Tag: Cows

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Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 14 Biogas, ECF, Seeds & Fodder (English)

We meet Jospeh and Florence in Kisarian who need help with using biogas, protecting cows against ECF, choosing good seeds, feeding correct fodder & using solar light.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 13 Cow Care, Irrigation, Bees (Swahili)

We revisit the shambas to see if any of the lessons have been continued! We learn about irrigation, cow care, potatoes and honey bees. S01Ep13
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 13 Cow Care, Irrigation, Bees (English)

We revisit the shambas to see if any of the lessons have been continued! We learn about irrigation, cow care, potatoes and honey bees. S01Ep13
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 12 Chemicals, Making Compost, Fruit Farming (Swahili)

Tunajifunza madini muhimu kwa ng'ombe, kemikali halali na bandia, kuendesha shamba lenye ufanisi na faida, kutengeneza mbolea, kupanda tunda la ndizi na mengene mengi. S01Ep12
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 12 Chemicals, Making Compost, Fruit Farming (English)

We learn to tell the difference between genuine and fake chemicals, important minerals for cows, running a profitable farm, making compost, fruits and much more. S01Ep12
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 11 Cow Care, Tea Planting, Solar Power (Swahili)

we visit Christine in her shamba in Kakamega town, we learn proper care for cows, have a good tea plantation, get an energy conserving jiko and learn how solar power is important. S01Ep11
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 11 Cow Care, Tea Planting, Solar Power (English)

we visit christine in her shamba in Kakamega town, we learn proper care for cows, have a good tea plantation, get an energy conserving jiko and learn how solar power is important. S01Ep11
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 8 Tomatoes, Irrigation, Maize (English)

This episode looks at growing tomatoes in a greenhouse, water irrigation, treating maize before storing, solar power and insuring cattle. S01Ep08
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 7 Napier Grass, Growing Vegetables, Cow Care (Swahili)

In this episode the Shamba Shape Up team look at growing Napier grass, harvesting rain water, improving vegetable crop and have more advice on cattle. S01Ep07
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 7 Napier Grass, Growing Vegetables, Cow Care (English)

In this episode the Shamba Shape Up team look at growing napier grass, harvesting rain water, improving vegetable crop and have more advice on cattle. S01Ep07
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 Sn 01 - Ep 3 Tomatoes, Cow Care, Chickens (Swahili)

Meet Jeremiah Who inherited his grandfather's farm with all its problems. Jeremiah learns how to manage his tomatoes, dairy & poultry. S01Ep03
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 3 Tomatoes, Cow Care, Chickens (English)

Meet Jeremiah Who inherited his grandfather's farm with all its problems. Jeremiah learns how to manage his tomatoes, dairy & poultry. S01Ep03
Shamba Shape Up clips - Fodder

Fodder for animals.
Shamba Shape Up clips - Healthy Cows

Keeping your cows healthy.
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
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 03 - Ep 9 Cow Care, Maize Farming, Rain Harvesting (Swahili)

We visit Risper's farm in Kisumu to learn more about cows (health, housing and feeding), maize farming, energy saving jikos & rainwater harvesting. S03Ep09
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 9 Cow Care, Maize Farming, Rain Harvesting (English)

We visit Risper's farm in Kisumu to learn more about cows (health, housing and feeding), maize farming, energy saving jikos & rainwater harvesting. S03Ep09
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 8 Vegetable Growing, Inter-cropping, Livestock Loans (Swahili)

We learn more about vegetable growing, taking care of animals, inter-cropping beans and sorghum and livestock loans; all on Mary's farm in Nakuru.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 8 Vegetable Growing, Inter-cropping, Livestock Loans (English)

We learn more about vegetable growing, taking care of animals, inter-cropping beans and sorghum and livestock loans; all on Mary's farm in Nakuru. S03Ep08
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 3 Cabbages, Cow Care, Planting Trees (Swahili)

We visit Joseph and Lucy's Shamba in Kinangop. We look at growing cabbages, looking after cows, catching rainwater and planting trees. S03Ep03
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 3 Cabbages, Cow Care, Planting Trees (English)

