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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 May, 2014

Developing a value chain, and making a stand for your industry

Posted in: Intro, Issue #290, Past Issues

Niger: Tomatoes bring women big returns (by Souleymane Maâzou, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #290, Past Issues

Zambia: Farmers push for agricultural policies that support organic farming (by Brian Moonga, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #290, Past Issues

Senegal: Traditional fishers angry at foreign trawlers (RFI; Pressafrik)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #290, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #290, Past Issues

Call for submissions: The 2014 Kurt Schork awards

Posted in: Issue #290, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Mobile phone-based survey: call for assistance in translation and recording

Posted in: Issue #290, Upcoming Events

The Solutions Journalism Network: Reporter’s guide to food security

Posted in: Issue #290, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Zimbabwean FRW writer found not guilty of ‘illegal radio smuggling’

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #290, Past Issues

Kenyan farmer uses organic farming practices

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #290, Past Issues

Entrepreneurs use passion, intuition and knowledge to make a buck

Posted in: Intro, Issue #289, Past Issues

Cameroon: Enthusiastic young farmer moves forward despite lack of land (by Anne Mireille Nzouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #289, Past Issues

Côte d’Ivoire: Rabbit breeder builds and sells modern cages for health and wealth (by Serge Adams Diakité, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #289, Past Issues

Tanzania: Intercropping and companion planting get results (by Adam Bemma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #289, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #289, Past Issues

The 2014 CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Competition: Open for entries

Posted in: Issue #289, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

International Free Expression Exchange (IFEX): Sign up for e-mail news about free expression

Posted in: Issue #289, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International’s audio postcards

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #289, Past Issues

Raising rabbits for meat and profit: Part two

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #289, Past Issues

Opportunities, threats, and the future of African farming

Posted in: Intro, Issue #288, Past Issues

Tanzania: Radio plants seed in farmers’ minds (by Adam Bemma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #288, Past Issues

Liberia: Albino farmers’ urgent cry for help (by Prince Collins, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #288, Past Issues

Africa: Young people not attracted to agriculture (IPS)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #288, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #288, Past Issues

Call for submissions: Environmental reporting contest

Posted in: Issue #288, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Free online course in science journalism

Posted in: Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International’s How to… guide to intros and promos

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #288, Past Issues

Script of the week: Rural youth success stories

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #288, Past Issues

Overcoming challenges to livelihoods: Success stories

Posted in: Intro, Issue #287, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: Women of Pointe-Noire grow maize behind their houses (by Blanche Simona Ngokoumounga for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #287, Past Issues

Uganda: Landmine victim rebuilds his life (By Geoffrey Ojok, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #287, Past Issues

Tanzania: Fifty years of farming cooperatively – an experiment in agricultural production (by Adam Bemma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #287, Past Issues

FRW News in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #287, Past Issues

Call for applications: Maternal health reporting fellowship

Posted in: Issue #287, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Defending Human Rights: A resource book

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #287, Past Issues

Farm Radio Resource Pack #98 is now available for download!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #287, Past Issues

Many heads are better than one: The story of Ngolowindo Co-operative

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #287, Past Issues