It is a bright hot sunny day and Moses Shonga is taking a walk in his maize field singing. He looks around at the beautiful scenery of evergreen fertilizer trees on his four-acre land and is happy with the progress.
Data collection clusters
• Cluster 1:Gotu springs: near the Ewaso Ngiro River. The spring is protected by fence (Isiolo county)
• Cluster 2:Kubikalo, Kom, Dimatho, Biliqo, Biliqo marara, Bulesa, Goda, Malkafunan, MerG (Isiolo County)
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