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Five Farmers in CAR join Magsasaka Siyentista Family

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 10:40am

 The ´╗┐Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) - CAR endorsed five farmers as Magsasaka Siyentista to the ATI-Central Office for the first semester of 2017. They are Valerio Ramos of Tuba, Benguet; Cornelio Benigno Jr. of Buguias, Benguet; Honorio Clemencia, Teodoro Kub-ao, and Henry Angli, all from Tabuk City, Kalinga.  

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40 P4MP Members and MS Officers Pass the NC II Assessment on Agricultural Crop Production

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 4:50pm

 In support to the Rural-Based Organizations (RBO) in the region, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI)-CAR facilitated the TESDA National Certificate (NC) II assessment on Crop Production for the 40 members of the Pambansang Mannalon-Maguuma-Magbabaul-Magsasaka ng Pilipinas (P4MP)-CAR chapter and officers of the Magsasaka Siyentista (MS) Federation of Benguet and Mt. Province.  

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City of Pines embraces Techno Gabay Program, launches FITS Center

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 9:36am

“It is about right time to strengthen the agricultural sector in Baguio and that is what we are doing right now. The support from the Mayor and the Council means that the City is performing in all angles, including the agriculture sector.” This is what Baguio City Councilor Leandro Yangot had to say during the launching of the Baguio City Farmers Information and Technology Services (FITS) Center.

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RCM Rolls-out for Apayao, Ifugao and Kalinga

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 4:38pm

 “From this training, sana matulungan natin ang ating mga kasamang magsasaka na mapataas ang kanilang ani sa pamamagitan ng pag-gamit natin sa RCM na ito.” This was what Soledad Agustin, a farmer leader from Flora, Apayao realized during the provincial roll-out of the Training of Trainers (TOT) on the Rice Crop Manager (RCM) use and operation conducted by the ATI-CAR in partnership with the concerned Local Government units. The RCM is a computer and mobile phone based tool providing rice farmers with a personalized crop and nutrient management guideline. 

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