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Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 09 Beans, OFSP, Chickens (English)

We are in Bungoma with Jackson and Zipporah looking at planting healthy beans, orange fleshed sweet potatoes, keeping poultry for the youth, d.light solar lamps and rainwater harvesting.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 6: FallArmy worm, Mangoes, Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes, Market(Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up, This week we are in Machakos, visiting the Mumo family. The last time we were here, we gave Victoria advice on how to plant Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes and how to manage Fall armyworm. This week we want to help our farmers find the right markets for their crops. We learn about: • How to combat Fall Army Worm • How to build markets for mangoes • Also we want to find out all about Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 6: FallArmy worm, Mangoes, Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes, Market(English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up, This week we are in Machakos, visiting the Mumo family. The last time we were here, we gave Victoria advice on how to plant Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes and how to manage Fall armyworm. This week we want to help our farmers find the right markets for their crops. We learn about: • How to combat Fall Army Worm • How to build markets for mangoes • Also we want to find out all about Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes
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 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 10 Silage, Bananas, Sweet Potatoes (Swahili)

Katika shamba shape Up ya leo, tunajifunza kupanda Viazi vitamu pamoja na Mandizi ya kupika, kupanda Mahindi na kuwafukuza mabuu katika shamba lako na pia weka ng'ombe katika boma nzuri. S01Ep10
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 clips - Cow Shed

How to build a cattle shed.
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 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 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 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 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
Shamba Shape Up clips - Zero Grazing

An expert from Coopers advises on zero grazing
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 23: Potatoes,OFSP, Record Keeping ,Insurance (Swahili)

The last few weeks has not been easy with the desert locust destroying crops and you farmers unable to reach the market on time because of Covid19. We want to give you a boost into the planting season : Looking how to plant Irish potatoes and how to keep records and organize your farm finances in this critical times. How corona virus has affected farmers and what to do about it. We are going to take a look at the past years of shamba shape up and see what we can learn.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 23: Potatoes,OFSP, Record Keeping ,Insurance (English)

The last few weeks has not been easy with the desert locust destroying crops and you farmers unable to reach the market on time because of Covid19. We want to give you a boost into the planting season : Looking how to plant Irish potatoes and how to keep records and organize your farm finances in this critical times. How corona virus has affected farmers and what to do about it. We are going to take a look at the past years of shamba shape up and see what we can learn.
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 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 14: Orange Fleshed sweet potato, Electric Pressure cooker (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are going to see how you can make most out of your farm products and boost your immune system on Learning on saving in your kitchen. This episode we dig into the most traditional of African culture - FOOD, what we eat, where we get and how we cook it. We remind ourselves about Orange Fleshed Sweet Potato, on how to plant, harvest and how to use it in our everyday food. We also learn about the modern stove that is Electric Pressure cooker and how it helps you to save money, time and solve / avoid the smoke issue.
Shamba Shape Up Sn10 - Ep 14: Orange Fleshed sweet potato, Electric Pressure cooker (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are going to see how you can make most out of your farm products and boost your immune system on Learning on saving in your kitchen. This episode we dig into the most traditional of African culture - FOOD, what we eat, where we get and how we cook it. We remind ourselves about Orange Fleshed Sweet Potato, on how to plant, harvest and how to use it in our everyday food. We also learn about the modern stove that is Electric Pressure cooker and how it helps you to save money, time and solve / avoid the smoke issue.
Shamba Shape Up Sn10 - Ep 11: OFSP, Cookstove, Cow management, Insurance (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in Homabay County, visiting Michael and Benta Odada (Husband and wife) We get to learn the best way to handle harvested Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes, about the LPG Cookstove. We also get Top tips for managing cows and also what to do when disaster strike by getting agricultural insurance.
Shamba Shape Up Sn10 - Ep 11: OFSP, Cookstove, Cow management, Insurance (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. This week we are in Homabay County, visiting Michael and Benta Odada (Husband and wife) We get to learn the best way to handle harvested Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes, about the LPG Cookstove. We also get Top tips for managing cows and also what to do when disaster strike by getting agricultural insurance.
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 7: Quality meat, OFSP Product, Conservation Agriculture (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. We have something special for you; we have a series about food security and quality. We head to supermarkets counter and see how to get best meat for your meal and more on sweet-fleshed potato products. We also visit a young farmer Francis Mwangi in Muranga County to learn how to prepare field using conservation agriculture and improve the crops & raise profits by planting trees around the field.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 7: Quality meat, OFSP Product, Conservation Agriculture (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. We have something special for you; we have a series about food security and quality. We head to supermarkets counter and see how to get best meat for your meal and more on sweet-fleshed potato products. We also visit a young farmer Francis Mwangi in Muranga County to learn how to prepare field using conservation agriculture and improve the crops & raise profits by planting trees around the field.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 5: OFSP, FAll Armyworm , Weeds Control & Safe Use of Herbicides (Swahili)

We are in Yatta in the Machakos County visiting Victoria who has been farming for 7 Years. We learn about the best practices for growing Orange fleshed sweet potatoes successfully. We also discover how push-pull technology is fighting back against Fall Armyworm and about weeds control and safe use of herbicides after planting.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 5: OFSP, FAll Armyworm , Weeds Control & Safe Use of Herbicides (English)

We are in Yatta in the Machakos County visiting Victoria who has been farming for 7 Years. We learn about the best practices for growing Orange fleshed sweet potatoes successfully. We also discover how push-pull technology is fighting back against Fall Armyworm and about weeds control and safe use of herbicides after planting.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 4: OFSP, Fall Armyworm, Conservation Agriculture (Swahili)

We are in Makueni County visiting Elisabeth who has been farming for 30 years. We learn the benefits of growing Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes, their nutritional benefits and value addition. We also look at the importance of crop rotation when practicing Conservation Agriculture and how to control the Fall Armyworm using the Push Pull Technology.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 4: OFSP, Fall Armyworm, Conservation Agriculture (English)

We are in Makueni County visiting Elisabeth who has been farming for 30 years. We learn the benefits of growing Orange Fleshed Sweet Potatoes, their nutritional benefits and value addition. We also look at the importance of crop rotation when practicing Conservation Agriculture and how to control the Fall Armyworm using the Push Pull Technology.