We visit Joseph and Lucy's Shamba in Kinangop. We look at growing cabbages, looking after cows, catching rainwater and planting trees. S03Ep03
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 14 Biogas, ECF, Seeds & Fodder (Swahili)

We meet Jospeh and Florence in Kisarian who need help with using biogas, protecting cows against ECF, choosing good seeds, feeding correct fodder & using solar light. S04Ep14
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 08 Cows, Tomatoes, Fertilisers (English)

SSU visits Nyeri to meet Ceclilia and Moses who need a helping hand. We look at their cow's housing and feeding, how to transplant tomatoes & how to do a soil test and use fertilisers. S04Ep08
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 06 Evergreen Farming, Chickens, Using Pesticides (Swahili)

We meet young farmer Kioko in Embu to learn about keeping chickens, evergreen agriculture, making a farm plan, using pesticides on sukuma and tomatoes and keeping diary cows. S04Ep06
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 06 Evergreen Farming, Chickens, Using Pesticides (English)

We meet young farmer Kioko in Embu to learn about keeping chickens, evergreen agriculture, making a farm plan, using pesticides on sukuma and tomatoes and keeping diary cows. S04Ep06
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 03 Maize, Cows, OFSP (Swahili)

SSU is in Uganda for the first time where we meet Irene and John. We take a look at their cows, who need some more minerals, OFSP, quality protein maize, soil fertility, rainwater harvesting and seeds
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 03 Maize, Cows, OFSP (English)

SSU is in Uganda for the first time where we meet Irene and John. We take a look at their cows, who need some more minerals, OFSP, quality protein maize, soil fertility, rainwater harvesting and seeds
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 01 Sorghum, Chickens, OFSP, Cows (Swahili)

We visit Gideon and Alice near Nakuru to shape up their shamba for the new series! We look at their cows (feeding), OFSP (planting & storage), chickens (housing, vaccine & supplements) & sorghum.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 01 Sorghum, Chickens, OFSP, Cows (English)

We visit Gideon & Alice in Nakuru to shape up their shamba for the new series! We look at their cows (feeding), OFSP (planting & storage), chickens (housing, vaccine & supplements) & sorghum. S04Ep01
Makutano Junction S01Ep04

PP and Maspeedy discuss milk hygiene, Mama Mboga has money worries and Cheryl continues to meddle with Karis and Nancy.
Makutano Junction S01Ep01

Meet the Makutano community. Dr. Washington collects payments from patients, Maspeedy stresses the importance of milk hygiene and we meet playboy Karis.
Makutano Junction - Good Business Sense

Maspeedy & PP try to use good business sense.
Makutano Junction - Milk Production

Maspeedy and PP try to make more profit on the milk.
Makutano Junction - Keeping Milk Clean

Maspeedy tells off PP for contaminating the milk by using a dirty container.
Makutano Junction - Keeping Milk Clean

Maspeedy stresses the importance of keeping milk clean.
Makutano Junction - Importance of Keeping Milk Clean

Snake puts milk into a dirty container, against Maspeedy's advice and gets sick.
Makutano Junction - Hand Milking

Information on hand milking from the Ministry of Agriculture Livestock Development and Marketing
Makutano Junction S07Ep06

Mama Pima is sick and Maspeedy tries to convince Dr. Charles that it is crypto - from poor hygiene when handling her cow. Pendo wants to take an HIV test with Charles but he's reluctant.
Shamba Shape Up clips - Feeding a Pregnant Cow

Dietary supplements for a cow in calf
Shamba Shape Up clips - Mastitis

Detecting and preventing mastitis in your dairy cow
Shamba Shape Up clips - Zero Grazing

An expert from Coopers advises on zero grazing
Shamba Shape Up clips - Napier Grass

Advice on growing and harvesting napier grass
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 10 - Ep 25: Harvest&Post-Harvest losses, dairycow management, EPC(Swahili)- Recap

Welcome to a special edition of Shamba shape up, where we are going to visit some of the shamba we have shaped up over the last few months & remind ourselves some of the things we learned, especially during this time we are getting ready to harvest.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 25: Harvest&Post-Harvest losses, dairycow management, EPC(English)- Recap

