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.
Mambajao, Camiguin— “ Tumanon ta gayod, ang atong mga saad, kasakit og kalipay yayongan tang tanan.” Classic visayan song titled “Samtang ako may kinabuhi pa” is the batch song of the 22 graduates of the recently concluded Season-Long Training of Trainers (TOT) on Cacao Production conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 10 at Barangay Anito, Mambajao, C
To help the Local Government Unit of Oroquieta City in the planning, development and implementation of the Organic Agriculture Program in the City, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) capacitated 42 members of the Organic Agriculture Local Technical Committee (LTC) , Technical Working Group (TWG), and the work force of the City Agriculture and Fisheries
CABANGLASAN, Bukidnon – “We need to diversify our farm with the combination of crops and livestock component. In sustainable agriculture, you need to have daily, weekly and even monthly income,” were the words of Dr. Angelito Y. Quirog, Training Center Superintendent II of ATI-RTC X during the graduation ceremony of the Farmers Livestock School on September 22, 2017.
MAGPATAO, LALA, Lanao Del Norte – The 2-,month Farmer Livestock School (FLS) on Meat-Type Goat Production yielded 18 graduates, 8 females and 10 males. The graduation was held on September 18, 2017 at The Country Farm, Magpatao, Lala, Lanao del Norte.
TALISAY CITY, Negros Occidental. The Pambansang Mannalon-Mag-uuma, Magbabaul, Magsasaka ng Pilipinas (P4MP) opens its 16th Farmers’ National Congress here at Nature’s Village, Talisay City, Negros Occidental.
El Salvador City, Misamis Oriental- A Series of Provincial Consultations for FY 2018 and FY 2019 are being conducted by ATI-RTC X. It was well attended and strengthened ATI’s relationship with various stakeholders in Agriculture. The first batch for Misamis Occidental was held on September 8, 2017. The second batch for Bukidnon was held at Malaybalay City, Bukidnon on September 12, 2017.