MANYGRO Garden

Map Link 1.26378°S,36.86048°E 1.26336°S,36.86077°E

TYPE: Garden
RESPONSIBLE (S): Manygro (Mathare N°10 Youth Group)
CONTACT: 0728588829 (Adigo)
DIMENSIONS: 50 + 100mq
FENCE: yes

START: 2009, with the support of Solidarités
SUPPORT/FUNDS: Solidarités*, Minister of Agriculture**
PRODUCTS: Sukuma-wiki, spinach, avocado, sugarcane, amaranth (terere), tomato, carrot, onion, cassawa, papaw, maize
CULTIVATION TECHNIQUES: sack (10), ground
SOURCE OF WATER: pipe / tank (2) (owned by the group)
SEEDS SOURCE: shop / Minister of Agriculture
SOIL CONDITIONER: rabbits’ drops
ANIMALS: rabbits (15), chickens (10)
DOMESTIC CONSUME: yes
SALE: yes
FUTURE PLANS: reach the number of 30 rabbits and buy more chickens

* the group has been one of the first supported by the organization and received the issue to train other groups around the area.
** donated 150.000 KSH supporting the idea of transforming a dump site into a garden.
They received help even in buying seeds, tools, pestcydes.

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