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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.

Archive for February, 2011

Dear subscribers,

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Burkina Faso: Farmers find ancient seed selection practices still relevant (by Adama Zongo, for Farm Radio Weekly in Burkina Faso)

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South Africa: Traditional seeds help Sekhukhune District fight hunger (by Fidelis Zvomuya, for Farm Radio Weekly in South Africa)

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Cote d’Ivoire: Cocoa farmers suffer from export ban (IPS, IRIN, BBC, RFI, Afrik News, Wall Street Journal)

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Notes to broadcasters on seed ownership

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Knight International Journalism Awards

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Online course: ‘Reporting on refugees and displacement’

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Remembering Asuo Dzigbordi from Ghana

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Two women rice farmers discuss their best seed saving practices

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Hello everyone,

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In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:

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1. Congo: The ‘motorcycle-wheelbarrow’ prevents harvest loss (by Privat Tiburce Martin Massanga for Farm Radio Weekly in Congo)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #145, Past Issues

2. Madagascar: New granaries guarantee food security (by Patrick A. Andriamihaja, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Madagascar)

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Notes to Broadcasters on transport to market

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Notes to Broadcasters on granaries

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Radio for Peacebuilding Africa Awards 2011

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Message-in-a-box

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Radio stations facing the crisis in Ivory Coast (by Serge Adams Diakité for Farm Radio Weekly in Ivory Coast)

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Water is life. Share it.

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Hello!

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In this week’s Farm Radio Weekly:

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Zambia: Small-scale farmer worries about rising food prices (by Brian Moonga, for Farm Radio Weekly in Zambia)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, ISsue #144, Past Issues

DR Congo: Teachers take up farming to supplement their salaries (Syfia Grands Lacs)

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Botswana: Bushmen granted water rights (Mail & Guardian, Survival International, OSISA)

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Notes to broadcasters on rising food prices

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Notes to broadcasters on supplementing incomes through farming

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International Women’s Media Foundation’s Courage in Journalism Awards

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Videos from International Journalists Network on YouTube

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Farm Radio International’s work highlighted in WHO bulletin

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Farmer uses good yam storage practices and improves his life

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