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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 January, 2012

Solar fish dryers benefit women’s group, fish eaters and the environment

Posted in: Issue #187, Past Issues

Malawi: Women benefit from solar fish dryers (by Norman Fulatira, for Farm Radio Weekly in Malawi)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #187, Past Issues

Tanzania: Farmers’ group profits by expanding vegetable production (AllAfrica)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #187, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on solar fish drying

Posted in: Issue #187, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on Zanzibari vegetable farmers

Posted in: Issue #187, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Journalism competition: Young People, Farming and Food

Posted in: Issue #187, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Resource publication: Why Radio Matters – Making the Case for Radio as a Medium for Development

Posted in: Issue #187, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Preparations for the first World Radio Day

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #187, Past Issues

Three Fishing Ladies with a Message about Solar Dryers

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #187, Past Issues

Fertilizer trees boost yields in Malawi

Posted in: Issue 186, Past Issues

Malawi: Farmers boost maize yields with fertilizer trees (Alertnet)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue 186, Past Issues

Burundi: Rainwater: storing a precious liquid (Syfia Grands Lacs)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue 186, Past Issues

Somalia: Red Cross forced to suspend food and seed aid (AllAfrica)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue 186, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on fertilizer trees

Posted in: Issue 186, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on water management

Posted in: Issue 186, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards 2012

Posted in: Issue 186, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Training guide on covering elections

Posted in: Issue 186, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Greetings and feedback from Cameroon Link

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue 186, Past Issues

Radio Spots: Tree planting

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue 186, Past Issues

Banana bakery increases women’s incomes

Posted in: Issue #185, Past Issues

Kenya: Women in Kisii succeed with banana processing (Nairobi Star)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #185, Past Issues

Ethiopia: Apples bring wealth to highland farmers (The Guardian)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #185, Past Issues

Cameroon: Livestock farmers turn dung into power (Alertnet)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #185, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on banana processing

Posted in: Issue #185, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on Ethiopia and apples

Posted in: Issue #185, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on dung and biogas

Posted in: Issue #185, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

AMARC Africa to hold first capacity building conference in Dakar

Posted in: Issue #185, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Facebook for journalists

Posted in: Issue #185, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Statement to COP17 by AMARC

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #185, Past Issues

An alternative fuel source: Make charcoal briquettes from banana peels

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #185, Past Issues

Women and farming, valuable tomatoes, and push-pull

Posted in: Issue #184, Past Issues

Madagascar: Women break with tradition by embracing farming and improving lives (by Patrick Andriamihaja, for Farm Radio Weekly in Madagascar)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #184, Past Issues

Guinea: Growing tomatoes all year round (by Ibrahima Sory Cissé, for Farm Radio Weekly in Guinea-Conakry)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #184, Past Issues

Kenya: Double benefits from the push-pull technique (by Pius Sawa for Farm Radio Weekly in Kenya)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #184, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on women and farming

Posted in: Issue #184, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on new varieties

Posted in: Issue #184, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on the push-pull technique

Posted in: Issue #184, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

One World Media Special Award

Posted in: Issue #184, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Earth Journalism Toolkit

Posted in: Issue #184, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Now available online: Script package on Participatory Radio Campaigns and agricultural co-operatives

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #184, Past Issues

The ‘Push-Pull’ Approach to Controlling Stem Borers in Maize

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #184, Past Issues