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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 July, 2014

Infestation, innovation and inspiration

Posted in: Intro, Issue #298, Past Issues

Liberia: Caterpillars invade farmer’s crops (by Prince Collins, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #298, Past Issues

Tanzania: Cooking with gas gives women a break (Trust)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #298, Past Issues

Uganda: Farmers benefit from hot prices for chilies (by Emmanuel Opio, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #298, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #298, Past Issues

Call for applications: Open Society Fellowships

Posted in: Issue #298, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

UNESCO: Empowering local radio with Information and Communication Technologies

Posted in: Issue #298, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Voices from the field: Erena Micheal, Tanzania

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #298, Past Issues

Is an insect always a pest?

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #298, Past Issues

Good business, bad markets, and serious land issues

Posted in: Intro, Issue #297, Past Issues

Comoros: Young farmer meets success by building customer loyalty (by Ahmed Bacar, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #297, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Low prices mean tough choices for farmers (By Vladimir Mzaca, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #297, Past Issues

Senegal: Farmers angered by large-scale land purchases (IRIN)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #297, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #297, Past Issues

Call for applications: Earth Journalism Scholars

Posted in: Issue #297, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Farm Radio International helps farmers standardize bag sizes for food crops

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #297, Past Issues

Free access: BBC opens up College of Journalism websites

Posted in: Issue #297, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Broadcaster how-to guide: How to create ear-catching promos, intros and extros

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #297, Past Issues

Moving forward: Rubber trees, chickens and sunflower brighten the future

Posted in: Intro, Issue #296, Past Issues

Liberia: Small-scale rubber producers face challenges (by Prince Collins, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #296, Past Issues

Niger: Young farmer succeeds with chickens (Souleymane Maâzou, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #296, Past Issues

Uganda: Farmer’s life brightened by sunflowers (By Geoffrey Ojok, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #296, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #296, Past Issues

Open for entries: UN contest for digital professionals

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #296, Upcoming Events

Search for Common Ground handbook: Target audiences for peacebuilding radio

Posted in: Issue #296, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farm Radio International blog: Audio postcards

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #296, 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 #296, Past Issues

Finding effective ways to improve your farming

Posted in: Intro, Issue #295, Past Issues

Cameroon: Cotton farmer adapts farming practices to counter soil infertility (by Anne Mireille Nzouankeu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #295, Past Issues

Uganda: Farmers fall foul of exotic chickens (by Denis Ongeng, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #295, Past Issues

Tanzania: Loliondo FM − bringing a community together (by Adam Bemma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #295, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #295, Past Issues

Call for applications: The journalist to journalist lung health media training fellowship

Posted in: Issue #295, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Strategic communication for peacebuilding: a training guide

Posted in: Issue #295, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Save the date: Farmer e-course and competition returns!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #295, Past Issues

To market, to market – Episode 2: A glut in the market: How supply and demand affect prices

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #295, Past Issues