The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) is a non-partisan, not-for-profit professional association for agricultural journalists in 50 countries. IFAJ members embrace freedom of the press.

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07 Mar: Federation calls for immediate release of Steve Iwewe 

The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) calls for the immediate release of journalist Steve Iwewe, who has been wrongfully detained and imprisoned in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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04 Mar: Vision 2025 – a strategic plan for IFAJ

What will happen within journalism and agriculture in the next few years? How will this affect IFAJ and what is our vision for 2025?

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04 Mar: Alltech Leadership in Agricultural Journalism Award

Together with the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ), Alltech is proud to announce a new award that recognizes excellence and leadership by young journalists.

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27 Feb: IFAJ Star Prize and AgTech Reporting Award Deadlines Extended to March 8

IFAJ has extended the entry deadlines for the Star Prize and AgTech Reporting contests to March 8.

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08 Jan: IFAJ Photography Webinar—Wednesday, 16 January at 14.00 GMT

IFAJ Photography Webinar—Wednesday, 16 January at 14.00 GMT

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20 Dec: IFAJ Executive takes aim at 2025

The semi-annual meeting of the IFAJ Executive Committee was hosted by the Irish Guild of Agricultural Journalists from 31 October to 3 November in Dublin, Ireland.

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20 Dec: Applications Open For 2019 IFAJ/Alltech Young Leaders Award

The IFAJ/Alltech Young Leader Award recognizes rising stars in member guilds, and provides outstanding career-building opportunities.

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20 Dec: Application Process Opens for 2019 IFAJ/Corteva Agriscience Master Class

The IFAJ/Corteva Agriscience Master Class connects ag journalists from developing countries with outstanding training and networking at Congress.

20 Dec: Olivia wants to close the gap

Recently the first three IFAJ-Caterpillar Development Bursary Awards were announced. One of the lucky winners is Olivia Cooper from Great Britain, who will use her bursary to attend a Journalism Festival in Italy this spring.

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20 Dec: Next steps for the IFAJ Foundation

The IFAJ Foundation took another step towards realisation at the recent Executive meeting in Dublin, Ireland, when further details of its proposed structure emerged.

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20 Dec: Tips for Success from IFAJ Member Guilds (Canada)

Welcome to the Tips for Success section of the IFAJ Newsletter where we will regularly feature tips and advice to encourage success for your member guild. Tips for running successful meetings, encouraging participation or running events. Check back regularly to learn how other IFAJ members are encouraging success within their guilds and share your tips with us as well!

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20 Dec: IFAJ Contests Are Open for Entries!

It’s that magical time of year…IFAJ contest time! Click below to learn more about the IFAJ Star Prize program—sponsored by John Deere and Rabobank—and the IFAJ/Caterpillar Ag Tech Reporting Award.