Date Posted: February 8th, 2010
In order to obtain the best price for their produce, farmers have to make many decisions. Where is the best place to sell their produce? Close to home or as far away as Europe? How should they sell their produce? Directly to a consumer or company, or through a trader?
Our news story from Côte d’Ivoire visits farmers who are trying to find a strong export market for their bananas. In this script, a fictional farming family considers their options for selling grain locally.
You can also find this script online at: http://farmradio.org/english/radio-scripts/66-8script_en.asp.