Featured Farmer Stories


Tanzania: Pastoralists use weather information to plan livestock feeding

Peter Kakanji is brushing his teeth, using bristles of a stick as a toothbrush. He looks to the sky for signs of […]


Benin: Grower processes pineapple into natural juices

Eyes fixed on the ground, boots on, Thomas Tonou waits a few seconds before moving a step forward. It’s 6:30 a.m. and […]


Pineapple production & post-harvest management

Pineapples are nutritious and delicious, and can be processed into several different foods that are easier to store or sell than the […]


COMESA Media Awards

Journalists who cover regional integration projects are invited to submit stories for the COMESA Media Awards, organized by the Common Market for […]


An urban migrant makes his own luck in organic farming

Sibongile Sityebi heads up an urban agricultural masterpiece, supported by Ntombesine and Vuyokazi Wulana, two demure but hard working women from the […]

Analysing farm radio through contemporary models of science communication (Kilimo Media)

Fabian Oswald, completed his Masters degree at the Kalsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany.  The focus of his work was based on […]

FAO uses radio and Farmer Field School approach to support farmers facing the Fall armyworm

The Fall armyworm is a caterpillar, a member of the Lepidopteran family, that feeds in large numbers on a wide variety of […]