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Voices from the field: Erena Micheal, Tanzania

Jul 10, 2014

Erena Micheal dances under the hot summer sun in her colourful traditional Tanzania garments, celebrating the rice harvest with fellow farmers. She says she is…

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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: Ugandan broadcasters reflect on winning the George Atkins Communications Award

Feb 14, 2014

Named after the founder of Farm Radio International, the George Atkins Communications Award recognizes rural radio broadcasters for their outstanding commitment and contribution to food security and…

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Share the love on World Radio Day!

Feb 11, 2014

Love is in the air! Not only is Friday Valentine’s Day, but Thursday February 13th is World Radio Day. Radio is recognized around the world…

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Audio postcard: An old garage becomes FRI’s technology “Hangar”

Feb 11, 2014

My name is Bart, Captain Sullivan. I’m the radio and ICT (information and communication technology) manager for Farm Radio International. The Hangar came about because…

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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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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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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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In a recording studio a man reclines in his chair reading a script while wearing headphones.

Audio postcard: Malawian broadcasters explore mental health through storytelling

Jul 29, 2013

Hello, I’m Sara Frizzell, an intern with Farm Radio in Malawi. Last week I went down to Blantyre, the country’s commercial capital. I was meeting…

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