FRT CEO interacts with Global Affairs Canada Officials

Farm Radio Trust Malawi Chief Executive Officer, Mr George Vilili interacted with Officials from Global Affairs Canada. They discussed the progress in communication4Scale under UNITERA program an initiative being supported by WUSC-Malawi and Farm Radio International Radios Rurales Internationales. Later on, the officials appreciated the Mlimi Studio which is used by Farm Radio Trust Mw…

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Patricia Zakeyo

Technology comes to the farm for Patricia Zakeyo who manages about five hectares of land in the Mchinji district of Malawi, about a three-hour drive from Lilongwe. She’s been living in this area for ten years and has five children, two of whom help her with farm chores when they are not in school. On…

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Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration Project

Farm Radio Trust is working with World Vision and Total Landcare on radio broadcast brainstorming to develop a 36 program series on Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration. This is the first time such an initiative is taking place in Africa. It is a farmer driven practice that is showing great success in protecting deforested areas. Farm…

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WATERMELON FARMING TRAINING

Synthesis agriculture (Malawi) in Partnership with AGRIWORTH INCUBATOR a Zambia agriculture company, will train one hundred Malawians farmers into WATERMELONS PRODUCTION The training hosted by Synthesis agriculture,Farm Radio Trust Malawi, farmers organisation and  young farmers incubator. Farmers are to be trained into Watermelon modern farming, watermelon farm management, watermelon pest and disease management. Watermelon Opportunity…

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Chokochani Folopesi

Mr. Chokochani Folopesi has lived in Kweteza village in the district of Lilongwe for all of his 39 years, and is a leader in the community. Thanks to agricultural and weather information provided by Farm Radio Trust radio programs, he and his family have been able to shift away from having to struggle with basic…

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