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Radio and the farmer

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Brunner, Edmund de Schweinitz (main author)
Format:
Proceedings
Publication Date:
1936
Published:
USA: Radio Institute of the Audible Arts, New York, New York.
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
adoption, colleges, extension communication, farm families, farmers, listenership, market information, radio, radio programs, roles, rural broadcasting, rural broadcasts, USDA, weather reports
Notes:
Report of a symposium on the relation of radio to rural life. 67 pages., Summarizes points brought out at the symposium attended by heads of agricultural colleges, executives of farm groups, editors of agricultural publications, members of State Departments of Agriculture and State Extension Services, legislators and other rural leaders. Also summarizes agricultural radio programs broadcast by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, its state extension services and the land-grant colleges in various states. Introductory paper by Brunner, editor of the publication.