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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, 2013

Sustaining, adapting and profiting: African farmers supply what their markets need

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #240, Past Issues

Cameroon: Women earn income from forest foods without deforestation (Alertnet)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #240, Past Issues

Kenya: Upland rice gives hope to small-scale maize farmers (By Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Kenya)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #240, Past Issues

South Africa: Age no challenge to productive woman (by Thuso Khumalo, for Farm Radio Weekly, in South Africa)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #240, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Non-timber forest products (NTFP)

Posted in: Issue #240, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Upland rice

Posted in: Issue #240, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Older farmers and their farming choices

Posted in: Issue #240, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Permaculture design course offered in Swahili in Arusha, Tanzania – April 8-19, 2013

Posted in: Issue #240, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Rockefeller Centennial Challenge 2013

Posted in: Issue #240, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Survey Report: Community Participation at Local and Community Radio Stations

Posted in: Issue #240, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Mobenzi case study: Farm Radio International

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #240, Past Issues

Forest communities generate income while conserving their environment

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #240, Past Issues

Certified success: choosing the right crop for the market

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #239, Past Issues

Côte d’Ivoire: Certification makes cocoa attractive and boosts farmers’ incomes (IRIN)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #239, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Sweet potatoes spell sweet success for farmer (by Privat Tiburce Massanga, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Congo-Brazzaville)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #239, Past Issues

Tanzania: Sesame co-op improves yields, sales and income (by Paddy Roberts, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Tanzania)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #239, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on sweet potatoes and market trends

Posted in: Issue #239, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on cocoa

Posted in: Issue #239, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on sweet potatoes and market trends

Posted in: Issue #239, Notes to Broadcasters

Notes to broadcasters on co-operatives and certification schemes

Posted in: Issue #239, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

World Water Day

Posted in: Issue #239, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Publication: ‘Getting the Balance Right’

Posted in: Issue #239, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Orange sweet potatoes

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #239, Past Issues

Training course winners design programs to benefit farmers

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #239, Past Issues

Farmers respond to changing rainfall patterns, learning opportunities and markets

Posted in: Issue #238, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Farmers dig in to capture flood water (Alertnet)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #238, Past Issues

Kenya: Woman improves her fortunes through livestock and through diversification (by Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Kenya)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #238, Past Issues

Comoros: Farmer switches from growing luxury good to staple crops (by Ahmed Bacar, for Farm Radio Weekly, in Comoros)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #238, Notes to Broadcasters

Notes to broadcasters on harvesting floodwater

Posted in: Issue #238, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on diversification on farms

Posted in: Issue #238, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on switching crops

Posted in: Issue #238, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Voices of Our Future 2013

Posted in: Issue #238, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Journalism Ethics: A Global Debate

Posted in: Issue #238, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Zimbabwean Farm Radio Weekly freelance writer charged with ‘illegal radio smuggling’

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #238, Past Issues

Diversity beats disease in the rice field

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #238, Past Issues

International Women’s Day 2013

Posted in: Issue #237, Past Issues

Kenya: Men help turn tide against female genital mutilation (IPS and UN News Centre)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #237, Past Issues

Uganda: Women choose to delay marriage (Global Press Institute)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #237, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters on International Women’s Day

Posted in: Issue #237, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

International Women’s Day event

Posted in: Issue #237, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Online journalism course: Reporting on Sexual Violence

Posted in: Issue #237, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International featured on CNN!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #237, Past Issues

Local groups in Cameroon work to eradicate ‘breast ironing’

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #237, Past Issues