Script of the week

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Backgrounder: Raising goats

admin November 05, 2018

One of this week’s Farmer stories is about the impact of a disease called peste des petits ruminants on goats. Our Script […]

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Rebuilding local seed supplies after armed conflict or other emergency situations

admin October 30, 2018

All three of this week’s Farmer stories talk about the importance of indigenous crops, and two focus on indigenous seeds. Our Script […]

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Broadcaster how-to guide: Effective emergency response programming for farmers

admin October 15, 2018

This week’s Farmer stories from Zambia and Ghana talk about weather-related services that, respectively, guide farmer’s monthly activities and provide accurate daily […]

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Sack farming: Unlimited vegetable harvest

admin October 07, 2018

Like one of this week’s Farmer stories from Tanzania, our Script of the week is about growing vegetables in bags, also called […]

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Improved Market Information Services programs increase farmers’ income and knowledge

admin October 01, 2018

This week, we present some of the best of our Farmer stories on marketing. Our Script of the week shows how radio […]

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Rural communities adapting to climate change in Benin

admin September 24, 2018

The Farmer stories in this issue of Barza Wire focus on factors that are beyond the power of farmers themselves to control. […]

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A guide for broadcasters to some important livestock diseases

admin September 17, 2018

This week’s Farmer stories are all about livestock, and ensuring livestock health. But animal health—and animal diseases—is a big topic. There are […]

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Water-efficient gardens: Water is life

admin September 10, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Togo is about ensuring that market gardeners have enough water to make a living. Water is indispensable […]

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Making traditional mustard in Moba County, Togo

admin August 27, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Burkina Faso shows a women’s group profiting from processing a common vegetable. Our Script of the week […]

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Crop rotation and intercropping reduce damage from striga weed

admin August 13, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from DRC focuses on intercropping. Our Script of the week focuses on the benefits of intercropping and crop […]

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The ‘push-pull’ approach to controlling stem borers in maize

admin August 07, 2018

This week’s Farmer story about Fall armyworm from Ethiopia talks about farmers who are having success with the push-pull method. Our Script […]

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Kenyan farmer uses organic practices

admin July 30, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Tanzania talks about the benefits of organic farming. Our Script of the week is the success story […]

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