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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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Resources for reporting on refugees and displaced people

admin February 12, 2018

This week, our Farmer stories from Cameroon, South Sudan, and Uganda feature people who are finding ways to feed themselves and improve […]

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How to conduct a focus group

admin February 05, 2018

This week’s Spotlight is about radio broadcasters in the Democratic Republic of Congo who are preparing a special series of programs about […]

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How to grow vining vegetables in small spaces

admin January 29, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Benin talks about urban farmers who use intercropping and crop rotation to make the most of small […]

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Fact-checking tips and tools

admin January 15, 2018

This week’s Spotlight features the work of Africa Check, the first and only independent fact-checking organization on the continent. In addition to […]

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Resources about managing striga

admin January 08, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Kenya discusses using soya beans to manage striga. To better understand striga and to learn about other […]

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Backgrounder: Fall armyworm

admin December 18, 2017

This week’s Farmer story from Tanzania highlights what researchers, government, and farmers are doing to prepare for a Fall armyworm infestation. Fall […]

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