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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 April, 2011

How telecentres benefit farmers

Posted in: Issue #153, Past Issues

Burundi: Mosquito nets reduce malaria and keep farmers farming (Syfia Grands Lacs)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #153, Past Issues

Tanzania: Farmers benefit from local telecentre (IICD, Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #153, Past Issues

Madagascar: Sleeping in the field to protect the rice (AllAfrica, IRIN)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #153, Past Issues

Notes to Broadcasters on rural telecentres

Posted in: Issue #153, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on rice in Madagascar

Posted in: Issue #153, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on mosquito nets

Posted in: Issue #153, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

AfriComNet Annual Awards

Posted in: Issue #153, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

AgriCultures Network: Magazines and resources on sustainable agriculture

Posted in: Issue #153, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

African Rural Radio Program Analysis

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #153, Past Issues

SolarAid’s micro solar project in rural Tanzania: Tremendous solar energy potential

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Issue #153, Past Issues

GM cotton halts spread of organic cotton

Posted in: Issue #152, Past Issues

Burkina Faso: Organic cotton under threat from GM cotton (by Inoussa Maiga for Farm Radio Weekly in Burkina Faso)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #152, Past Issues

Kenya: Shortage of hybrid maize seed (Daily Nation, Nairobi Star, AllAfrica, KenyaCitizenTV)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #152, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Dairy farmers look to expand (by Zenzele Ndebele, for Farm Radio Weekly in Zimbabwe)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #152, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on organic cotton

Posted in: Issue #152, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on seed shortage in Kenya

Posted in: Issue #152, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on dairy farming in Zimbabwe

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #152, Past Issues

Course on Rural Poverty Reporting

Posted in: Issue #152, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Why broadcasters should use Skype and MP3 Skype Recorder

Posted in: African Farm News in Review

African broadcasters trained in the ‘Whole Station Approach’ (by Pauline Kalumikiza, Program Officer, Farm Radio Malawi)

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #152, Past Issues

Developing cotton organizations in Mali: From Village Association to cooperative

Posted in: Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #152, Past Issues

Welcome readers

Posted in: Issue #151, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Failing rains send farmers to shops to buy food (AlertNet, IRIN)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #151, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on drought

Posted in: Issue #151, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Journalism internships for international students

Posted in: Issue #151, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

How to increase browsing speed on a slow connection

Posted in: Issue #151, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

CFXU & Radio Ada ‘Call and response’ partnership

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #151, Past Issues

Drip irrigation

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #151, Past Issues