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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 5: Soil Testing, Potatoes, Insurance, Silage, Napier & Avocado (English)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up. This week we are in Meru County. We are visiting farmer Joseph and Josephine Kimathi. We get to learn about: • Doing Soil test on a potato field • Benefits of Crop Insurance • What to do to stop Napier smut disease from spreading. • How improving cow fodder can increase milk yield • Making Silage • How to manage our Avocado tree for better yields.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 11 - Ep 5: Soil Testing, Potatoes, Insurance, Silage, Napier & Avocado (Swahili)

Welcome to Shamba Shape Up. This week we are in Meru County. We are visiting farmer Joseph and Josephine Kimathi. We get to learn about: • Doing Soil test on a potato field • Benefits of Crop Insurance • What to do to stop Napier smut disease from spreading. • How improving cow fodder can increase milk yield • Making Silage • How to manage our Avocado tree for better yields.
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 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 10 Silage, Bananas, Sweet Potatoes (English)

On today's shamba shape up we learn how to make Silage, Planting Bananas and sweet potatoes, the importance of using gutters and learn the Push-Pull method for Napier grass and Maize plant. S01Ep10
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 5 Chickens, Potatoes, Jikos (Swahili)

We are back at George's farm and this time we learn more about what is required in order to rear the indigenous chicken. We also look at potato farming and energy efficient jikos. S01Ep05
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 5 Chickens, Potatoes, Jikos (English)

We are back at George's farm and this time we learn more about what is required in order to rear the indigenous chicken. We also look at potato farming and energy efficient jikos. S01Ep05
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 13 Farm Revisits (English)

In this episode finale, SSU revisits farms to see how the farmers are getting on. S02Ep13
Shamba Shape Up Sn 02 - Ep 4 Rice Growing, Potato & Maize Crops, Chickens (Swahili)

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

Evans learns to use fertilisers to increase his rice crop, guttering, rainwater harvesting, and a jiko are added. Ways to increase potato, maize and chicken production are also discussed. S02Ep04
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 12 Potatoes, Chicken Vaccination, Energy Saving Jikos (English)

On Lucy and James' farm in Timau we look at potato farming (planting, storing & markets), Chickens (vaccines & antibiotics), Rainwater Harvesting and Energy Saving Jikos.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 03 - Ep 12 Potatoes, Chicken Vaccination, Energy Saving Jikos (Swahili)

On Lucy and James' farm in Timau we look at potato farming (planting, storing & markets), Chickens (vaccines & antibiotics), Rainwater Harvesting and Energy Saving Jikos.
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 10 African Indigenous Vegetables, Mulato Grass, OFSP (Swahili)

We are in Uganda with Harriet on her shamba. We take a look at the planting OFSP & African Indigenous vegetables. We also look at mulato grass for animals, rainwater harvesting & chickens.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 10 African Indigenous Vegetables, Mulato Grass, OFSP (English)

We are in Uganda with Harriet on her shamba. We take a look at the planting OFSP & African Indigenous vegetables. We also look at mulato grass for animals, rainwater harvesting & chickens. S04Ep10
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 09 Beans, OFSP, Chickens (Swahili)

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. S04Ep09
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 05 IR Maize, OFSP, Chickens (Swahili)

We are in Siaya county with Robert and Grace to learn all about planting OFSP, keeping chickens, IR maize and striga weeds, D.light solar lamps and why being in a farmers group is a good idea S04Ep05
Shamba Shape Up Sn 04 - Ep 05 IR Maize, OFSP, Chickens (English)

We are in Siaya county with Robert and Grace to learn all about planting OFSP, keeping chickens, IR maize and striga weeds, D.light solar lamps and why being in a farmers group is a good idea S04Ep05
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 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 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 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 - Potato crops

Tips on planting potatoes
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 17: Potatoes, Kitchen Garden, Flying Garden & Desert Locust (Swahili)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. With everything going in the country right now, we at Shamba shape up thought we should take a deep breath, one step back and find out some solutions for everything is going on. We learn a bit about the desert locust & how to secure our food from the devastating pest. Learn how to grow delicious & nutritious vegetables at your door step by showing you how to make a kitchen garden and also a flying garden using limited water available in a money making project. Also learn how to sort, package and store potatoes so you can fetch the best price & sell to different kind of customers.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 17: Potatoes, Kitchen Garden, Flying Garden & Desert Locust (English)

Welcome to a new series of Shamba Shape Up celebrating our tenth anniversary. With everything going in the country right now, we at Shamba shape up thought we should take a deep breath, one step back and find out some solutions for everything is going on. We learn a bit about the desert locust & how to secure our food from the devastating pest. Learn how to grow delicious & nutritious vegetables at your door step by showing you how to make a kitchen garden and also a flying garden using limited water available in a money making project. Also learn how to sort, package and store potatoes so you can fetch the best price & sell to different kind of customers.
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.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 1: Climate Change (Swahili)

In this episode we want to give farmers the help and knowledge they need to adapt their farming methods, increase their income and make their farms more productive even while the climate changes.
Shamba Shape Up Sn 10 - Ep 1: Climate Change (English)

In this episode we want to give farmers the help and knowledge they need to adapt their farming methods, increase their income and make their farms more productive even while the climate changes.