Small-scale farmers produce most of the food in Africa, but too often can’t make ends meet. Thankfully, there's a simple and accessible tool that can help them help themselves: RADIO.

The world’s most popular mass medium, radio has the power to reach hundreds of millions of African farmers with life-changing information.

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“The program is life because everything comes from the earth. If you don’t eat you can’t live, so the program is bringing life to the farmers.”

Nabugu Havenu is 92 years old, but that doesn’t stop her from learning new things. The farmer in Ghana has recently started using compost in an effort to improve her crop yields. It’s a technique she learned in her youth, but a radio program in her area is encouraging her, and others, to take it up again — and sharing tips on how they can make it more effective than ever to enrich their crops and improve their yields so they have more to eat.

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