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Samar Farmers Learn IDOFS

ATI in Eastern Visayas - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 11:32am

Thirty-two (32) participants, mostly farmers, had ‘ground operations’ on the training titled Integrated Diversified Organic Farming System (IDOFS) conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute Regional Training Center VIII (ATI-RTC 8) on October 3-8, 2016 at La Granja de Reyna Farms, Brgy. Bagacay, Tacloban City. The training aimed for the participants to learn and gain knowledge and skills on IDOFS and utilize it as a small-scale enterprise.

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Extension Intervention, Livelihood Program Assistance slated for Bukidnon Farmers

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 9:32am
Gov. Jose Maria R. Zubiri in talks with Mr. Philip Villegas, TCS II Angelito Y. Quirog and PAO Senior Agri Jacquelin Lagamon.

Dahilayan, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon--- A major collaboration looms between the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X ) headed by Training Center Superintendent II (TCS II) Angelito Y. Quirog and Bukidnon Provincial Governor Jose Maria R. Zubiri Jr. through the Provincial Agriculture Office (PAO) regarding the implementation of high-impact extension services intervention to be implemented targeting some identified poorest areas of the said province.

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AEWs Train on Animal Disease Diagnosis and Management

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:42pm

SAN MATEO, Isabela. Thirty five participants across Region 2 attended the Training on Animal Disease Diagnosis and Management on April 24-26, 2017 at ATI-RTC 02 San Mateo, Isabela.

Livestock productivity is threatened all over the country by numerous infection microorganisms that lead to economic losses of farmers in the countryside. When the outbreak attacks, the livestock inspectors are always blamed. The training was organized to update their laboratory knowledge and skills for better service delivery.

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4H Member Won the Gawad Saka Search for Outstanding Young Farmer Regional Level

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:35pm

ANGADANAN, Isabela. Winning the Gawad Saka search for the outstanding young farmer in the regional level is one of the biggest achievement of Mr. Christian Valdez of Angadanan, Isabela. After seven years of being hands-on on their field helping his parents, their unproductive farm now became a diversified farm.

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The Essence of a True Leader and Building a Team Instilled to 4H Campers

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 3:26pm

CABAGAN, Isabela. As part of the activities of the Regional Summer Youth Camp, campers were given lecture on leadership and team building during the second day. Dr. Corazon dela Cruz, dean of the College of Accountancy of the St. Paul University, Tuguegarao City, shared her leadership experiences.

Dr. dela Cruz helped the participants to define what is a true leader, tactics to be an effective leader and different types of leadership.

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4H Members Convene in Isabela for the 4th Regional Summer Youth Camp

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Thu, 04/27/2017 - 3:24pm

CABAGAN, Isabela. Members of the 4H Club of region 02 convened at ATI-RTC 02 Cabagan Center, Cabagan, Isabela for their annual Regional Summer Youth Camp held on April 18-21, 2017.

The four-day convention was composed of series of lectures, teambuilding activities, and different competitions.

At least 140 participants attended the camp consisting of 4H members, 4H coordinators, Volunteer Leaders’ Association of the Philippines (VLAP), Youth Empowerment through a Sustainable Program (YES) scholars from the five provinces of Region 02.

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Farm youth as active partners in nation-building

ATI in CaLaBaRZon - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 4:27pm

Padre Garcia, Batangas- “To all the 4Hers, this is the start of your role as real leaders, and contributors to the growth of the economy and the nation.” 

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ATI XI Pushes for Community-Based Certification System

ATI in the Davao Region - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 10:08am
Participants are keenly crafting their action plan during the Training on Participatory Guarantee System (PGS)

To provide knowledge and skills on ensuring the guarantee of organic products and the promotion of community-based organic agriculture system, the Agricultural Training Institute Region (ATI) XI conducted a training on Participatory Guarantee System (PGS) at the ATI RTC XI, Datu Abdul Dadia, Panabo City on April 17-19, 2017.

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ATI XI Empowers Women through Early Child Care and Development Training

ATI in the Davao Region - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 9:55am
ATI XI Training Management Team and the LGU Governor Generoso headed by Vice Mayor Vicente Orencio lead the graduation ceremony

With high cases of unemployment, high infant mortality and malnourished and uneducated children among others that besetting in many areas of Davao region, the Agricultural Training Institute Region (ATI) XI conducted a training on Early Child Care Development (ECCD) in Governor Generoso, Davao Oriental.

