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Audio postcard: Agripoll Tanzania — Using radio and mobile phones to listen to farmers

By Farm Radio International | Jun 9, 2014

Bart Sullivan here. I’d like to introduce you to the phones and technology we used to pull off Agripoll here in Tanzania. The ten Android…

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Audio postcard: Tanzanian cassava co-operative triples harvest by listening to the radio

By Farm Radio International | Jun 2, 2014

Salmu Nakudabi, chairperson of  Jitegemee B, a cassava processing co-operative in Tanzania, at work processing cassava. This group has more than tripled its yield after tuning…

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Voices from the field: Benedetha, Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Mar 14, 2014

Benadetha Mmaravi is a teacher and farmer from Msijute village in the Mtwara Region of southern Tanzania. Valuing education, she is working hard in both…

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Farmer Hamisi, Tanzania

Voices from the field: Hamisi, Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Mar 3, 2014

Hamisi Rajabu is a farmer in Valeska village, located in the Arumeru District of the Arusha Region in northern Tanzania. He is a father of three…

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Farmer Husna, Tanzania

Voices from the field: Husna, Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Feb 19, 2014

Husna lives in Rundugai village, located in the Kilimanjaro Region of Tanzania. She is a widow. Her husband passed away four years ago, leaving her as…

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Audio postcard: Ugandan broadcasters reflect on winning the George Atkins Communications Award

By Farm Radio International | Feb 14, 2014

Named after the founder of Farm Radio International, the George Atkins Communications Award recognizes rural radio broadcasters for their outstanding commitment and contribution to food security and…

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Audio postcard: An old garage becomes FRI’s technology “Hangar”

By Farm Radio International | Feb 11, 2014

My name is Bart, Captain Sullivan. I’m the radio and ICT (information and communication technology) manager for Farm Radio International. The Hangar came about because…

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A radio broadcaster interviews farmers

Audio postcard: Announcing 500 radio partners!

By Farm Radio International | Feb 3, 2014

We just passed an important milestone! Farm Radio International now has more than 500 radio broadcasting partners in 38 countries across sub-Saharan Africa. This means…

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Audio postcard: From the desk of Executive Director Kevin Perkins … now in Tanzania!

By Farm Radio International | Jan 24, 2014

Executive Director Kevin Perkins addresses a group of international digital journalists visiting Radio 5 in Arusha, Tanzania. I’m Kevin Perkins and, in this photograph, I…

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An outdoor focus group sitting discussing the mental health project

Audio postcard: Focus group brings youth together to share insights on mental health in Malawi

By Farm Radio International | Nov 29, 2013

Hi there, My there, my name is Stephen Sherman. I am an intern with Farm Radio Trust in Malawi. Farm Radio Trust is a strategic partner…

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