Siku ya Uhuru 9 DEC 2011 (50th Anniversary of Independence)
clip 57 monkey scare with shirt
" ..as the corn cobs form, they attract monkeys from the protected forest. the farmers, knowing that the monkeys can quickly strip the plants of the growing cobs - some still with their soft silks [still topped with pollen bearing tassels, of the just forming cob] - some plump
the farmers stay in the fields as much as they can to ward off the monkeys, which can be heard in the trees on the [protected] forest edge."
when they are forced to abandon their crops for a time, they leave *smouldering fires and hanging shirts* to fool the monkeys into thinking they are still there..
.. standing at the forest edge
monkey scare with shirt 
looking alternately towards the trees, then out over the valley of ripening crops..