Radio Programme

Knockalva Agro Fest 2019

Calling Farmers | June 18, 2019
The Knockalva Polytechnic College in Ramble, Hanover hosted its inaugural Agriculture Festival on June 6. Hundreds of Students from surrounding communities were on hand to participate in various activities throughout the day. We give you a recap on today’s edition of Calling Farmers.
Presenter: Anjuii James-Sawyers
Producer: Anjuii James-Sawyers
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