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2016 George Atkins Communications Award winners recognized at the 2017 International Forum

Jan 19, 2017

The three winners of the 2016 George Atkins Communications Award are being recognized at the sixth annual International Forum being put on in Montreal this week…

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Radio 4 Change: Introducing our 2015-16 annual report

Jan 3, 2017

When it comes to growing a better future, inaction is no longer an option. The time has come to make change happen. And radio can help. That’s what…

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Curling for a cause at Africa Rocks!

Dec 21, 2016

Team Blueberry won the team spirit award and a basket of local, organic veggies from Roots & Shoots Farm, one of the event sponsors.    Since…

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Aid for agriculture: Calling on Canada to invest in small-scale farmers

Sep 22, 2016

Photo by Jesse Winter Farm Radio International has joined forces with several other organizations to encourage Canada to make a big new investment in small-scale farming. …

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Congratulations to the winners of the 25th George Atkins Communications Award!

Aug 30, 2016

Farm Radio International would not exist without the efforts of one exceptional Canadian farm broadcaster: our founder, the late George Atkins. Each year, we pay…

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Discover Tanzania with Farm Radio International!

Aug 5, 2016

In 2013 our executive director, Kevin Perkins, relocated to Tanzania to spend a year in the field, closer to FRI’s work on the ground. Ever…

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Stephen Muchiri of the Eastern Africa Farmers Federation addresses the crowd at Arlington Five in Ottawa

Mobile phones are transforming African agriculture

Jun 28, 2016

Stephen Muchiri of the Eastern Africa Farmers Federation addresses the crowd at Arlington Five in Ottawa during a special Farm Radio International event, A Conversation…

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Read the latest Tuning In!

May 17, 2016

In the Spring 2016 edition of Tuning In, we celebrate the life of Janet Atkins, devoted wife of FRI’s founder, George Atkins, with a tribute written by…

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8 ways radio is changing the lives of farmers

Feb 25, 2016

How radio is seeding change for small-scale farmers Radio can share vital information on agricultural techniques, nutrition, health care, local politics, weather and more. Radio…

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Celebrate your love of radio

Feb 12, 2016

February 13 is World Radio Day — time to celebrate our love of radio and the impact it has on listeners. Radio is a great…

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