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Farm Radio Weekly is a news and information service for rural radio broadcasters in sub-Saharan Africa. It is published by Farm Radio International.

Farm Radio Weekly

In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:

African Farm News in Review

1. West Africa: Pastoralists meet new challenges – in the field and the market (Farm Radio Weekly, CTA)

2. South Africa: Farmers warned to guard against locusts (Dispatch Now 24/7, BuaNews)

3. Africa: Angola land deal announced; Madagascar land deal on hold (Financial Times, The Daily Telegraph)

Upcoming Events

-January 26-27, 2009: “Food Security for All” to be held in Madrid, Spain

-January 31, 2009: New deadline for nominations to press freedom awards

Radio Resource Bank

-Steps for story-based farm radio programming – Step 4: Formats and program plan

Farm Radio Action

-New scripts on water and potatoes now on-line

Farm Radio Script of the Week

-Livestock management practices to cope with climate change

One Response to “In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:”

  1. alphacee [view profile] Says:

    livestock management farming procedure need to increase on practices that will encourage utilisation of wastes produced, where by mixed farming could be of positive and improved system

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