Script of the week

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Raising guinea fowl

admin January 20, 2020

This week’s Farmer story from Ghana talks about raising guinea fowl. This week’s Script of the week is a backgrounder document on […]

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Backgrounder: Production of Irish potatoes

admin January 06, 2020

This week’s Farmer story from Nigeria talks about methods for managing diseases in Irish potatoes and ensuring that seed potatoes are healthy […]

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Feed your birds right: How the King of guinea fowl farmers won his crown

admin December 08, 2019

This week’s Farmer story from Ghana talks about the potential of guinea fowl to improve soil fertility and manage pests. Our Script […]

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Farmers adopt eco-friendly, zero-energy storage technique for vegetables in northern Ghana

admin November 24, 2019

Like this week’s Farmer story from Senegal, our Script of the week focuses on innovative and effective methods of storing fruits and […]

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Using chemical pesticides safely: The case of Fall armyworm in Ethiopia

admin November 11, 2019

Maize farmers across sub-Saharan Africa are trying various methods to keep Fall armyworm (FAW) and other pests from damaging their crops. FAW […]

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Storing dairy fodder for the dry season increases farmers’ income

admin October 28, 2019

Like this week’s Farmer story from Senegal and this week’s Resource, our Script of the week focuses on the dairy sector. Dairy […]

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A friend in need is a friend indeed: Keeping your groundnuts free from aflatoxin contamination

admin October 14, 2019

One of this week’s Farmer stories and one of this week’s Resources focus on aflatoxin. A friend in need is a friend […]

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To market, to market—episode 3: Where to sell: Making the best choice

admin September 29, 2019

Two of this week’s Farmer stories focus on various aspects of marketing farm produce. This is also the topic of our Script […]

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Grow your own fertilizer—plant cover crops with maize

admin September 16, 2019

One of our Farmer stories from Kenya highlights the benefits of growing jack beans as a cover crop. Our Script of the […]

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Farmers in Niger benefit from letting trees grow in their fields

admin September 02, 2019

Like this week’s Farmer story from Burkina Faso and this week’s Resource, our Script of the week focuses on agroforestry, and more […]

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Talking to teens about unsafe sex

admin August 19, 2019

The topic of our Script of the week is related to the topic one of this week’s Farmer stories from Burkina Faso. […]

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Composting human waste is a healthy way to reduce disease and feed the soil

admin August 05, 2019

Like this week’s Farmer story from Uganda, our Script of the week focuses on finding beneficial uses for human waste. Food safety […]

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