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Photos from the 2023 International Federation of Agricultural Journalists Congress are now available!
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WORKING TOGETHER IN THE AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY

The Alberta Farm Writers' Association connects the common interests of agricultural communicators, including reporters, writers, editors and broadcasters, as well as those in industry, government and academia who are involved in agricultural communications.

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ABOUT
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AFWA LEGACY PROJECT

The Alberta Farm Writers' Association (AFWA) officially announced the AFWA Legacy Project Friday, April 1, 2022. The goal of the AFWA Legacy Project is to raise awareness and educate secondary and post-secondary students about careers in agricultural journalism and communications, as well as the importance of communications in all facets of the agri-food industry.

LATEST NEWS

IFAJ 2023: CANADA’S TIME TO SHINE  

The IFAJ 2023 World Congress recently concluded and Canada proudly played host to more than 200 delegates from 31 countries. 

 

Thank you to everyone who registered for IFAJ 2023. All the hard work and planning would have been wasted if you, the delegates, hadn’t come from all corners of the world to join us here in Alberta.

 

And speaking of all the hard work, we especially wanted to take a moment to thank the large group of volunteers that made the Congress the success it was.

BENEFITS

ALBERTA FARM WRITERS' ASSOCIATION OFFERS:

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NETWORKING FOR MEMBERS

Your membership with AFWA gives you access to the Canadian Farm Writers Federation, a group of more than 300 journalists and communicators.

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AWARDS PROGRAM

AFWA members can participate in and submit their work to the CFWF awards program each year.

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A GROWING DEMAND

By 2020, the world will need to feed nine billion people, and these consumers increasingly want to know the story behind their food. Naturally, the demand for skilled agricultural journalists and communicators continues to grow.

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Each year, CFWF offers webinars, conferences and global opportunities to hone your skills as an agricultural journalist and communicator. We stay up to date with the latest trends such as social media, video reporting and more.

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CONTACT

CONTACT

General Inquiries

For any inquiries, please contact:

Tracey Feist, APR

Secretary/Treasurer, AFWA

ABfarmwriters@gmail.com

Join Us

Join a like-minded group of agricultural writers and communicators! Become a member or renew your membership online.

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