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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 June, 2013

Forest foods, traditional seeds and new starts

Posted in: Issue #251, Past Issues

Cameroon: Farmers tame wild okok to increase income (by Anne Mireille N’zouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #251, Past Issues

Swaziland: Growing for seed beats the drought (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #251, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Farmers short of resources amid political struggles (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #251, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Non-timber forest products and vegetative propagation

Posted in: Issue #251, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Seeds

Posted in: Issue #251, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Seeds

Posted in: Issue #251, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Agricultural extension via the radio

Posted in: Issue #251, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #251, Past Issues

International Co-operative Day 2013: ’Co-operative enterprise remains strong in time of crisis’

Posted in: Issue #251, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Training materials available online: Citizen Journalism and Digital Empowerment

Posted in: Issue #251, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

The sweet sound of radio for Ugandan farmers

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #251, Past Issues

Butterfly farming generates income for rural community and protects the forest

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #251, Past Issues

Rewards from restoration; profiting from manure

Posted in: Issue #250, Past Issues

Niger: Restoring land restores women’s dignity (by Souleymane Maâzou, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Past Issues

Ethiopia: Don’t mention the evictions (APO)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #250, Media News Flash, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Farmer feeds fish with chicken manure (By Nqobani Ndlovu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #250, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Fish farming and chicken manure

Posted in: Issue #250, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Soil restoration

Posted in: Issue #250, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Dams and land grabbing

Posted in: African Farm News in Review

Contest for best coverage of infectious diseases

Posted in: Issue #250, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

‘Changing seasons’: Using radio to communicate and exchange knowledge on the fight against climate change in Congo Basin forests

Posted in: Issue #250, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio ‘hangs out’ with Gates Foundation

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #250, Past Issues

Grow more food in drylands with planting pits

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #250, Past Issues

Success, livelihoods and media interference

Posted in: Issue #249, Past Issues

Comoros: Resourceful farmer uses loan to launch successful business (by Ahmed Bacar, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #249, Past Issues

Tanzania: Farmers displaced by mining development live like refugees (IRIN)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #249, Past Issues

Uganda: Ugandan media outlets re-open, but is the door on press freedom closing? (Deutsche Welle, CPJ, BBC)

Posted in: Issue #249, Media News Flash, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Education, entrepreneurship and disabilities

Posted in: Issue #249, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Mining and farmer displacement

Posted in: Issue #249, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Media and press freedom

Posted in: Issue #249, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Call for applications: The Richard J. Margolis Award

Posted in: Issue #249, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

No to child labour in domestic work – World Day Against Child Labour, June 12, 2013

Posted in: Issue #249, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Join Barza and the ‘Farmers and agricultural value chains’ discussion today

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #249, Past Issues

Learning to manage a loan

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #249, Past Issues

Smoother roads mean better incomes: Getting produce to market

Posted in: Issue #248, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Village farmers travel road to success (by John Ndinga-Ngoma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #248, Past Issues

Tanzania: Moving close to big market spells success for cassava farmer (by Esther Enock, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #248, Past Issues

Malawi: Protect the lake, and people can fish forever (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #248, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Access to markets

Posted in: Issue #248, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Cassava

Posted in: Issue #248, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Notes to broadcasters: Shrinking lakes

Posted in: Issue #248, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

The African Story Challenge

Posted in: Issue #248, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

What is the secret to making a great radio bulletin?

Posted in: Issue #248, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Welcome to the NEW BARZA!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #248, Past Issues

Avoid post-harvest losses with proper handling: Eight radio spots

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #248, Past Issues