Case study - farming in Kenya
The video clips highlight the problems experienced by a Kenyan farmer and look at some of the practices that he has introduced that enables him to overcome them.
You may want reflect upon the following questions whilst you are watching the video and to make some brief outline notes during and after the video for revision purposes.
- To what extent does the farm differ from those in your own country?
- Identify and explain the problems that farmers face in Kenya.
- Describe how this farmer attempted to overcome these problems?
- To what extent to you think the farmer is practicing sustainable agriculture?
You might want to review the section on sustainable development to help you draw your conclusion.