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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, 2012

Farmers face serious challenges: Stories from Zimbabwe, South Sudan and Congo

Posted in: Issue #190, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Erratic rains and long dry spell worry farmers (by Zenzele Ndebele for Farm Radio Weekly in Zimbabwe)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #190, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Lack of land drives residents to grow food in cemetery (by John Ndinga-Ngoma, for Farm Radio Weekly in Congo-Brazzaville)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #190, Past Issues

South Sudan: FAO to help South Sudanese families (FAO)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #190, Past Issues

Notes to Broadcasters on the recent dry spell

Posted in: Issue #190, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to Broadcasters on land pressure in the Congo

Posted in: Issue #190, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to Broadcasters on South Sudan

Posted in: Issue #190, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

WASH Media Awards 2011-2012

Posted in: Issue #190, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Radio series on infant nutrition in Zambia

Posted in: Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International scripts now available in Swahili and Hausa!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #190, Past Issues

Choosing Crops for Drought-Prone Areas

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #190, Past Issues

More on World Radio Day: Stories from Burkina Faso and Zambia

Posted in: Issue #189, Past Issues

Burkina Faso: Listeners’ club gratitude for local radio station lifts broadcasters’ spirits (by Nourou-Dhine Salouka, for Farm Radio Weekly in Burkina Faso)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #189, Past Issues

Zambia: ‘Shutting down journalists is shutting us down’ says Zambian farmer (by Brian Moonga, for Farm Radio Weekly in Zambia)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #189, Past Issues

Kenya: A farmer makes her fortune by turning weeds into juice (by Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly in Kenya)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #189, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on making juice from weeds

Posted in: Issue #189, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

2012 SADC Media Awards Competition

Posted in: Issue #189, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Community Media: A Good Practice Handbook

Posted in: Issue #189, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International releases findings from successful radio-for-development project on World Radio Day

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #189, Past Issues

Improved Market Information Services programs increase farmers’ income and knowledge

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #189, Past Issues

Celebrating World Radio Day: Farmers all over Africa achieve success and satisfaction from listening to their radios

Posted in: Issue #188, Past Issues

Kenya: Radio interview with woman mushroom farmer inspires others to grow mushrooms (by Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly in Kenya)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #188, Past Issues

Zambia: Radio spreads pearls of wisdom, helps farmer raise swine (by Mutimba Mazwi, for Farm Radio Weekly in Zambia)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #188, Past Issues

Congo: Radio Biso na Biso changes the lives of indigenous women (by Privat Tiburce Massanga, for Farm Radio Weekly in Congo)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #188, Past Issues

Malawi: Listening to the radio perfects Goodson Chisaleka’s vegetable farming skills (by Norman Fulatira, for Farm Radio Weekly in Malawi)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #188, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on World Radio Day

Posted in: Issue #188, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Knight International Journalism Award

Posted in: Issue #188, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

UNESCO Community Radio Handbook

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #188, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Using community radio to heal after Kony’s war

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #188, Past Issues

Effective use of vetiver grass: A participatory radio campaign in Malawi helps farmers keep soil on their fields and money in their pockets

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #188, Past Issues