Featured Farmer Stories

Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso: Women profit by protecting shea trees

It’s nine a.m. on an October morning and the sun is already beaming down with full force on Reo, a city 100 […]


Tanzania: Farmers increase income and knowledge by farming in groups

It’s early in the morning and Elizabeth Francis is bending over to inspect banana suckers for the Harambee farmers group, of which […]


Climate change videos

The New Humanitarian has created a series of videos about the effects of climate change on farmers in Africa and Asia. As […]


Africa-China reporting grants

The University of Witswatersrand (WITS Journalism) is now receiving grant applications for the Africa-China Reporting Project, which aims to contribute to international […]


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 […]