Welcome to a special edition of Shamba shape up, where we are going to visit some of the shamba we have shaped up over the last few months & remind ourselves some of the things we learned, especially during this time we are getting ready to harvest.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 21: Trees, Dairy Cows, Post-Harvest, OFSP (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in Homabay County Visiting Gideon farm that stretches five acres. We get to learn the best way to cut trees safely in your home and how to increase milk yields in dairy cows Also we find out how to avoid post-harvest losses after harvesting and getting the best price for the orange fleshed sweet potato and how they are graded by quality and processed to make puree for baking.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 21: Trees, Dairy Cows, Post-Harvest, OFSP (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in Homabay County Visiting Gideon farm that stretches five acres. We get to learn the best way to cut trees safely in your home and how to increase milk yields in dairy cows Also we find out how to avoid post-harvest losses after harvesting and getting the best price for the orange fleshed sweet potato and how they are graded by quality and processed to make puree for baking.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 18: Cow Management, Avocado, Electric Pressure Cooker (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are visiting Hellen and Daniel in Ruiru, farmers we have shaped up before but now wants some help to improve them even further. First we learn about cow management, choosing the right Artificial Insemination for your Dairy cow and how to deworm your cow. The Importance of pruning an avocado tree to yield a bumper harvest. Also we learn about the Electric Pressure Cooker, a new way to cook and also save time, money and health as the same time.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 18: Cow Management, Avocado, Electric Pressure Cooker (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are visiting Hellen and Daniel in Ruiru, farmers we have shaped up before but now wants some help to improve them even further. First we learn about cow management, choosing the right Artificial Insemination for your Dairy cow and how to deworm your cow. The Importance of pruning an avocado tree to yield a bumper harvest. Also we learn about the Electric Pressure Cooker, a new way to cook and also save time, money and health as the same time.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 16: OFSP, Insurance, Post-Harvest and Dairy Cows (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. We are in Homabay County, before visiting the farm we head to Jugs Bakery, they bake the best breads and cakes in Homabay County. We learn how to bake using mashed Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes also know as Puree and the importance of baking with it. This week we visit farmer Samuel Omoro with a farm stretching 8 acres. First: We get advice on how to avoid and insure our farm and livestock if any major disaster strikes e.g. Drought, Flood or if any death of livestock. Second: We get advice about post-Harvest losses, what causes them and how applying food quality and safety standards help reduce waste while increasing farmers profit. Third: We get advice on looking after dairy cows on one of the main challenges farmers experience that is internal and external parasites.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 16: OFSP, Insurance, Post-Harvest and Dairy Cows (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. We are in Homabay County, before visiting the farm we head to Jugs Bakery, they bake the best breads and cakes in Homabay County. We learn how to bake using mashed Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes also know as Puree and the importance of baking with it. This week we visit farmer Samuel Omoro with a farm stretching 8 acres. First: We get advice on how to avoid and insure our farm and livestock if any major disaster strikes e.g. Drought, Flood or if any death of livestock. Second: We get advice about post-Harvest losses, what causes them and how applying food quality and safety standards help reduce waste while increasing farmers profit. Third: We get advice on looking after dairy cows on one of the main challenges farmers experience that is internal and external parasites.
Shamba Shape Up Sn10 - Ep 13: Top-Dressing, Certified Seeds, Cow Management ,EPC (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in Ndeiya, Limuru. We are revisiting a farmer from last year and we want to see if experts advise did help him? We are revisiting Moses and his wife Susan. On this farm we are not only bringing experts to help our farmer, we are also asking our farmer for help as well. Moses has been growing Maize since 1994 and even runs a local training course for the local farmers. We are going to advise from Moses on Top-dressing and how to Top-dress your maize for better yields and we also learn the importance and benefits of buying certified seeds. We also learn about dairy cow management and benefit and importance of using Electric Pressure cooker.
Shamba Shape Up Sn10 - Ep 13: Top-Dressing, Certified Seeds, Cow Management ,EPC (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in Ndeiya, Limuru. We are revisiting a farmer from last year and we want to see if experts advise did help him? We are revisiting Moses and his wife Susan. On this farm we are not only bringing experts to help our farmer, we are also asking our farmer for help as well. Moses has been growing Maize since 1994 and even runs a local training course for the local farmers. We are going to advise from Moses on Top-dressing and how to Top-dress your maize for better yields and we also learn the importance and benefits of buying certified seeds. We also learn about dairy cow management and benefit and importance of using Electric Pressure cooker.
Shamba Shape Up Sn10 - Ep 10: Conservation Agriculture, Avocado, Dairy Cows, FallArmy worm (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in the highlands of Meru county, visiting Joseph and Duncan (Grandfather and Grandson). We get to learn about conservation agriculture in highlands, Management of avocado trees. We also learn about how to take care and improve cows that are in-calf and how to fight FallArmy Worm by using Push-Pull technology.
Shamba Shape Up Sn10 - Ep 10: Conservation Agriculture, Avocado, Dairy Cows, FallArmy worm (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in the highlands of Meru county, visiting Joseph and Duncan (Grandfather and Grandson). We get to learn about conservation agriculture in highlands, Management of avocado trees. We also learn about how to take care and improve cows that are in-calf and how to fight FallArmy Worm by using Push-Pull technology.
Shamba Shape Up Sn10 - Ep 9: OFSP, Dairy Cows, Trees and Insurance (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in Bungoma visiting Bishop Nelson. We get to learn about harvesting method of Orange Fleshed Sweet potatoes so as to fetch better market prices, How to improve and choose best breed for milk production for your dairy cows. We also learn about how to plant and choose the right trees for your area and also learn about how to insure your farm.
Shamba Shape Up Sn10 - Ep 9: OFSP, Dairy Cows, Trees and Insurance (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in Bungoma visiting Bishop Nelson. We get to learn about harvesting method of Orange Fleshed Sweet potatoes so as to fetch better market prices, How to improve and choose best breed for milk production for your dairy cows. We also learn about how to plant and choose the right trees for your area and also learn about how to insure your farm.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 3: Avocados, Conservation Agriculture, Dairy Cows (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. We are in Meru County visiting Douglas and Frederick on their 28 acre farm. We get advice on the best way to plant avocado seedlings for maximum yield, the easiest way to introduce conservation agriculture and some quick tips on how to increase dairy milk production. We also learn how to fight back against the fall armyworm.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 3: Avocados, Conservation Agriculture, Dairy Cows (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. We are in Meru County visiting Douglas and Frederick on their 28 acre farm. We get advice on the best way to plant avocado seedlings for maximum yield, the easiest way to introduce conservation agriculture and some quick tips on how to increase dairy milk production. We also learn how to fight back against the fall armyworm.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 1: Soil Test, Intercropping, Forage and Solar Irrigation System (Swahili)

