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It's the International Year of Soils! And compost is a great way to improve soil fertility and the size of your harvest, as Mariam Amiri learned by listening to the radio.
Learn more: http://bit.ly/1FvlO9V
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Why do farmers love radio? Because it speaks to them about the important issues – in their own language. Read more about this great project underway in Ethiopia thanks to Irish Aid. http://bit.ly/1LwvdoH
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We have two amazing women working as radio and ICT officers in Burkina Faso and Uganda. Learn more about their passion for technology and the challenges they faced in a field dominated by men:

http://www.farmradio.org/ourblog/2015/03/10/women-technology/
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Radio can help in the fight against the spread of deadly diseases. Hear how a drama about Ebola ensured Ghanians knew how to stay healthy. Check out our latest audio postcard.

http://www.farmradio.org/ourblog/2015/03/12/audio-postcard-using-entertainment-to-prevent-an-ebola-outbreak
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Barza Wire is a unique service producing stories about small-scale farmers  written by African journalists. These stories are shared with 2,000 farm radio broadcasters across Africa ensuring  their farmers can learn from what farmers elsewhere are doing. Help us support Barza Wire:  http://igg.me/at/farmerstories
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Barza Wire journalists gather amazing stories from the field.
Just in time for International Women's Day, read a few of our favourites featuring enterprising women farmers: http://bit.ly/1w5umEs

And help support Barza Wire: http://igg.me/at/farmerstories
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Barza Discussions is talking about nutrition. Why? Because small-scale farmers grow what they eat, making nutrition the perfect topic for a farm radio show. Learn more. 
http://www.farmradio.org/ourblog/2015/03/22/barza-discussion/
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Radio can reach far and wide - and by sharing important information radio can improve agricultural productivity. Check out this great feature about our work from SciDev.Net featuring Kevin Perkins.
In this audio interview, Farm Radio International director Kevin Perkins discusses sharing ideas over the airwaves.
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Just 5 days left in our Indiegogo campaign! Help us grow Barza Wire, our news service that shares small-scale farmer stories, written by African journalists, with broadcasters across Africa.

Farmers are too often left out of the media. Help their stories be heard.

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/help-african-journalists-tell-farmer-stories--2#home
Farmers are too often left out of the media. Help African journalists tell farmer-focused stories. | Crowdfunding is a democratic way to support the fundraising needs of your community. Make a contribution today!
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Barza Wire journalists love the work they do because they know it is making a difference in the lives of small-scale farmers. Help support Barza Wire: http://igg.me/at/farmerstories
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Barza is hosting a great opportunity for broadcasters to learn about food and nutrition. Register today to learn how to talk about nutrition on your farm radio show!  http://eepurl.com/bf-Jy9  
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Have them in circles
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MD Ally's profile photo
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Farm Radio International is a Canadian charity working with more than 560 radio partners in 38 African countries to fight poverty and food insecurity.