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Potato 48 message SMS campaign

Summary:

This potato SMS campaign was developed as part of the UPTAKE project (Up-scaling Technology in Agriculture through Knowledge and Extension). This project is exploring how SMS and radio can work together to support adoption of technology leading to increased productivity and food security, along with improved livelihoods for small-scale farming household.

Radio partners: Farm Radio International

Other partners: ARI Uyole, private seed companies (Meru Agrotours, Highland seed and Beula seed company), Ministry of Agriculture DAICOS

This 62-message campaign ran in late 2017/early 2018 in Southern Tanzania.

Languages:
Swahili / Kiswahili
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Bean 59 message SMS campaign

Summary:

This bean SMS campaign was developed as part of the UPTAKE project (Up-scaling Technology in Agriculture through Knowledge and Extension). This project is exploring how SMS and radio can work together to support adoption of technology leading to increased productivity and food security, along with improved livelihoods for small-scale farming household.

Radio partners: Farm Radio International

Other partners: ARI Uyole, private seed companies (Meru Agrotours, Highland seed and Beula seed company), Ministry of Agriculture DAICOS

This 59-message campaign ran in early 2018 in Southern Tanzania.

Languages:
Swahili / Kiswahili
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Maize 62 message SMS campaign

Summary:

This maize SMS campaign was developed as part of the UPTAKE project (Up-scaling Technology in Agriculture through Knowledge and Extension). This project is exploring how SMS and radio can work together to support adoption of technology leading to increased productivity and food security, along with improved livelihoods for small-scale farming household.

Radio partners: Farm Radio International

Other partners: ARI Uyole, private seed companies (Meru Agrotours, Highland seed and Beula seed company), Ministry of Agriculture DAICOS

This 62-message campaign ran in late 2017/early 2018 in Southern Tanzania.

Languages:
Swahili / Kiswahili
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Mobile Landscape Analysis – Audio PowerPoint

Summary:

This is a presentation on the mobile landscape analysis in Tanzania put together by the UPTAKE team. It contains key findings and constraints to providing Agri VAS, lessons, opportunities and implications for knowledge organizations and is accompanied by a descriptive audio recording.

Languages:
English
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Mobile landscape analysis

Common bean agrodealer poster – Kiswahili

Summary:

Tupande Maharage Bingwa is a poster giving information on growing common beans. It was produced as part of the Scaling Up Improved Legume Technologies (SILT) program running the Legume Alliance campaign in Tanzania. It was distributed by one of the partners - AFAP.

Languages:
Swahili / Kiswahili
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Common bean agrodealer psoter

Common bean flipchart – Kiswahili

Summary:

Tupande Maharage Bingwa is a flipchart giving information on growing common beans. It was produced as part of the Scaling Up Improved Legume Technologies (SILT) program running the Legume Alliance campaign in Tanzania.

Languages:
Swahili / Kiswahili
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522 Maharage bingwa flipchart

Common bean poster – Kiswahili

Summary:

Tupande Maharage Bingwa is a poster giving information on growing common beans. It was produced as part of the Scaling Up Improved Legume Technologies (SILT) program running the Legume Alliance campaign in Tanzania. It was distributed by our partners - FIPS Africa, using their village based advisors.

Languages:
Swahili / Kiswahili
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523 Maharage bingwa FIPS poster

FRI backgrounder: Cassava post-harvest activities

Summary:

Post-harvest activities in cassava

Sections include:

  • Why is this subject important to listeners?
  • What are the big post-harvest challenges with cassava?
  • Gender aspects of post-harvest cassava activities
  • Key information about cassava post-harvest activities
  • Processing raw cassava roots into chips
  • Making High Quality Cassava Flour
  • Making cassava starch
  • New opportunities for processed cassava in Tanzania
  • Marketing
Languages:
English
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healthy cassava leaves - up close

FRI Backgrounder on growing soybean

Summary:

Backgrounder on growing soybean in Tanzania 

Sections include:

  • Why is this subject important to listeners
  • What are the big challenges of growing soybean in Tanzania?
  • Is there misinformation about growing soybean that I should cover?
  • Gender aspects of growing soybean
  • Predicted impact of climate change on production of soybean
  • Key information about growing soybean from land selection to harvest
Languages:
English
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BABY DEMO - FIPS photo