LALA, LANAO DEL NORTE. Fifty farm and fisher families of Lanao del Norte received PhP 5,000 zero interest loan from the Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Emmanuel Piñol on January 5, 2018. The Secretary visited Lala, Lanao del Norte to visit those who were affected by Typhoon Vinta and to Turn-over DA Projects.
The ATI-RTC X has been receiving a lot of application for Accreditation as ATI Learning Sites. This week, three farms within Cagayan de Oro City were validated and recommended for accreditation by the ATI Technical Working Group (TWG). The farms are: My Only Way, Inc.
OPOL,Misamis Oriental-- The demo area of the Farmer Field School (FFS) on Integrated Rice-Duck Farming System (IRFDS) gave an actual yield of 4.5 Tons. This yield has encouraged the graduates to go into IRFDS in their own farms since the cost is much lesser since they did not apply any chemical fertilizers or pesticides.
Mr. Jose Rey Alo, the e-Learning Process Advisor of ATI mentored six (6) Information Services staff and three (3) from other Sections to beef up its web presence. The group composes the Web Team of ATI-RTC X). While it may be considered a lean team, the activity is geared towards capacitating each and every one of the Team so that the synergy will deliver best results.
"No Turning Back is the success story of Marcos Colanse. Mr. Colanse was one of the participants of ATI-RTC 10 in the Season-Long Training on Urban Vegetable Farming while on probation at the Bureau of Jail and Penology in El Salvador City. When he was released in 2015, he started farming again through the knowledge, skills, and technologies he learned from his training in the jail. At Present, Marcos is proudly reaping and sharing his success in his humble venture in farming..