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Ladderized Training on Agricultural Machinery Operation Concluded

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 3:22pm

USTP-CLAVERIA, CLAVERIA, MISAMIS ORIENTAL--- Attended by 23 agricultural engineers from different Local Government Units (LGUs), State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) and private sectors, a Ladderized Training on Agricultural Machinery Operation RMO NC II transpired for its first batch, Phase II & III.

Participants have undergone different practical trainings and simulations of different rice machines such as tractors with implement, rice mill, flat bed dryer, hand tractor, rice thresher, power sprayer and knapsack sprayer from MOSCAT Farm, Claveria, Misamis Oreintal.

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Going Bananas for Saba, Training on Production & Pest Management Held

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 12:11pm
Mr. Rodulfo R. Caballero of LRC Farm shares his personal experience regarding cultural practices of banana and its utilization.

City Agriculture Office, Gingoog City--- The need to provide the banana farmers of Gingoog City the management practices for banana to enhance production has been timely since “Bugtok” is the culprit why they have decreased yield. “Bugtok” is a disease caused by the bacterium Pseudomonas solanacearum which affects mostly the Saba or Cardaba variety of banana.

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Sowing Seeds of Hope for Young Filipino Farmers

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 2:56pm
The SPIN Workshop is meant as a platform in crafting programs for the youth to address the needs of their community.

Lantapan, Bukidnon---The steady decline of Filipinos engage in farming and agriculture in general has been felt in the past years that farm produce also continue to dwindle. With an average age of 57, the farmer of today is having a hard time coping with the demands of the consumers in the country. Coupled with that predicament is the sharp decline of students enrolled particularly young students who want to get involved in agriculture.

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Forging Ties with the Academe, ATI Grants Scholarship to Five USTsP Students

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 2:53pm
TCS-I Maria Lydia A. Echavez delivers her presentation to the students regarding their accountabilities as scholars.

Claveria, Misamis Oriental---Realizing the importance of empowering deserving students and harnessing the potential of today’s youth, a deliberate support by the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC X) through its Scholarship Program on Continuing Education for the Youth has been granted to five 4th year students of the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines (USTsP)-Claveria which transpired on July 24, 2017.

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Series of Writeshop on Project Proposal Writing Held

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 2:09pm
TCS-I Maria Lydia A. Echavez delivers her short message during the Project Proposal Writeshop at the De Luxe Hotel in CdO City.

Cogon, Cagayan de Oro City---With the intention to capacitate its roster of Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) as project developers in the field of agriculture in terms of writing a winning project proposal, a Writeshop on Project Proposal Preparation was mounted lately by the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X).

Project Proposals are necessary to carry on the food security efforts in the country and help decrease poverty incidence in Region-X.

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Delivery of Equipment and IEC Materials to FITS Centers in Misamis Occidental

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 1:57pm
IS Chief Noemi Beth G. Macario heads the giving of equipment to the FITS Centers in Misamis Occidental.

 El Salvador, Misamis Oriental---As partners in disseminating agricultural knowledge, information as well as breakthrough farming technologies to capacitate farmers and AEWs in the countryside, the Information Services team headed by section chief Noemi Beth G. Macario, together with some selected ISS staff and three on the job trainees (OJTs) from CMU namely Raissa Magallanes, Coleen Joloyohoy and Witnegen Borja headed for Misamis Occidental on July 19, 2017 to deliver the equipment to be used for the Rice Crop Manager (RCM) Project.

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Upgrade & Intensify: A Farm Tourism and Farm Family Approach Benchmarking for ATI-RTC X Personnel

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 1:31pm
The ATI-RTC X personnel during the farm tourism and farm family approach benchmarking in CALABARZON.

Region IV-A, CALABARZON---The Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) personnel through CDMS organized the Upgrade & Intensify: A Farm Tourism and Farm Family Approach Benchmarking. Attended by 16 personnel coming from the different sections of the center, the benchmarking intends to expose and immerse ATI-RTC X personnel to the different Learning Sites (LS) and agritourism sites of Region IV-A .

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Farmers Field School on Integrated Rice-Duck Farming System Launched

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 9:38am

Opol, Misamis Oriental---The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) represented by Administrative Officer IV Efren G. Macario, Dr. Marily V. Figuracion and selected center staff, in partnership with the Provincial Government Unit of Misamis Oriental represented by Dr. Benjamin B. Resma and the Municipal Agriculture Office of Opol, Misamis Oriental attended by Ms. Sarah O. Abella, launched the Farmers Field School (FFS) on Integrated Rice-Duck Farming System (IRDFS) on Thursday July 6, 2017 at the Barangay Hall of Opol, Misamis Oriental.

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Making Climate Smart Farmers via Farm Business School

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 9:24am
FBS graduates strike a posterity pose with AO-IV Mr. Efren C. Macario.

Tangub City, Misamis Occidental---To make farmers adaptable and resilient in the changing climate patterns around the globe, a training on Climate Smart Farm Business School was staged recently by the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X.

All 32 participants who came from Barangay Kauswagan were able to complete the course as per support by their facilitators and local government officials during the Graduation Ceremony.

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Farm Tour Held to Capacitate Group of LdN Farmers

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 9:13am
LS owner and retired public teacher Eleanor Rosario of Queensland farm presents a farm briefing to the farm tour participants.

Poblacion, El Salvador--- A group of farmers from Lanao del Norte dropped by the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) at El Salvador City, Misamis Oriental where they were given a brief overview of their farm tour activity.

The farm tour activity is meant to spark interest and passion of the participants to make their respective farms earn a higher income through organic farming and diversifying the livestock they had raised and the crops they had planted.

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Farmers’ Accomplishments and Farming Success told via Tales to Tell Writeshop

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 12:23pm
ISD Chief Ms. Antonieta J. Arceo shares some salient points in writing success stories during her Opening Message.

 Camp John Hay, Baguio City---Armed with the commitment and continuous effort to document and capture success stories of farmers as partners in food security and sustainable development, the Information Services Division (ISD) mounted a week-long writeshop recently.

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ATI-RTC X empowers Partners on RD&E Project Evaluation

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 10:30pm

To level-up extension programs and projects in the region, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X conducted a Training on Impact Evaluation  on

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FFS on Vegetable Production in Full Swing

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 11:48am

Luinab, Iligan City - In line with the agency's thrust to empower small holder farmers through the use of feasible  vegetable farming technologies in the region, the Agricultural Training Institute- Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X)   launched its  Season-Long Farmers Field School (FFS)  on Vegetable Production  on June 23, 2017  at  Balay  Sa Hardin,  Luinab, Iligan City.

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