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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, 2014

New activities, new incomes

Posted in: Intro, Issue #302, Past Issues

Congo-Brazzaville: On an island of fishers, the only farmer earns more money than most (by Privat Tiburce Martin Massanga, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #302, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Laying hens change former squatters’ fortunes (by Nqobani Ndlovu, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #302, Past Issues

Uganda: Farmer profits by branching out into selling sweet potato vines (by Adam Bemma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #302, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #302, Past Issues

Farmer program e-course: spots are going fast! Sign-up as soon as possible

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #302

Orange sweet potato

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #302, Past Issues

Call for entries: Haller Prize for Development Journalism

Posted in: Issue #302, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Climate change in Africa: A guidebook for journalists

Posted in: Issue #302, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Ebola, pollution and communication

Posted in: Intro, Issue #301, Past Issues

Sierra Leone: Farmers evading Ebola leave crops to rot (Bloomberg)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #301, Past Issues

Zimbabwe: Contaminated water forces vegetable farmers to change crops and irrigation techniques (By Vladimir Mzaca, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #301, Past Issues

Malawi: Text messages help farmer increase yields (By Mark Ndipita, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #301, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #301, Past Issues

Call for entries: The African Fact-Checking Awards

Posted in: Issue #301, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

New publication: Reporting justice: A handbook on covering war crimes courts

Posted in: Issue #301, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Farmer program e-course registration is open!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #301, Past Issues

Clean water and a clean environment make a better life

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #301, Past Issues

Young people make the future bright

Posted in: Intro, Issue #300

Tanzania: Planting the seed of conservation in schools (by Felicity Feinman, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: Intro, Issue #300, Past Issues

South Africa: Young reporters learn the ropes at school (by Adam Bemma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #300, Past Issues

West Africa: Farmer groups respond to lack of funding (by Inoussa Maïga, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #300, Past Issues

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #300, Past Issues

Call for applications: Thomson Foundation Young Journalist from the Developing World

Posted in: Issue #300, Past Issues, Upcoming Events

Youth radio for peacebuilding: a guide

Posted in: Issue #300, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

Meet the Bureau Chiefs!

Posted in: Farm Radio International Action, Issue #300, Past Issues

The promise of conservation agriculture

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #300, Past Issues

Local radio educates, informs and has the power to champion justice

Posted in: Intro, Issue #299

Kenya: Eighty-five-year-old Mzee mmoja continues to inspire farmers (by Sawa Pius, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #299

Uganda: Woman broadcaster scatters seeds of understanding via the radio (by Adam Bemma, for Farm Radio Weekly)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #299

Nigeria: Live on-air people’s court (Trust)

Posted in: African Farm News in Review, Issue #299

FRW news in brief

Posted in: FRW news in brief, Issue #299, Past Issues

Call for applications: Grants for investigative journalism

Posted in: Issue #299, Upcoming Events

Radio talkshows for peacebuilding: A guide

Posted in: Issue #299, Radio Resource Bank

Audio postcards: Farm Radio International’s messages to you

Posted in: Issue #299, Past Issues, Radio Resource Bank

How to get farmers talking about important things (Facilitating farmer voice)

Posted in: Farm Radio International script of the week, Farm Radio Script of the Week, Issue #299, Past Issues