Announcing the winners of the 2024 Farm Radio awards

Feb 12, 2024

Find out the 2024 winners of the George Atkins Communication Award and Liz Hughes Award for Her Farm Radio.

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International Development Week: How we broadcast agricultural information to farmers in Ghana and Nigeria

Feb 9, 2024

This International Development Week, we shine the spotlight on our project that used radio to broadcast agricultural information to farmers in Ghana and Nigeria.

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Seeds and storage: How radio reduced post-harvest loss of potatoes in Nigeria

Nov 9, 2023

Bitrus Gomas used to regularly lose nearly half his potatoes. But the Nigerian potato farmer implemented small changes that are making a big difference in reducing post-harvest l

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Building a commitment to ease the burden of unpaid care for women across sub-Saharan Africa

Oct 27, 2023

This International Day of Care and Support, we’re pleased to announce our new Knowledge Sharing About Unpaid Care in sub-Saharan Africa project.

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Timely broadcasts yield better potato harvests in Nigeria

May 15, 2023

Learn about our project promoting the best ways to grow potatoes in Nigeria. Read the stories of three potato farmers in Plateau State who increased their yields and income after listening to a radio program.

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A broadcaster from Radio Salama, a recipient of our COVID-19 relief fund, interviews three women wearing sks

Supporting broadcasters during COVID-19: One year later

Apr 30, 2021

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Farm Radio International has supported radio stations in delivering life-saving, accessible messages at-scale to the vulnerable populations who needed them most.

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Junmai Emmanuel stands in her potato field

COVID-19: Radio keeps farmers and families fed

Sep 14, 2020

For farmers like Junmai Emmanuel, radio has proven a lifeline during the COVID-19 pandemic, providing a path to food security.

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Keeping crucial radio stations on air in face of COVID-19

May 13, 2020

Thanks to additional funding from Canada, Farm Radio International will support broadcasters who provide essential pandemic-related information to remote and rural communities in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Reducing food waste with new partnerships in Nigeria, Kenya, and Tanzania

Jun 6, 2018

Farm Radio International is bringing our success with social and behaviour change communication to an important global issue: food loss. Together with media partners Access…

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A message of thanks from FRI Board Member Anthony Anyia, who knows first-hand the power of radio

Aug 30, 2013

As someone who grew up on a small farm in southern Nigeria, I know the power of radio. In the small farming community where I…

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