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Grace Amito from Mega FM, Uganda, wins the 2010 George Atkins Communication Award!

By Farm Radio International | Nov 5, 2010

Ms. Amito was part of the Mega FM African Farm Radio Research Initiative team which produced very popular participatory radio campaigns on honey production and…

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What does radio have to do with food security?

By Farm Radio International | Jul 30, 2010

“We knew the technique of composting, but it is by the strength of radio that we have the courage to do so.” These words from…

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Rosemond Ohene: Giving Voice to Farmers in Ghana

By Farm Radio International | Jun 9, 2010

Rosemond Ohene, a graduate from Cape Cost University in Accra, joined Ghana’s Rite FM with no experience in radio broadcasting.  It was a very challenging…

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From extension officer to farm radio broadcaster

By Farm Radio International | May 27, 2010

His name is Asio Koku, an agricultural research officer working for Ho Municipality in Ghana. His duties include sending information about new technologies to farmers…

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Participatory Radio Campaigns Work

By Farm Radio International | May 21, 2010

It has been 3 years since we launched the African Farm Radio Research Initiative (AFRRI) in which we set out to assess the effectiveness of…

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Winnie & Rose’s Story

By Farm Radio International | Apr 1, 2010

Last fall, I visited the village of Omotol in the Seroti District of north-eastern Uganda. This is one community that has been reached by a…

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Annual Meeting of AFRRI Coordinators Reveals Importance of Listener Engagement

By Farm Radio International | May 14, 2009

Last month, it was my great pleasure to travel to Mali to meet with most of the team implementing the African Farm Radio Research Initiative…

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