Script of the week

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Processing cassava brings wealth to farmers

admin July 16, 2018

In this week’s Farmer story from Tanzania, we learned that high demand is motivating farmers to grow cassava commercially. Our Script of […]

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Storing cowpea seeds for a season and a reason

admin July 09, 2018

Our Farmer story from Malawi features a farmer who is happy with his airtight PICS bag. Our Script of the week talks […]

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Organic cotton helps the soil and the community

admin July 03, 2018

Like this week’s Farmer story from Senegal, our Script of the week talks about growing a crop organically. The Beninese NGO, OBEPAB, […]

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Aquaculture: The value chain

admin June 18, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Kenya highlights a farmer who succeeds with fish farming. Our Script of the week is an Issue […]

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Soil conservation saves the land, even when a hurricane strikes

admin June 11, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Tanzania talks about special measures taken by farmers to save soil on steep hillsides. But did you […]

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Mushrooms for sale

admin June 04, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Kenya highlights seven young friends who started a joint mushroom business. Our Script of the week shows […]

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Farmers triple sorghum yield thanks to mulch farming

admin May 22, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Tanzania talks about using Canavalia beans as a cover crop to reduce soil erosion, increase soil fertility, […]

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Honey is good food that bees give you at no cost

admin May 14, 2018

Our Script of the week, like this week’s Farmer story from Rwanda, focuses on beekeeping. The script is divided into two parts. […]

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Women, property, and inheritance

admin May 07, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Zimbabwe highlights the impact of corrupt practices on local women’s access to productive land. Our Script of […]

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Fruit changes farmers’ lives

admin April 30, 2018

Our Script of the week focuses on the same themes as two of this week’s Farmer stories: growing fruit in our story […]

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Why insects might be the ideal feed for chickens and fish

admin April 23, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Senegal highlights the need for fish farmers to have adequate supplies of nutritious feed. This week’s Script […]

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Putting worms to work for you

admin April 16, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Kenya highlights the benefits of using earthworms to make compost. Farmers have always known that the earthworms […]

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