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ATI in the Davao Region - Tue, 04/25/2017 - 9:26am
Participants observe and evaluate a banana plantation based on the guidelines of Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)

 With the increasing challenge of ASEAN Economic Integration, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) Region XI continues to equip their beneficiaries to become competitive agriculture players.

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Senior Citizens experience love and care through ATI’s Feeding Program

ATI in Caraga - Wed, 04/19/2017 - 6:08pm
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 Shelter the homeless, comfort the afflicted, feed the hungry, visit the sick and forgive offenses, these are some of the inspirational adages posted on the wall of the Divine Mercy Church  inside the Jesus King of Mercy Homecare  Foundation Inc. in Brgy. Orok, Surigao City. They took care of the elderly especially to those homeless and abandoned one as reflected with their burning passion of helping others. 

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Rebel Returnees turned Farmers in Kauswagan, LdN to Receive More Trainings

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Tue, 04/18/2017 - 5:13pm
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Kauswagan, Lanao del Norte---An informal gathering and meeting of minds transpired between a group of rebel returnees turned farmers and with Training Center Superintendent II (TCS II) Angelito Y. Quirog of the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) recently.

On a general scale, the Municipality of Kauswagan is in need of additional mechanized farming facilities to its farming communities as well as to help the rebel returnees who traded their arms and turned to farming improve their livelihood and living conditions. 

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Achieving a Healthy Life thru Herbs : Lanao del Sur farmers to grow Herbs for Processing and Utilization

ATI in SOCCSKSARGEN - Tue, 04/18/2017 - 4:24pm

Herbs are popularly used in adding fragrance, flavor, and nutrient value to food in culinary dishes. Though herbs were utilized for medicine and remedies during the ancient times, herbal medicines are slowly gaining back its popularity. With the rise of herbal medicine consumers, the production rate of herbs is not high enough to be able to provide to all.

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High–Impact Extension Intervention Up for Lanao del Norte

ATI in Northern Mindanao - Tue, 04/18/2017 - 2:14pm
Planning Officer II Philip D. Villegas delivers a powerpoint presentation during the meeting with the LGU representatives.

Tubod, Lanao del Norte--- With initial talks and discussion wrapped up between the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) and the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Lanao del Norte recently, a high-impact extension intervention is slated to be implemented targeting some identified poorest areas of the said province.

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Blended Course on Training Management: Adhering to the "Tatak ATI"

ATI in MiMaRoPa - Mon, 04/17/2017 - 2:42pm

Geared to systematize the procedure in facilitating training and other activities the “tatak ATI” way, the Agricultural Training Institute - Regional Training Center in MiMaRoPa conducted a Blended Course on Training Management among its staff - both technical and administrative personnel.

Prior to the training proper, the staff enrolled in Training Management (TM1), an online course in e-Extension (please log on to have a background knowledge about the course. This served as pre-requisite before the face-to-face training.

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Regional Farm Tourism Travel Guide, launched during Madrid Fusion Manila

ATI in CaLaBaRZon - Thu, 04/13/2017 - 12:21am

Pasay, Manila - ATI IV-A’s “Agriculturally Awesome: Regional Farm Tourism Travel Guide,” in partnership with the Department of Tourism IV-A, reached the Madrid Fusion Manila Stage during the first day of the annual gastronomic congress. 

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ATI transforms 34 senior citizens into urban gardening advocates

ATI in Caraga - Fri, 04/07/2017 - 5:39pm

 Age is mind over matter. This was proven by 34 senior citizens of Butuan City who despite frailty of old age, vowed to be healthy and productive citizens in the community by becoming strong implementers and advocates of urban gardening. Thanks to the Agricultural Training Institute who fueled this willpower after its conduct of the “Training on Urban Gardening for Senior Citizens” last March 29-31, 2017 at the ATI-Regional Training Center based at Brgy. Los Angeles, Butuan City.

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Climate Smart farming for Farm Business School

ATI in CaLaBaRZon - Fri, 04/07/2017 - 4:33pm

Los Baños, Laguna - Recognizing the need to capacitate agricultural extension workers in Region IV-A in order to cope up with the effects of climate change in the agriculture sector, the Agricultural Training Institute – Region IV-A conducted the second batch of Regional Training of Trainers on Climate Smart Farm Business Sch

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