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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 August, 2013

Simple solutions and complex issues

Posted in: Issue #258, Past Issues

Cameroon: Farmer grows year-round thanks to water tank (by Anne Mireille Nzouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #258, Past Issues

Tanzania: Chickens help girls plan for the future (By Paddy Roberts, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #258, Past Issues

Farmers arrested after clash with herders (allAfrica; agencies)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #258, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Water and irrigation

Posted in: Issue #258, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Chickens and education

Posted in: Issue #258, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Farmer-pastoralist conflict

Posted in: Issue #258, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #258, Past Issues

Call for applications: Scholarships for broadcast journalism course

Posted in: Issue #258, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Women in the news: Handbook from ‘Strengthening the Voice and Visibility of Women in Africa’

Posted in: Issue #258, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farmers receive potato vines after listening to orange-fleshed sweet potato radio campaign

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #258, Past Issues

Breeding cows in a zero-grazing system can be a dual environmental solution

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #258, Past Issues

Rows, rivers and goats: Farmers find ways to improve yields

Posted in: Issue #257, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Farmers plant near watercourses to cope with dry weather (by John Ndinga-Ngoma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #257, Past Issues

Ethiopia: Radio broadcasts help farmers profit from planting in rows (by Karen Hampson, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #257, Past Issues

Kenya: Dairy goats improve food and income security for small-scale farmers (By Mark Ndipita, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #257, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Water management

Posted in: Issue #257, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Tef, and planting in rows

Posted in: Issue #257, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Dairy goats

Posted in: Issue #257, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #257, Past Issues

Call for entries: SIGNIS Radio Competition 2013

Posted in: Issue #257, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Tips for asking gender-responsive questions

Posted in: Issue #257, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Member of Farm Radio International Board visits Cameroon

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #257, Past Issues

Farmer in Malawi uses animal dung to protect crops by fending off hungry goats

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Issue #257, Past Issues

The good effects of tobacco, animal breeding and radio!

Posted in: Issue #256, Past Issues

Cameroon: Farmer uses tobacco leaves and chili peppers as pesticides (by Anne Mireille Nzouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #256, Past Issues

Kenya: Improved livestock breeds allow pastoralists to stay at home (by Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #256, Past Issues

Ghana: Farmers reap results from radio program on cashews (by Janelle Meager, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #256, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Natural pesticides

Posted in: Issue #256, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Improved livestock breeds

Posted in: Issue #256, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

Notes to broadcasters: Participatory Radio Campaigns

Posted in: Issue #256, Notes to Broadcasters, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #256, Past Issues

Call for entries: United Nations journalism contest

Posted in: Issue #256, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Training guide: Responsible media coverage of elections

Posted in: Issue #256, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International encourages Community Listeners’ Groups in Tanzanian Regions

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #256, Past Issues

Use chili peppers to control pests

Posted in: African Farm News in Review