Script of the week

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Protect your livestock in times of emergency

Nelly Bassily November 18, 2008

This week’s featured story by Lilianne Nyatcha looks at how the rising cost of grains has put some Cameroonian farmers in the […]

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Villagers in Malawi discuss the role of trees in their community

Nelly Bassily November 11, 2008

This week’s script has a nice connection to both of this week’s special contributors – Sawa Pius and Gladson Makowa. The script […]

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The importance of making soup

Nelly Bassily November 03, 2008

Indigenous knowledge, also known as traditional knowledge or local knowledge, is the wisdom held and shared by the people in your community, […]

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Women learn about credit

Nelly Bassily October 28, 2008

Micro-credit loans can play a strong role in improving livelihoods, as illustrated in this week’s news story by Sawa Pius. Micro-credit lending […]

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“Manure the magic worker” and “Organic fertilizer within easy reach”

Nelly Bassily October 13, 2008

This week, we devote this section to the award-winning Farm Radio scripts that were produced as audio recordings and distributed by the […]

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Two women rice farmers discuss their best seed saving practices

Nelly Bassily October 06, 2008

This week’s featured script was produced as part of a collaboration between Farm Radio International and the Africa Rice Center (WARDA). Our […]

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Select only your best rice seed with flotation and manual sorting

Nelly Bassily September 29, 2008

This week, we feature one of five scripts on rice production and seed management recently produced as part of a collaboration between […]

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Micro-doses of fertilizer increase yields in the Sahel

Nelly Bassily September 22, 2008

This week’s featured script is an additional resource on the topic of fertilizer micro-dosing. It features an interview between a radio host […]

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New rice variety for Africa to save wetlands in Uganda

Nelly Bassily September 08, 2008

This week’s featured script was written by FRW subscriber and correspondent Joshua Kyalimpa of Opsett Media’s African Farm Radio Bureau in Uganda. […]

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Mangoes to the rescue: A local response to climate change

Nelly Bassily August 25, 2008

This week, we are pleased to feature another prize winning script by an FRW subscriber. Kwabena Agyei from Classic FM in Ghana […]

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Fissel farmers don’t pick up straw after harvesting, a method that protects land from heat

Nelly Bassily August 18, 2008

This week’s featured script was written by one of FRW’s own subscribers, Mariama Sy Coulibaly from Radio Convergence Panafricaine in Senegal. Ms. […]

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Rainfall retention protects soil

Nelly Bassily August 11, 2008

While script package 84 will be posted online and reach our partners by mail soon, we have a sneak preview for our […]

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