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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 March, 2011

Welcome readers!

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South Africa: Farmers fight foot-and-mouth disease (by Fidelis Zvomuya for Farm Radio Weekly in South Africa)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #150, Past Issues

Tanzania: Managing water with micro-dams (UNDP)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #150, Past Issues

Rwanda/DR Congo: Finding a day’s work across the border (Syfia Grands Lacs)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #150, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on foot and mouth disease

Posted in: Issue #150, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on rainwater harvesting

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Notes to broadcasters on cross-border trade

Posted in: Issue #150, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Course in Broadcast Journalism

Posted in: Issue #150, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Radio stories on climate change available

Posted in: Issue #150, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Training the trainers in Addis Ababa

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #150, Past Issues

Fighting corruption with community management of water systems

Posted in: Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #150, Past Issues

Welcome!

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Ethiopia: Selecting and storing seeds for survival (USC Canada, Dave Kattenburg)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #149, Past Issues

Zambia: National gene bank helps rural farmers meet need for seeds (by Brian Moonga for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #149, Past Issues

Zambia: From fishing to farming with hybrid seed (by Brian Moonga for Farm Radio Weekly in Zambia)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #149, Past Issues

Ivory Coast: Collapse of cocoa industry hurts farmers (RFI, BBC, IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #149, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on seed ownership

Posted in: Issue #149, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

The Dag Hammarskjöld Scholarship Fund for Journalists

Posted in: Issue #149, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

‘Mission Possible’: Gender and Media Advocacy Training Toolkit

Posted in: Issue #149, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

What was your most interesting interview last year?

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #149, Past Issues

Does your community need a seed bank?

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Issue #149, Past Issues

Welcome!

Posted in: Issue #148, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Farmers preserve local seeds but buy improved maize (by Zenzele Ndebele, for Farm Radio Weekly in Zimbabwe)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #148, Past Issues

Malawi: Farmers save time and money by preserving local seed varieties (by Gladson Makowa for Farm Radio Weekly in Malawi)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #148, Past Issues

Mali: Soaring grain prices worry farmers (by Soumaila T. Diarra from Farm Radio Weekly, in Mali)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #148, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on seed ownership

Posted in: Issue #148, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on food price rises

Posted in: Issue #148, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Diageo Africa Business Reporting Awards

Posted in: Issue #148, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Facebook: a tool for journalists?

Posted in: Issue #148, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Grace Amito receives the George Atkins Communication Award in Ottawa

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #148, Past Issues

Organic cotton helps the soil and the community

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Issue #148, Past Issues

Greetings

Posted in: Issue # 147, Past Issues

Mali: Sali Samaké’s journey from literacy class to weather reports (by Soumaila T. Diarra for Farm Radio Weekly in Mali)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue # 147, Past Issues

Congo: From farmer to business woman (by Privat Tirbuce Massanga for Farm Radio Weekly in Congo-Brazzaville)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue # 147, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Women farmers face many challenges (by Zenzele Ndebele for Farm Radio Weekly in Zimbabwe)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue # 147, Past Issues

Zambia: Rural women seek support on International Women’s Day (by Brian Moonga for Farm Radio Weekly in Zambia)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue # 147, Past Issues

Notes to Broadcasters on International Women’s Day

Posted in: Issue # 147, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

AMARC-WIN’s Women’s Day Broadcast Campaign

Posted in: Issue # 147, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

IPS Publications on giving voice to gender equality

Posted in: Issue # 147, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

How did you mark International Women’s Day?

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue # 147, Past Issues

Sara’s mother goes to work and brings home healthy food

Posted in: Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue # 147, Past Issues