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Achieving zero hunger through radio programs on guinea fowl

By Farm Radio International | Oct 15, 2018

This World Food Day, we’re showcasing one of our projects that shows how basic agriculture information can not only help farmers raise nutritious animals for…

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Rex Chapota

Close to home: Fall armyworm leaves none untouched

By Farm Radio International | Oct 5, 2018

Rex Chapota, Farm Radio International’s Regional Manager for East and Southern Africa, calls himself a “weekend farmer.” From eight till five, Monday to Friday, he…

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One hour, thousands of farmers helped: A good day for an extension worker in Ghana

By Farm Radio International | Oct 22, 2017

For 38 years, Alhassan Dramani worked as an extension officer for the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) in the Savelugu district of Ghana’s Northern…

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From radio broadcaster to guinea fowl farmer

Radio documentary: From broadcaster to guinea fowl consultant

By Farm Radio International | Oct 3, 2017

Veronica Barik may be the newest guinea fowl consultant in the Upper East Region of Ghana, but the way she tells her story—the powerful voice,…

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Small but hungry

By Farm Radio International | Sep 20, 2017

A new and dangerous pest is quickly spreading across Africa. In less than two years, the Fall armyworm has been spotted in 26 countries from…

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Sharing our favourite World Radio Day voice messages

By Farm Radio International | Mar 13, 2017

To celebrate World Radio Day earlier this year, we invited radio lovers from around the world to participate in a special Radio is You! Uliza poll…

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Radio key to success for these farming brothers in Ghana

By Farm Radio International | Mar 8, 2017

Ayesiya Akangki and Ayiba Adaaja, farmers and brothers, work tirelessly on their rice field in the Upper East Region of Ghana, near the Burkina Faso…

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What it takes to be an award-winning guinea fowl farmer

By Farm Radio International | Mar 1, 2017

The rural community of Kasenamun, in Ghana’s Upper East Region, is quiet other than the light wind and rhythmic chirping of guinea fowl in the…

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This rice farmer’s yield set to multiply tenfold thanks to radio

By Farm Radio International | Feb 2, 2017

With files courtesy of Mark Kudafa   Elvis Asare takes a radio broadcaster through his farm. He gestures to his recently harvested rice field, golden…

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This farmer may be blind, but that won’t stop him from seeing success

By Farm Radio International | Nov 3, 2016

Ekow Yamoah is also known as “Ekow Vulcaniser” — a name he gets from his work fixing tires at his shop in Anamabo in the Central…

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