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Farm youth as active partners in nation-building

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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Regional Farm Tourism Travel Guide, launched during Madrid Fusion Manila

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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Climate Smart farming for Farm Business School

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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SOA for CaLaBaRZon region will soon hit the waves again

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 3:46pm

Trece Martires City, Cavite - The Information Services Section (ISS) team of the Agricultural Training Institute in CaLaBaRZon has started the ground work for the two upcoming School-on-Air (SOA) for 2017. The SOA will focus on (1) corn production, targeted for Tagkawayan and Guinayangan, Quezon farmers, and (2) swine production for Rizal province swine raisers. 

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Together We Can Change the World: Training of Facilitators on Farm Business School (FBS)

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 2:13pm

Bacoor, Cavite- The Agricultural Training Institute Region IV-A formed thirty (30) new  driven and diverse FBS facilitators for the Calabarzon Region. The group was a mixture of Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs), employees from the National Government Agencies, State Universities and Colleges and farm owners. Majority of the group were farm owners which added a lively and inspiring twist during the 10 – day training.

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March is Rabies Awareness Month

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 10:18am

Pila, Laguna – In accordance with the Presidential Executive Order No. 84 signed by former President Joseph Estrada, March is observed as Rabies Awareness Month. The Office for Agricultural Services – Pila in coordination with the Office of the Provincial Veterinarian (OPV) – Laguna conducted the Information, Education and Communication (IEC) Campaign on Rabies in Pakil Elementary School and Kabulusan National High School Extension in Pakil, Laguna on March 15, 2017. Dr. Heferson O.

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Rice Crop Manager is now on version 2.03

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:07am

Calamba City, Laguna- Rice Crop Manager or most commonly known as RCM is on version of 2.03. The Information, Communication, and Technology (ICT) tool has been upgraded and improved to Rice Crop Manager Advisory Service (RAS) last 2016. 

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ATI, TESDA and DOT: Up for Intervention

Sat, 03/18/2017 - 10:31am

Maragondon, Cavite – To further accelerate the number of established farm schools nationwide, The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) orients on implementing guidelines on provision of special technical assistance for program on Accelerating Farm School Establishment (PAFSE) to farmers and fisherfolks. The guidelines will be implemented in coordination with the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) and the Department of Tourism (DOT).

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Training on Integrated Diversified Organic Farming Systems

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 2:53pm

The Agricultural Training Institute Region IV-A conducted the Training on Integrated Diversified Organic Farming Systems (IDOFS) last March 13 – 16, 2017 at Ouan's The Farm Resort Lucena City. The activity was participated by 18 farmers and 2 Agricultural Extension Workers from the province of Quezon. It aims to enhance the knowledge and skills of the participants on organic agriculture as a sustainable farming system.

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Promoting hybrid variety to increase rice production

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 3:22pm

Los Baños, Laguna – With the current administration’s thrust to provide available and affordable food for the Filipinos, the Department of Agriculture through its training arm, Agricultural Training Institute, pushes for the promotion of hybrid rice farming. 

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Villar SIPAG: Empowering the Filipino People

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 8:39am

Bacoor City, Cavite – The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) IV-A in partnership with Villar SIPAG (Social Institute for Poverty Alleviation and Governance) Foundation formally opened the Training of Facilitators on Farm Business School (FBS). The ten-day training aims to alleviate poverty by empowering agriculture through the efforts of different public and private sectors.

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Celebrating World Water Day: ATI IV-A advocates for Laguna Lake conservation

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 5:03pm

Victoria, Laguna – Yet another innovation, the Agricultural Training Institute Region IV-A led a kick-off celebration of World Water Day in partnership with the Local Government of Victoria, Laguna, DepEd and selected high schools in the municipality. 

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FITS Centers as Information hub in the LGUs

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 5:44pm

Calamba City, Laguna –The Farmers’ Information and Technology (FITS) Centers in the region will focus on beefing up the information dissemination on agri-fishery technologies in the region. 

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ATI CaLaBaRZon Builds Strong Ties with Pillars of Extension

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 10:56am

 Silang, Cavite – In strengthening the ties towards a Regional Agricultural and Fishery Extension Network (RAFEN), Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) CaLaBaRZon and its partner member agencies converge for 2017 Regional Consultative Workshop and Quarterly RAFEN meeting. The activity was attended by 115guests and participants from the pillars of extension – the National Government Agencies (NGAs), State Universities and Colleges (SUCs), Local Government Units (LGUs) and Private Sectors.

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Flor’s Garden Marks as 10th Learning Site for Organic Agriculture

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 2:36pm

Antipolo City, Rizal - “There’s a bright side in farming and we’re part of it.  Thank you for being a farmer!,” imparted by Atty.

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ATI 30th anniversary: Extending Excellent Extension Services Beyond Boundaries

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 9:30am

Diliman, Quezon City- ATI Director Luz A. Taposok in her opening message accentuated that the Institute’s 30 years of service is the beginning of more years of successful delivery of training and extension services to farmers and fisher folks. 
 

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Municipal and City Agriculturists identify extension needs

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 7:03pm

Maragondon, Cavite – With its continuous effort to sustain a unified extension delivery services in the region, the ATI in CaLaBaRZon led the first leg of the consultative meeting with Municipal and City Agriculturists of Cavite province. 

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ATI CaLaBaRZon Unlocks Another Milestone

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 5:25pm

Diliman, Quezon City – To further boost the Agriculture and Tourism industry in the country, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) CaLaBaRZon produced  the “Agriculturally Awesome: A Regional Farm Tourism Travel Guide” in partnership with DOT IV-A.

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Challenge Accepted for Organic Agriculture Practitioners

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 6:03pm
Kalayaan, Laguna – In collaboration with the Municipal Agriculture Office of Kalayaan, Laguna, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in CaLaBaRZon launched the “Training on Farm Business for Organic Practitioners of Kalayaan, Laguna” in Sitio Lambao, Brgy. San Antonio. The training aims to promote organic farming and enhance the marketing skills of the organic practitioners.  

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ATI CaLaBaRZon: Active Now

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 6:31pm

Trece Martires City, Cavite – To further enhance the presence of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) CaLaBaRZon in social media, Mr. Jose Rey Alo, e-Learning Adviser, facilitated the mentoring program with the Information Services Section (ISS) team of ATI CaLaBaRZon.

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