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Archive for October, 2009

Welcome to all!

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In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:

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1. Mozambique: Farmers exchange locally-adapted seeds at seed fairs (LEISA)

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2. Niger: ‘Part-time farmers’ travel from city to country to make ends meet (Syfia Info)

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3. South Africa: GM potatoes will not be sold (Business Day, Supermarket Online)

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Notes to broadcasters on seed fairs:

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Notes to broadcasters on part-time farmers:

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December 18: Celebrate International Migrants Day with Radio 1812!

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Pambazuka provides a forum for audio and video podcasts

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Stanley Khaila explains lessons from AFRRI participatory radio campaign

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Rebuilding local seed supplies after armed conflict or other emergency situations

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Hello to all!

Posted in: Issue #84, Past Issues

In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:

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1. Tanzania: Biofuel projects halted following outcry (The East African)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #84, Past Issues

2. Malawi: Despite maize surplus, some farmers are hungry (IPS)

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Notes to broadcasters on land grabbing:

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Notes to broadcasters on cotton farmers:

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The Daniel Pearl Awards for cross-border investigative journalism

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Farm Radio International’s Community Radio Start-Up Guide

Posted in: Issue #84, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International reminder about scriptwriting competition: Deadline for submissions is November 1!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #84, Past Issues

The importance of security crops

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Warm greetings to all!

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In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:

Posted in: Issue #83, Past Issues

1. Africa: Fertilizer subsidies don’t always reach those in need (Various Sources)

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2. Nigeria: Triple bagging an alternative to ‘killer beans’ (Daily Trust)

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3. Ghana: Farmers risk stray bullets to continue work (The Chronicle)

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Notes to broadcasters on fertilizer subsidies:

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Notes to broadcasters on food storage:

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October 16, 2009 – Deadline to apply for the International Association of Women in Radio & Television awards

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Can Tru Love Withstand the Test? – A radio drama on HIV prevention

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Awards announced for Farm Radio script competition

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Storing cowpea seeds for a season and a reason

Posted in: Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #83, Past Issues