16th to 31st of October 2021
"Goat farming is so easy. Everyone should start with it. My vision is to run a ranch with many different animals."
Kevin is an enthusiastic young farmer from Mathare, Huruma Town Youth Group. He is farming indigenous vegetables and he keeps indigenous chicken, doves, geese, turkey and goats. He produces milk for the community and yogurt and cheese for customers from Loresho and Westlands.
Kevin, an enthusiastic young farmer from Mathare, shares his story with us, how and why he started goat farming. He talks about market access, value addition and how he grew his business during Covid.
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"To forget how to dig the earth and tend the soil is to forget ourselves."
– Mahatma Gandhi
ARE YOU THINKING OF GROWING YOUR OWN FOOD?
Are you thinking about growing your own food – on your windowsill, your balcony, in the backyard, or in a shamba on the outskirts of your hometown? Would you like to move towards self-sufficiency, not just for yourself, but also for your community and the city where you live?
Did you ever think about a more sustainable, even regenerative way of farming?ShambaJijini Summit brings you stories of people who grow food for their families without the use of chemicals. People, who earn a living from regenerative farming or even created a completely new career path for themselves.
If this is your line of thought, welcome to ShambaJijini.
Meet the pioneers in regenerative urban farming, business and urban livelihoods. Find inspirations in the stories and experiences of ambitious individuals, who are dedicated to produce healthy food and show pathways to regenerative food systems and a good, healthy live.