Video distribution

3GP files      Video compilations and translations

Access Agriculture works with a large network of extension and communication professionals and enterprises to encourage and promote the distribution of videos in local languages. We can help you develop a strategy to significantly enhance impact at farmers’ level. This can include preloading videos onto laptops, tablets and smartphones.

For more information please contact info@accessagriculture.org

Smart Projectors

The smart projector contains all of the Access Agriculture videos available to play off-line, off-grid and off mobile signal. It comes complete with a solar panel unit, 2 batteries and a sound system suitable for up to 150 people – all in one backpack or hard case.

The projector operates like an off-line version of the website with videos being chosen by category or language. This content is regularly updated.

Videos about the smart projector can be seen here:

Play smart… with the DCS smart projector
On the road with the smart projector - GADC Uganda
Farmers like videos from other countries

Click here for more detailed information about the smart projector.
If you would like to purchase one, and for further information, please contact:
info@digisoft-education.com

3GP files for mobile use

In many countries farmers have been requesting small video files that can be played on basic mobile phone handsets.

These files are now available for download from each video page on this website.

Video compilations and translations

Below you will find a number of video compilations where videos from the website have been grouped by subject or interest.

If your organisation is interested in distributing a compilation by DVD, then please contact kevin@accessagriculture.org

A DVD can contain the videos listed in either English or French and can also have up to 7 other languages.

DVD labels are adjusted for each client, and will include your logo on the back cover.

You will find on the Impact studies page a number of examples of the effectiveness of video distribution.

Compilations can also be made available for distribution in other formats including USB sticks.

 

Mango
Video modules:

  1. Grafting mango seedlings
  2. Managing the mango seed weevil
  3. Integrated approach against fruit flies
  4. Weaver ant against fruit flies
  5. Promoting weaving ants in your orchard
  6. Selective harvest of mangoes
  7. proper handling of mangoes at harvest
  8. Making mango crisps

Maize post-harvest
Video modules:

  1. Harvesting maize in a good way
  2. Good shelling, sorting and drying of maize
  3. Good  storing and conserving maize grain
  4. Storing and managing maize in a warehouse
  5. Bending over the maize
  6. Let’s store our maize well
  7. Managing aflatoxins in maize before and during harvest
  8. Managing aflatoxins in maize during drying and storage

Cashew
Video modules:

  1.  Growing annual crops in cashew orchards
  2. Integrated approach against fruit flies
  3. Weaver ants against fruit flies
  4. Promoting weaver ants in your orchard
  5. Collecting fallen fruit against fruit flies
  6. Preparing cashew apple juice

Healthy and Diverse Food
Video modules:

  1. Intercropping maize with pigeon peas
  2. Storing cowpea seed
  3. Harvesting and storing soya bean seed
  4. Enriched porridge
  5. Conserving bean leaf vegetables
  6. Managing aflatoxins in groundnuts during drying and storage
  7. Making banana flour

Tomato production
Video modules:

  1. Staggering production of tomatoes
  2. Making a (chilli) seedbed
  3. Managing nematodes in vegetables
  4. Insect nets in seedbeds
  5. Transplanting chillies
  6. Drip irrigation for tomato
  7. Managing tomato leaf curl virus
  8. Managing aphids in beans and vegetables
  9. Managing tomato late blight

Tomato post-harvest
Video modules:

  1. Good handling of tomatoes
  2. Storing fresh and dried tomatoes
  3. Making a cooling chamber for tomatoes
  4. Processing tomatoes into concentrate and juice

Legumes
Video modules:

  1. Soil fertility in Africa
  2. Reviving soils with mucuna
  3. Intercropping maize with pigeon pea
  4. Storing cowpea seed
  5. Soya sowing density
  6. Harvesting and storing soya bean seed
  7. Beans for the lowlands
8. Staking climbing beans 
9. Managing birds in climbing beans
10. Managing aflatoxins in groundnuts during drying and storage
11. Root and stem rot in groundnut
12. Making groundnut oil and snacks
13. Growing lupin without disease (Latin America)
14. Better seed for green gram

Fish
Video modules:

  1. Stocking fingerlings in a nursery pond
  2. Food for fish
  3. Growing azolla for feed
  4. Preparing low-cost concentrate feed

Fighting striga and improving soil fertility
Video modules:

  1. Striga biology
  2. Integrated approach against striga
  3. Succeed with seeds
  4. Composting to beat striga
  5. Micro-dosing
  6. Animals and trees for a better crop
  7. Storing cowpea seed
  8. Grow row by row
  9. Joining hands against striga
  10. Let’s talk money

Small livestock
Video modules:

  1. Making a raised platform for sheep and goats
  2. Feeding dairy goats
  3. Keeping sheep healthy
  4. Growing azolla for feed
  5. Preparing low-cost concentrate feed
  6. Growing hydroponic fodder
  7. Sillage from maize
  8. Feeding grasscutters
  9. Quail housing

Animal health
Video modules:

  1. Keeping sheep healthy
  2. Deworming goats and sheep with herbal medicines
  3. Herbal treatment for diarrhoea
  4. Herbal medicine against fever in livestock
  5. Herbal medicine against mastitis
  6. Natural ways to manage bloat in livestock
  7. Effective worm control
  8. Managing cattle ticks
  9. Keeping milk free from antibiotics
  10. Preventing fly-borne illness in donkeys and horses

 

Feed and fodder
Video modules:

  1. Growing azolla for feed
  2. Preparing low-cost concentrate feed
  3. Growing hydroponic fodder
  4. Sillage from maize
  5. Spineless cactus for fodder
 6. Feeding dairy goats
 7. Feeding improved chickens
 8. Feeding rabbits
 9. Food for fish
10. Feeding grasscutters
11. Feeding snails