Welcome to the brand new series of Shamba Shape Up series 11. On our first episode, we are in Ndeiya, nestling in the shadows of Ngong hills, between Kiambu county and the Great Rift Valley. We are visiting farmer Peter Kamiti. We are learning about the importance of Soil testing and what to do after doing the soil test. Also Due to the climate change we get to learn about the variety of maize to plant during short and long rain. We also learn about Intercropping between maize and beans. On topic of Dairy Cows: We learn how to manage your nappier grass, how to plant, harvest and Storing nappier grass. The varieties of forages to plant to feed you cows, so to reduce expenses in buying concentrated feeds. We also get to learn about the Solar powered irrigation system and how to be able to buy and get it installed.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 1: Soil Test, Intercropping, Forage and Solar Irrigation System (English)

Welcome to the brand new series of Shamba Shape Up series 11. On our first episode, we are in Ndeiya, nestling in the shadows of Ngong hills, between Kiambu county and the Great Rift Valley. We are visiting farmer Peter Kamiti. We are learning about the importance of Soil testing and what to do after doing the soil test. Also Due to the climate change we get to learn about the variety of maize to plant during short and long rain. We also learn about Intercropping between maize and beans. On topic of Dairy Cows: We learn how to manage your nappier grass, how to plant, harvest and Storing nappier grass. The varieties of forages to plant to feed you cows, so to reduce expenses in buying concentrated feeds. We also get to learn about the Solar powered irrigation system and how to be able to buy and get it installed.