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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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2014 GACA winners: three passionate broadcasters

Dec 18, 2014

Passionate, hardworking broadcasters are an essential part of our work, helping us reach millions of farmers with timely, relevant agricultural information. This year, three outstanding…

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Audio postcard: Tanzanian cassava co-operative triples harvest by listening to the radio

Jun 2, 2014

Salmu Nakudabi, chairperson of  Jitegemee B, a cassava processing co-operative in Tanzania, at work processing cassava. This group has more than tripled its yield after tuning…

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Audio postcard: Vox popping in Ghana to capture the voice of the people

Nov 8, 2013

Hello my name is Sylvie Harrison and I am the radio broadcast specialist for the Climate Change Adaptation in Northern Ghana Enhanced project, also known as…

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In-station training transformative for broadcasters

Aug 27, 2013

*Above: Ghanaian farm broadcaster Victoria Dansoa Abankwa works with FRI trainer Stephen Appiagyei Donkor to help improve her broadcast skills. Victoria Dansoa Abankwa, an extension agent who hosts a…

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ARRPA Dissemination Workshop by Amanda Joyce, Farm Radio International Intern

Sep 9, 2011

I met Kojo Oppong, a producer and presenter of the agriculture program at Radio Peace in the Central Region (Ghana), at the national dissemination workshop…

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How it all began – a recollection from Michael Pickstock

May 7, 2009

Many people in the Farm Radio “family” are familiar with the story of how the organization was formed 30 years ago by George Atkins after…

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