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

By Farm Radio International | 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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Keeping Liberians healthy and informed during the Ebola outbreak

By Farm Radio International | Sep 30, 2015

Jefferson Massah, right, interviews Ebola survivor Fredrick Momo in Totota, Liberia. Liberian broadcaster Jefferson Massah: George Atkins Communications Award winner When Ebola broke out, Liberians…

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Celebrating farmers at Nane Nane in Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Aug 27, 2015

Fides Nsingi, consultant with the World Vegetable Center, at Nane Nane in Tanzania. In Tanzania, farmers are celebrated each year on Aug. 8 with the…

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Broadcaster profile: Edwin Lamtey — Working closely with communities and ag experts to create impactful radio

By Farm Radio International | Jun 4, 2015

Edwin Lamtey’s voice carries to thousands of households across northern Tanzania on the airwaves of Boma Hai FM. Trained at City Media College in Arusha,…

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Learn why Theodora Kubaje is hopeful radio will improve her food security

By Farm Radio International | Jun 2, 2015

Theodora Kubaje keeps a brood of guinea fowl on her family farm to ensure her family of seven has access to protein in their diets.…

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Why do farmers love radio? It speaks to them about the important issues

By Farm Radio International | Mar 18, 2015

Zena Gedebo is an enset farmer in Kembata, in the SNNPR region of Ethiopia. She is also an avid listener of Kembata FM, so when…

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Audio postcard: How radio transforms extension work

By Farm Radio International | Feb 2, 2015

My name is Kumah Drah, I am a Training and Standard Co-ordinator of Farm Radio International in Accra, Ghana. May I share with you this…

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2014 GACA winners: three passionate broadcasters

By Farm Radio International | 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: The important role of community radio in Malawi

By Farm Radio International | Dec 12, 2014

This photo shows a rural farmer, Agnes Chitseko sitting beside a radio. Every week on a Wednesday and Friday afternoon she tunes into 109.5 FM…

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Voices from the field: Tito Mvungi, Tanzania

By Farm Radio International | Sep 4, 2014

Tito Mvungi is finding farming to be a welcome change from constantly trying to find construction work in town. Last year, the 27-year-old decided to…

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