Featured Farmer Stories


Tanzania: Disease and lack of grazing land hamper access to export markets for livestock farmers

It’s 10 a.m., the sky is bright, and the weather is clear. Chui Meja is keenly observing his cattle, sheep, and goats […]

Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso: A women’s federation benefits from shea tree fruits

Djaratou Diasso is a 50-year-old farmer. She wakes up early in the morning to travel to the shea parks to gather shea […]


Sexually transmitted infections

When two people have sex, they share more than just strong feelings towards one another. They are also at risk of sharing […]


APO Group African Women in Media Award

APO Group has launched its first award to recognize, celebrate, and empower African women journalists who support female entrepreneurship in Africa. APO […]


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 […]