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Thank you for helping us tell the small-scale farmer’s story

Jun 9, 2015

Barza Wire journalist Norman Fulatira in Malawi offers his thanks to supporters of Barza Wire. Thank you to all our supporters who helped us raise…

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Broadcaster profile: Edwin Lamtey — Working closely with communities and ag experts to create impactful radio

Jun 4, 2015

Edwin Lamtey’s voice carries to thousands of households across northern Tanzania on the airwaves of Boma Hai FM. Trained at City Media College in Arusha,…

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Broadcaster profile: Carine Ide Tchounga — Dedicated to serving her farming audience with the information they need

May 21, 2015

For the past 15 years, Carine Ide Tchounga has been providing thousands of farming families with important information and entertainment, first as a broadcaster and…

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Farmer program e-course shows broadcasters value of connecting with audience

Apr 1, 2015

Sakina Majawa Kaima is an experienced farm radio broadcaster. She currently hosts two shows on Malawi’s Chanco Radio that address two important issues facing farmers:…

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Talking about nutrition and agriculture with radio broadcasters on Barza Discussions

Mar 22, 2015

Whether we realize it or not, good nutrition plays a vital role in our everyday lives. Eating nutritious food not only keeps disease at bay,…

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Barza Wire’s top stories feature women doing great work

Mar 4, 2015

Since 2007, Farm Radio Weekly — now known as Barza Wire — has been producing great farmer stories. Every week, more than 2,000 broadcasters receive…

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Celebrating our 100th script package

Feb 23, 2015

In May 1979, our first script package was mailed to 34 broadcasters in South Asia, Latin America and Africa. The scripts covered a number of…

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Who should tell the small-scale farmer’s story? They should.

Feb 5, 2015

Privat Tiburce Massanga, a Congolese journalist, has written for Barza Wire since 2011.   In December 2007, Farm Radio International launched Farm Radio Weekly, a…

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Launching Barza Wire: Same great stories with a new name

Feb 5, 2015

Farm Radio International has been serving farm radio broadcasters for 35 years, providing them with valuable agricultural advice and tips on creating an impactful broadcast.…

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Audio postcard: How to write a successful radio drama

Sep 19, 2014

Tony Mushoborozi, 34, is a script writer from Kigezi, Uganda. He is currently working on a mental health radio drama to be aired on radio…

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