Tag: management

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Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 4 Bananas, Chickens, Fruit Trees (Swahili)

Arthur seeks advice from the SSU team on his banana crop, broiler chickens, and pest control for his fruit trees. S01Ep04
Shamba Shape Up Sn 01 - Ep 4 Bananas, Chickens, Fruit Trees (English)

Arthur seeks advice from the SSU team on his banana crop, broiler chickens, and pest control for his fruit trees. S01Ep04
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 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
Makutano Junction S01Ep11

Snake is out to sabotage the medical centre plans, with devastating consquences. Albert stops Baraka from using pesticides, advocating crop rotation instead.
Makutano Junction S01Ep09

Karis is in debt and Erasmus' behavior is getting worse both in and out of school. The school committee meet to discuss a book bid.
Makutano Junction S01Ep07

Mama Mboga's son gets worse and she is struggling to afford treatment, Erasmus has spent most of their money on alcohol. Things go from bad to worse as there are long queues at the health centre.
Makutano Junction S01Ep05

The school committee hold democratic elections to decide the chairperson. Mama Mboga faces abuse at home from her drunk husband.
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 S01Ep03

There is a school management commitee meeting and a school finance commitee is formed too. The community are still adjusting to free primary education.
Makutano Junction - Free Primary Education

The teachers are not performing to their expected standard.
Makutano Junction - Teacher Training

The teachers are not performing well.
Makutano Junction - Teacher Training

The teachers are causing issues.
Makutano Junction - Free Primary Education

The school is having issues with its teachers.
Makutano Junction - Private vs. Public Education

The town discuss the differences between public & private schools.
Makutano Junction - School Committee

Putting together a school committee.
Makutano Junction - Reusing Uniforms

it is suggested that uniforms are available to be reused by people who cannot afford new Primary school uniforms.
Makutano Junction - pyramid scheme

People of Makutano are lured to invest their money on a pyramid scheme, which later fails and they all lose their money. S05Ep09
Debt - managing it

How people get into debt that they cannot handle and how to avoid it
Debt - managing it

Make sure that you can repay your loan
Debt - expert advice

if you take out a loan and plan for it carefully, you will be able to pay it back, and this makes you credit worthy and you can borrow again next time without a problem.
Debt Management - Taking a loan

Discussion on taking a loan and the consequences
Makutano Junction S02Ep09

Local election campaigns heat up in Makutano, and result in a fair and democratic election. The market women are doing well in their co-operative. Karis is still struggling with debt.
Makutano Junction S03Ep04

Anna complains that her children want money for text books, but text books are supposed to be free. This highlights the importance of transparency of school funds and a PTA meeting is called.
Makutano Junction S03Ep02

PP approaches Matano to find out how to make sileage and he gives him a lesson. Washington is desperate for money so Karis lends him KSh2,000.
Makutano Junction S05Ep06

Matata wants his money from Karis, and sends his men in to teach him a lesson. Mercy gets a job as a nurse but Honest isn't happy with it. Anna decides not to press charges against Josiah.
Makutano Junction S05Ep02

Matano is worried he might have HIV and consults Dr. Charles. Washington is using corporal punishment in school and it results in a teachers meeting.
Makutano Junction S07Ep12

Josiah is coaching the girl's soccer team and there's a big match to be played. Winston is suffering in more way than one from the hardware store debt.
Makutano Junction S07Ep11

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 S07Ep04

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 S07Ep03

Red and PP approach Mabuki with a business plan, and Titus returns sparking old tribal tensions. Matata promotes his new school and Bernadette complains to Pendo about the running of Makutano Primary.
Makutano Junction S08Ep07

Girls in Makutano Primary are frequently missing class due to the school's lack of sanitation facilities. Malaria cases are high in Makutano and Red is convinced it's because of global warming.
Makutano Junction S09Ep05

Lillian gets back from the UK, but reveals that she was a victim of domestic slavery. Vincent tries to get himself out of the debt that his dodgy deals got him into.
Makutano Junction S10Ep11

Mulani and Red try to sort out Toby's troubles at school, inspiring Pendo to talk to the children about bullying. The kids come up with a school constitution. Joseph makes a sinister offer to Agnes...
Makutano Junction S10Ep09

Maspeedy talks to Shaka and Nancy about taking out a loan to expand his business. Karis and Joseph are playing dirty as usual, and Snake is grieving for Helen and the baby.
Makutano Junction S10Ep08

The market women stage a protest at the government acquisition of the orphans land, it is intended to be used for environmental conservation. Bettina is in trouble with her debt to Joseph and Karis.
Makutano Junction S10Ep04

Toby is getting bullied at school. and PP freaks out when he wrongly diagnoses himself. Mulani denies Red her land inheritance because she's a woman. Mama P and Mabuki join forces.
Makutano Junction S10Ep03

Bill tries to sort out the debt that Dodgy has got their radio station into, and Nancy is demanding answers. Joseph wants to go into business with Karis. Shani and Lillian learn about contraception.
Makutano Junction S10Ep02

Poverty Saving and Debt
Makutano Junction S11Ep01

Stella has just been hired as a teacher at Makutano Primary but Bernadette questions her ability.
Makutano Junction S12Ep07

There's a new headteacher in town who pledges to secure FPE money to improve the classroom. Shaka develops a loan scheme to help people buy solar lamps.
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 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 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.