Script of the week tagged "crop production"

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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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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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Tanzanian farmers succeed with co-operative cashew growing plan

admin February 26, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Uganda talks about farmers who are growing bird’s eye chilies. Bird’s eye chilies are not a staple […]

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Three times the effort for ten times the yield: Growing tomatoes in Nigeria

admin February 05, 2018

This week’s Farmer story from Comoros shows how, in that country, tomato growers must work hard but are well-rewarded for their efforts. […]

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Diversification on the farm

admin March 13, 2017

This week’s Farmer story from Kenya talks about the benefits of diversifying the crops farmers grow, and mentions several practices which increase […]

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Kenyan woman embraces conservation farming and betters her life

admin December 05, 2016

This week’s story from Guinea focuses on the benefits of no-till farming. Our Script of the week profiles a Kenyan farmer who […]

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Fact sheet on bamboo

admin September 19, 2016

As we saw in this week’s story from Zimbabwe, bamboo is a crop that can provide income, protection from soil erosion, and […]

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