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Voices from the field: Tito Mvungi, Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Sep 4, 2014

Tito Mvungi is finding farming to be a welcome change from constantly trying to find construction work in town. Last year, the 27-year-old decided to…

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Voices from the field: Abdillahi Mabomba, Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Jul 29, 2014

Abdillahi Mabomba is a Tanzanian rice farmer who lives in the town of Ndanda, in the Mtwara Region of southern Tanzania, just north of Mozambique.…

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Learning how to beep to vote in Burkina Faso

By Farm Radio International | Jul 24, 2014

I’m Emma Bider, an intern with Farm Radio International in Burkina Faso. The month of June marked the beginning of a new Participatory Radio Campaign here…

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Audio postcard: Ghanaian farmers capitalized on ICT to connect with markets

By Farm Radio International | Jul 23, 2014

A radio producer from Obuoba FM interviews the chairperson of a farmer organization in Ghana’s Ashanti Region. Hello my name is Nathaniel Ofori, the information and…

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Farmer Aurea, Tanzania

Voices from the field: Aurea, Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Jul 21, 2014

Aurea Lyamuya is a 52-year-old mother of eight. She lives in Ngage village in the Simanjiro District of the Manyara Region of Tanzania. She relocated there…

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Audio postcard: Radio program helped farmers access vines to grow nutritious orange-fleshed sweet potato

By Farm Radio International | Jul 17, 2014

Victoria Dansoa Abankwa, an agricultural extension officer and host of the orange-fleshed sweet potato program at Central Radio in Cape Coast, Ghana.  In 2013, Farm…

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Audio and video postcard: Paza Sauti — Raising the voices of Tanzanian farmers

By Farm Radio International | Jul 16, 2014

Clara Moita, broadcaster for Radio 5 in Arusha, Tanzania, works on Paza Sauti, a radio program that polled Tanzanian farmers on their access to markets.…

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Voices from the field: Erena Micheal, Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Jul 10, 2014

Erena Micheal dances under the hot summer sun in her colourful traditional Tanzania garments, celebrating the rice harvest with fellow farmers. She says she is…

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Audio postcard: Teaching new technologies may be tough at times, but always rewarding

By Farm Radio International | Jul 7, 2014

Nathaniel Ofori is the information and communications technology (ICT) officer at Farm Radio International’s office in Ghana. This photo was taken during one of the…

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Audio postcard: Research on sweet potato selection shows that nutrition is often an afterthought

By Farm Radio International | Jul 3, 2014

Hi I’m Janelle from Farm Radio Ghana. Here’s my interview with Frank Quiquché Aka, Senior Researcher at the crop science department of the University of…

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