Rice Advice
Video modules:

  1. Seed sorting
  2. Seed flotation
  3. Seed drying
  4. Seed preservation
  5. Land preparation
  6. Seedbed
  7. Transplanting
 8. Weed management
 9. Soil fertility
10. Improving rice quality
11. Rice parboiling
12. Managing bacterial leaf blight in rice
13. Direct seeded rice in dry conditions
14. Flood tolerant rice
15. Compost from rice straw

Sesame
Video modules:

  1. Maintaining varietal purity of sesame
  2. Row planting of sesame
  3. Harvesting and storing sesame

Sustainable Land Management series
Video modules:

  1. Introduction
  2. Stone Lines
  3. Fanya juu terraces
  4. Grevillea agroforestry
  5. Road runoff harvesting
  6. Zero-grazing & biogas
 7. Zaï planting pits
 8. Demi-lunes
 9. Parkland agroforestry
10. Soil fertility management
11. Farmer-managed natural regeneration
12. Farmers & pastoralists
13. Conservation agriculture

Chilli
Video modules:

  1. Making a chilli seedbed
  2. Managing nematodes in vegetables
  3. Insect nets in seedbeds
  4. Transplanting chillies
  5. Harvesting, drying and storing chillies
  6. Solar drying of chillies
  7. Making chilli powder

Onions
Video modules:

  1. Making more money from onions
  2. The onion nursery 
  3. Installing an onion field
  4. Growing onions in fertile soil
  5. Managing onion diseases
  6. Onion harvest and storage

Soya
Video modules:

  1. Soil fertility in Africa
  2. Soya sowing density
  3. Harvesting and storing soya bean seed
  4. Making soya cheese
  5. Making a condiment from soya beans
  6. Enriching porridge

Maize
Video modules:

  1. Reviving soils with mucuna
  2. Intercropping maize with pigeon peas
  3. Scouting for fall armyworms
  4. Killing fall armyworms naturally
  5. Till less to harvest more
  6. Let's produce more maize
  7. Maize sillage

Cassava
Video modules:

  1. Quality cassava planting material
  2. Growing cassava on poor soils 
  3. Reviving soils with mucuna
  4. Growing cassava on sloping land
  5. Grass strips against soil erosion
  6. Managing mealybugs in cassava
  7. Cassava mosaic virus
  8. How to calculate yield of cassava

Managing fruit flies
Video modules:

  1. Integrated approach against fruit flies
  2. Collecting fallen fruit to control fruit flies
  3. Killing fruit flies with food baits
  4. Mass trapping of fruit flies
  5. Weaver ants against fruit flies
  6. Promoting weaver ants in your orchard

Making Money
Video modules:​​​​​​

  1. Making soya cheese
  2. Preparing cashew apple juice
  3. Solar drying pineapples
  4. Solar drying of kale leaves
  5. Making chilli powder
  6. Growing oyster mushrooms
  7. Making yoghurt
 8. Making fresh cheese
 9. Making rennet
10. Village savings and loan associations
11. Harvesting and storing shea nuts
12. Making better shea butter
13. Making mango crisps

Chickens
Video modules:

  1. Making a business from home raised chicks
  2. Working together for healthy chicks
  3. Taking care of local chickens
  4. Feeding improved chickens
  5. Preparing low-cost concentrate feed

Rabbits
Video modules:

  1. Rabbit house construction
  2. Feeding rabbits
  3. Breeding rabbits
  4. Taking care of young rabbits
  5. Monitoring for profitable rabbit breeding
  6. Preventing diseases in rabbits
  7. Making rabbit sausages

Milk as a business
Video modules:

  1. Hand milking of dairy cows
  2. Keeping milk clean and fresh
  3. Taking milk to the collection centre
  4. Managing cattle ticks
  5. Keeping milk free from antibiotics
  6. Pure milk is good milk

Dates, donkeys and chicks
Video modules:

  1. Date palm management
  2. Date palm IPM
  3. Fighting the red palm weevil
  4. Pressing dates 
  5. Establishing quality seedlings
  6. Preventing fly-borne illness in donkeys and horses
  7. Working together for healthy chicks
  8. Making a business from home raised chicks

Coffee
Video modules:

  1. Coffee: picking & drying
  2. Coffee: stumping & pruning
  3. Coffee: group organisation

Health and nutrition
Video modules:

  1. Soya sowing density
  2. Harvesting and storing soya bean seed
  3. Making soya cheese
  4. Making yoghurt
  5. Making banana flour
  6. Turning honey into money
  7. Solar drying of kale leaves
  8. Enriched porridge
  9. Helping women recover after childbirth

Water and soil fertility
Video modules:

  1. Drip irrigation for tomato
  2. Contour bunds
  3. Grass strips against soil erosion
  4. Grow more, earn more
  5. The wonder of earthworms
  6. Making a vermicompost bed
  7. Using human urine as fertilizer
  8. Urea deep placement
  9. Mulch for a better soil and crop
  10. Compost from rice straw
  11. Good microbes for plants and soil

Fruit
Video modules:

  1. Intercropping pineapples with bananas and beans
  2. Solar drying of pineapples
  3. Staking and pruning passion fruit
  4. Weaver ants against fruit flies
  5. Promoting weaver ants in your orchard
  6. Controlling banana weevils
  7. Making banana flour
  8. Preparing cashew apple juice

Sustainable Land Management
Video modules:

  1. Conservation Agriculture
  2. Riparian Zone Protection
  3. Self Help Group
  4. Water Resources Users Association
  5. Stone Lines
  6. Living windbreaks to protect the soil

Additional available videos that can be translated and compiled

Women in extension; Farmers' rights to seed – experiences from Guatemala; Farmers' rights to seed - experiences from Malawi; Floating vegetable gardens

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