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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 November, 2012

World AIDS Day and radio

Posted in: Issue #226, Past Issues

Comoros: A farmer is tested for HIV after a persuasive radio spot (by Ahmed Bacar, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Comoros)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #226, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Blanche Bouanga overcomes HIV status to become successful market vendor (by Privat Tiburce Martin Massanga, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Congo-Brazzaville)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #226, Past Issues

Malawi: Letina Gondwe adopts labour-saving conservation agriculture techniques to benefit her health (by Mark Ndipita, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Malawi)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #226, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on World AIDS Day

Posted in: Issue #226, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Training course: ‘Writing and Reporting News’

Posted in: Issue #226, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Training guides: Module IV: Sustainability of Community Radios

Posted in: Issue #226, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

The importance of listening to your audience: Join the conversation on Barza!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #226, Past Issues

Women Save Time on the Farm

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #226, Past Issues

Palm wastes produce profits!

Posted in: Issue #225, Past Issues

Cameroon: Farmer puts palm residues to work (by Anne Mireille Nzouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Cameroon)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #225, Past Issues

Comoros: Sweet success for a strawberry farmer (by Ahmed Bacar, for Farm Radio Weekly, in the Comoros Islands)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #225, Past Issues

Senegal: Villages advance towards self-sufficiency in rice (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #225, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on palm residues

Posted in: Issue #225, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on innovation and strawberries

Posted in: Issue #225, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on rice self-sufficiency

Posted in: Issue #225, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Human Rights Fellowships − Photography

Posted in: Issue #225, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Reporting science in local languages

Posted in: Issue #225, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Double champions: Lazarus Laiser and Emmanuel Asamoah both win the 2012 George Atkins Communications Award

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #225, Past Issues

Fruit changes farmers’ lives

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #225, Past Issues

Milk, maize and manure

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #224, Past Issues

Malawi: Struggles and successes of a female livestock farmer (by George Mwika Kayange, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Malawi)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #224, Past Issues

Namibia: Cattle farmers boost income by improving animal health (by Johanna Absalom, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Namibia)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #224, Past Issues

Kenya: Radio weather forecasts help farmers prepare (AlertNet)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #224, Past Issues

Niger: Farmers warned to expect more flooding (IRIN)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #224, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on manure

Posted in: Issue #224, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on cattle management

Posted in: Issue #224, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on weather forecasts

Posted in: Issue #224, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Nieman Fellowships, Harvard University, USA

Posted in: Issue #224, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Family Health International Interactive Radio Toolkit

Posted in: Issue #224, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

FRW’s Francophone Bureau Chief wins prize in media competition on value chains

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #224, Past Issues

Adventures of Neddy: A community animal health worker helps a village manage Newcastle disease

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #224, Past Issues

Bush fires threaten livelihoods

Posted in: Issue #223, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Bush fires destroy livelihoods (by Nqobani Ndlovu, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Zimbabwe)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #223, Past Issues

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Small-scale farmers use land abandoned by wealthy owners (by Jacques Kikuni Kokonyange, for Farm Radio Weekly, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #223, Past Issues

Kenya: Paying attention to animal hygiene pays off for urban livestock farmers (Think Africa Press)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #223, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on bushfires

Posted in: Issue #223, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on borrowing land

Posted in: Issue #223, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on raising livestock in urban areas

Posted in: Issue #223, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Have an idea to help improve journalism? Apply for a Nieman visiting fellowship

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #223, Past Issues

The Global Land Grab: A Primer

Posted in: Issue #223, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Winners of CTA journalists’ / media competition on value chains announced

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #223, Past Issues

Are burning crop residues and grass good for soil health and fertility? Views from a farmer and an agricultural researcher

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #223, Past Issues