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RAFEN: Working Together for A Better AFE

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 3:21pm

Working towards a harmonized and unified agriculture and fisheries extension system in the region, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center MiMaRoPa spearheaded the organizational meeting of the Regional Agriculture and Fishery Extension Network (RAFEN) – MiMaRoPa.

Different sectors from Department of Agriculture (DA) and its attached agencies and bureaus, State Universities and Colleges, non-DA agencies, Local Government Units and private sectors gathered together to organize a RAFEN and strengthen the extension delivery system in the region.

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Launching of Garden in the School

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 1:37pm

CALAPAN CITY - “We would like to introduce farming, particularly the organic agriculture and appreciate it at an early age of a child, that’s why we are launching this Garden in the School Project,” said Engr. Cristina Puyat-Intong, 4H Focal Person.
Garden in the School is parallel to the “Gulayan sa Paaralan” which aims to promote vegetable production in public elementary and secondary schools and to have ready food basket or source of vegetables in sustaining supplementary feeding.

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ATI MiMaRoPa Holds Regional Corn Congress

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 11:06am

To ensure harmonization in the implementation of corn program in the region, the Agricultural Training Institute - Regional Training Center MiMaRoPa spearheaded the Regional Corn Congress themed “Addressing the Needs, Developing Innovation: Beyond all Limits” on July 25 - 26, 2017 at ATI, Barcenaga, Naujan, Oriental Mindoro.

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Farm Away from Home

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 4:54pm

Many people move away from home to study. But in case of Randy Lanot, a 21-year old out-of-school youth (OSY) and 4H member from Brooke’s Point, leaving his family and friends behind for a month while staying in a family you haven’t met nor heard before is hard. But for the sake of learning and experience, he responded to the call of Adopt-a-Youth Program of ATI-MiMaRoPa.

Together with their 4H Municipal Federation President and former Adopt-a-Youth Scholar, Ireneo Maestrecampo, they flew to Oriental Mindoro to attend the launching and be part of the program.

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Renewed, Rejuvenated and Ready

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 2:10pm

After six months of extending services to its clientele, the staff of ATI-MiMaRoPa took a break from work and enjoyed its team building activities as part of the 1st semester mid-year assessment and 2nd semester planning workshop held on July 3 - 7, 2017 in ATI, Barcenaga, Naujan, Oriental Mindoro and in Occidental Mindoro.

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Renewed, Rejuvenated and Ready

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 2:10pm

After six months of extending services to its clientele, the staff of ATI-MiMaRoPa took a break from work and enjoyed its team building activities as part of the 1st semester mid-year assessment and 2nd semester planning workshop held on July 3 - 7, 2017 in ATI, Barcenaga, Naujan, Oriental Mindoro and in Occidental Mindoro.

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Learning beyond prison walls

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 11:13am

“Being in jail did not stop me from learning. Indeed, it makes me even more determined to keep on learning,” said John Mark Forcado.

Forcado is one of the 60 detainees in Odiongan District Jail who enrolled in the School-on-the-Air (SOA) Program on Organic Agriculture (OA). He took the chance to learn for believing that he could apply all his learnings in the program once he will be freed from detention. Through perseverance and his active participation in SOA, the 27-year-old detainee graduated as topnotcher of his batch.

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ATI MiMaRoPa Launches Climate Resilient Livelihood Project

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 2:20pm

ROMBLON, Romblon - In order to help vulnerable families to recover and restore food security for their families and communities, ATI-MiMaRoPa launched livelihood opportunities to 25 farm families in Brgy. Macalas, Romblon, Romblon held on June 28, 2017 as part of the Climate Resilient Livelihood Project.

This project aims to operationalize a responsive training and extension initiatives that will contribute to building a climate-resilient Agriculture and Fishery livelihoods and communities amidst the challenges of climate change and an integrated ASEAN economy.

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