Script of the week

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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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Maternal health, parts one and two

admin July 23, 2018

Like this week’s Farmer stories, our Script of the week focuses on women’s experiences. In most rural communities in Ghana, women are […]

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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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