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Fall issue of Network News is here!

Oct 1, 2012

The fall issue of Network News, the newsletter we produce three times a year to keep our supporters informed about our work, has been published.…

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Online course will train African broadcasters to design effective programs for farmers

Sep 21, 2012

Jefferson Massah calls himself part of the Farm Radio International Family. As a rural radio journalist in Liberia, he uses skills that he learned from…

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New program helps Ethiopian farmers increase yields of traditional grain

Aug 29, 2012

High in protein, iron, and fibre, tef is a tiny grain that serves as a nutritional powerhouse in Ethiopia. This traditional crop accounts for about…

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Farm Radio International scripts now available in Swahili and Hausa!

Aug 9, 2012

In May 1979, Farm Radio International founder, George Atkins, sent the first script package to 34 radio broadcasters in 26 countries. His idea was to…

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Canadian Journalism Student in Arusha

Jul 18, 2012

This summer, four students of the Carleton University Journalism Program interned with Farm Radio International and their partners across three different sub-Saharan African countries (Malawi,…

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Farm Radio is a Winner of The Rockefeller Foundation 2012 Innovation Challenges Competition!

Jul 9, 2012

In June of this year, Farm Radio International’s Regional Field Manager in Mali – Modibo Coulibaly – entered an idea to the Rockefeller Foundation’s 2012…

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Feeding the Demand for more radio

Jun 13, 2012

Radio is the only place where the Minister of Agriculture and the small farmer meet, says Rex Chapota, Executive Director of Farm Radio Malawi. He…

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Fighting ‘Witch Weed’ with the Radio

Jun 5, 2012

Five years ago, nothing grew well in Barafo Théra’s family farm, which lies in the community of Damy in Mali. Nothing, that is, except for…

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Farm Radio Weekly celebrates 200th edition

May 28, 2012

Farm Radio Weekly (FRW) is our news and information service for rural radio broadcasters in sub-Saharan Africa. It started in 2007 with the vision of…

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We need your clicks!

Mar 23, 2012

Farm Radio International very often submits proposals for new projects and funding. Last week our ICT and Radio Specialist, Bart Sullivan found a funding opportunity…

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