting two shambas we have already shaped up and bringing them new experts. First we visit Michael in Tanzania. We have a look at his maize and advice him on what fertilisers to use to improve his production. We also vaccinate his chicken against new castle disease. Our next farm is Peter and Virginia's in Kenya. We teach them how to manage their finances using their mobile phones and how to manage their farm as a business.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 6 - Ep 20: Fertilisers, Newcastle Disease, Financial Management (English)

We are revisiting two shambas we have already shaped up and bringing them new experts. First we visit Michael in Tanzania. We have a look at his maize and advice him on what fertilisers to use to improve his production. We also vaccinate his chicken against new castle disease. Our next farm is Peter and Virginia's in Kenya. We teach them how to manage their finances using their mobile phones and how to manage their farm as a business.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 6 - Ep 19: Rice, East Coast Fever, Newcastle Disease (Swahili)

We are back in Arusha, Tanzania to lend our help to Ndetaniswa once more. We examine her rice fields and show her how to control rice blast so as to improve her harvest. We also vaccinate her chickens against Newcastle Disease, advise her on how to increase her dairy milk production and vaccinate her cows against East Coast Fever.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 6 - Ep 19: Rice, East Coast Fever, Newcastle Disease (English)

We are back in Arusha, Tanzania to lend our help to Ndetaniswa once more. We examine her rice fields and show her how to control rice blast so as to improve her harvest. We also vaccinate her chickens against Newcastle Disease, advise her on how to increase her dairy milk production and vaccinate her cows against East Coast Fever.
DLTP Short Clips: Soil Nematodes (Swahili)

Nematodes are tiny worms found in the soil. When found in high volumes they become harmful to the roots of plants, causing them to swell or break at the roots.
DLTP Short Clips: Soil Nematodes (English)

Nematodes are tiny worms found in the soil. When found in high volumes they become harmful to the roots of plants, causing them to swell or break at the roots. There are two ways to treat soil nematode
Mpeke Town Sn 01 - Ep 05 "Machiavellians" (English)

MARKET, QUALITY OF PRODUCE Esteri finds better market for the Matooke produce, she convinces the women that the only way they can get a better price is by joining their produce and selling in Bulk. Dorotia is sceptical about the idea and she thinks she will be cheated, even Esteri’s buyer takes long to arrive which unnerves the women. The women rally behind Esteri and decide they will not sell to Aggrey but to Esteri’s produce buyer. Dorotia, tired of waiting convinces Jenny to talk to Aggrey so that they can sell their produce, they need money. Jenny tries to get Aggrey to pay her what he owes but Aggrey tricks her into convincing the women to sell to him, at a lower price. Esteri is surprised when Jenny, Dorotia and Joy decide to sell to Aggrey who cheats them, there is celebration at the market when the buyer arrives offering the market Price. QUALITY, INCREASE IN PRODUCTION, PESTS AND DISEASES, RE-PLANTING Isaiah is tired of Benson’s constant reminder to pay the debt; he asks Joy for help with some money but Joy has no money to give him. Joy promises to give him something when she returns, but he has to help her dig holes to plant a new banana plantation. Isaiah is left with no choice but dig the holes, with Alphonse’s help he learns on the proper measurements to plant Matooke. Isaiah is disappointed when Joy comes back and tells him he has no money yet he worked so hard like she asked. Joy is happy with his efforts but tells him they need to start working as a family and he should stop demanding to be paid. THE YOUTH AND WORK Benson offers Agatha a delivery of feed supplements to his farm, he promises to make her his official transport person if she does a good job. Agatha is stopped on the way by Shaka who is demanding for Rent money or she pay in Kind. Shaka insists, Agatha offers him what is left of the jewellery Lucia left her. Shaka takes it.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 8 - Ep 2: 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 8 - Ep 2: 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 9 - 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 9 - 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 9 - 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 9 - 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 9 - 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 9 - 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 9 - 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 9 - 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.