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Growing groundnuts: Farm Radio Resource Pack 97

Jan 23, 2014

In many African countries, groundnuts (known in North America as peanuts) are a crop of choice for small-scale farmers. They are relatively inexpensive to grow,…

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Annual Report 2012-13 — Radio 2.0: When radio is more than radio

Dec 6, 2013

A MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Farm Radio International began as an idea. Like most great ideas, it was deceptively simple, prompting the question, “Why…

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The fall edition of Network News is here!

Sep 26, 2013

The fall edition of Network News is here! In this issue, you can meet the FarmQuest candidates competing to be named “Mali’s best new farmer”…

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‘Farm Radio rocks!’

Sep 4, 2013

*David Gutnick is an award-winning radio documentary producer who has been a volunteer and mentor to Farm Radio International broadcast partners for FRI’s training programs.…

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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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Farm Radio International joins in Farmer’s Day celebrations in Arusha, Tanzania

Aug 27, 2012

August 8 is Farmer’s Day in Tanzania, and is celebrated with week-long agricultural fairs up and down the country. This year, Farm Radio International mounted…

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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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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 Broadcast Partner Wins UNEP Young Environmental Journalist Award

Mar 8, 2012

To mark International Women’s Day, this week’s issue of Farm Radio Weekly, features stories of four remarkable women. Featured in this International Women’s Day blog,…

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