Resources

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Connecting with farmers, journalists, and communicators on social media

admin August 05, 2019

There are thousands of websites online where you can get information. But sometimes, you just want to ask a question and get […]

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Two resources on women’s health and nutrition

admin July 22, 2019

Women’s health on the World Health Organization (WHO) website On WHO’s Women’s Health site for Africa, you can find links to the […]

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Two resources on groundnuts

admin July 08, 2019

Groundnut Post-harvest Operations (FAO) The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) publishes an online compendium of post-harvest practices for […]

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Broadcaster how-to guide: Producing mini-docs

admin June 24, 2019

Mini-documentaries are short reports from the field that document the story of one person who encounters a problem and overcomes it. These […]

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Chicken diseases

admin June 09, 2019

This week’s Resource is an Issue pack (now called a Backgrounder) designed to give radio broadcasters the information needed to create effective […]

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How to make and use compost

admin May 26, 2019

Compost, often known as “composted manure” in Africa, and one type of organic fertilizer, is important for naturally boosting soil fertility. To […]

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Broadcaster how-to guide: Adapting Farm Radio International resources for radio broadcast

admin May 12, 2019

There is a huge amount of information and an enormous number of stories available in print, on the internet, in television, in […]

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Resources on climate change and African agriculture

admin April 29, 2019

The following six documents represent a variety of opinions and perspectives on the issue of climate change and African farming. Some are […]

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Backgrounder on stroke

admin April 14, 2019

A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off. Without blood, brain cells lack a supply […]

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Recording the weather

admin April 07, 2019

Farmers depend on the weather for a good harvest. But the changing climate means that even experienced farmers must adjust their practices […]

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The 10 Elements of Agroecology: Guiding the Transition to Sustainable Food and Agricultural Systems

admin March 31, 2019

This week’s Farmer story from Burkina Faso talks about agroecology. Our Resource focuses on the same topic. The United Nations Food and […]

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Broadcaster how-to guide: How to deal with sensitive issues on air

admin March 24, 2019

As a broadcaster, you likely talk about a wide range of topics on the air. Many of these are not particularly sensitive […]

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