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Resources about beekeeping

admin May 14, 2018

May 20th is World Bee Day. This could be a good time to prepare a radio program about the benefits of beekeeping, […]

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Women in agricultural extension

admin May 07, 2018

One of this week’s Farmer stories highlights the gap between women and men farmers’ access to agricultural tools and training. Researchers say […]

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World Press Freedom Day

admin April 30, 2018

The 25th annual World Press Freedom Day will take place on May 3, 2018. This year’s theme is “Keeping power in check: […]

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Handbook for farmers: How to develop and manage your own community seed bank

admin April 23, 2018

Biodiversity International, a global research organization, has published a new handbook for farmers who want to set up or strengthen community seed […]

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BH2: How to effectively use wild sound in your radio program

admin April 16, 2018

Birds chirping, water gurgling in a small stream, farmers singing as they work: these are some examples of wild or ambient sound […]

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Online toolkit: Agriculture and climate adaptation

admin April 02, 2018

The United Nations Development Program and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization have posted a series of videos, lecture notes, and ongoing […]

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Resources on conservation agriculture

admin March 26, 2018

This week’s Farmer stories discuss conservation agriculture (CA), a farming approach that emphasizes protecting the soil—and the environment in general—for increased productivity. […]

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New webpage and webinar video for Farm Radio Resources

admin March 19, 2018

www.farmradio.fm is the new webpage that houses all of Farm Radio International’s resources for broadcasters. From here, you can access our four […]

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Stories about youth in agribusiness

admin March 12, 2018

This week, our Farmer stories are about young people in Kenya, Niger, and Zimbabwe who struggle with the decision to leave home—or […]

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Safety resources for women journalists

admin March 05, 2018

Women journalists can face specific threats to their security, livelihoods, and well-being. These include sexual assault, online harassment, and discrimination in the […]

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BH2: How to be an effective host of a farmer radio program

admin February 26, 2018

What skills and approaches are helpful to effectively host a farmer program? This Broadcaster how-to guide explains key tasks for program hosts, […]

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Plantwise Knowledge Bank

admin February 19, 2018

This week’s Farmer stories and Spotlight discuss pests and diseases that are affecting staple crops such as maize and cash crops like coffee. As […]

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