Recent news

Sep 23 2016

The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) recently welcomed newly appointed Director III Alfredo Aton, MPS-DM as its Officer-in-Charge Director.

Seen in photo with other new appointees of the Department of Agriculture (DA), Aton (second from right) has been in government service for more than 20 years. Prior to this appointment, Aton served as a Management and Audit Analyst in the Office of the Provincial Governor of North Cotabato for almost 18 years.

Sep 21 2016

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – “To inform, you must be informed. To convince, you must be convinced,” emphasized Antonieta J. Arceo, Chief of the Agricultural Training Institute’s Information Services Division (ATI-ISD) during the recently concluded blended learning approach on Training Management (TM).

Sep 20 2016

QUEZON CITY – The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) was one of the government agencies that received special recognition during this year’s Social Security System (SSS) Balikat ng Bayan Awards.

Aug 16 2016

MANILA, Philippines – To reiterate and reassure its commitment in providing assistance to the returning Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and their families, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) joins the program assessment of Byaheng Agriprenuer.

Aug 10 2016

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – “A good module developer team will embody the goal of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in delivering quality extension services to its clients.” Dr. Arlene L. Flores, Center Director of ATI Regional Training Center in the Cordillera Administrative Region emphasized this to some 15 technical staff of ATI Central Office during the Training on Module Development held recently.

Aug 10 2016

SAN PABLO CITY, Laguna — Collaborate. Innovate. Transform. These are the words of Dr. Roland J. Buresh, the father of Rice Crop Manager (RCM) from the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), to the participants of the National Training of Trainers for Rice Crop Manager Use and Operations.

Upcoming Events @ the ATI Network

What they say...

I am actually planning on going back to the Philippines for good starting next year, 2009 to finally do something on my piece of land in Sariaya, Quezon that now  lie idle. I have been in...

Romeo Maghirang, Vancouver, Canada | Thu, 08/07/2008

Featured Stories

first featured at ATI Interactive

Dr. Albert Jo, a medical doctor, established the “Rapha Valley” with the intention of sharing the benefits of good food and nutrition to health.

Live to Tell

"Live to Tell- A Compilation of Farmers Success Stories" by the ATI RTC IV-A is a remarkable leap that finally highlights the efforts of Agricultural Training Institute in building dreams and transforming the life of its clients.

first featured at ATI Interactive

 Defying most conventional beliefs on agriculture and challenging traditional farming system, he dared to demonstrate that growing food and eating them fresh in one’s backyard can be done---regardless of location and circumstances.

Library Acquisitions

first featured at ATI Interactive

The Philippine Department of Agriculture advocates the application of organic fertilizers and other soil ameliorants for growing plants. Among these fertilizers is the fish emulsion made from a blend of various fish waste. It could be applied to both soil and foliage since it enhances the growth of crops during vegetative period.

first featured at ATI Interactive

Globally, banana is ranked fourth in terms of gross value of production. It is a major staple food crop for millions of people. It also provides income through local and international trade like Ecuador and Brazil. In the Philippines, 76% of banana is used as food while 16% is used as feeds. Among the 80 cultivars, Lakatan is one of the most in-demand locally; but sometimes growers have low productivity due to problems on pests and diseases.

first featured at ATI Interactive

The Climate Change Commission (CCC) continuously come up with reference materials on climate change. Among these is a Comprehensive Land Use Plan Preparation (CLUP) Resource Book on Integrating Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction Management.