Shangri-La Hotel, Makati City---Retired Colonel Honorio S. Cervantes of Canitoan, Cagayan de Oro City recently nabbed The Outstanding Farmers of the Philippines (TOFARM) Award (Urban Farmer Category) with a cash award and plaque of recognition at the TOFARM Search and Award ceremony held at the Makati Shangri-La Hotel.
ATI Compound, Quezon City---Recognizing the efforts and the impact they have contributed in terms of attaining food security and agricultural development in the countryside, a group of farmers and Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) from Bukidnon were lauded during the recently concluded National Corn and Cassava Achievers Awards.
Tangub City, Misamis Occidental---The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI), as the lead agency in agriculture and fishery extension services, continues to serve and deliver quality services to its stakeholders. It encompasses extension modalities like Learning Sites (LS) that can be venue and source of farming technology for trainings and seminars given to the farmers based on their needs.
Twenty three rural broadcasters for radio and television from Zamboanga, Misamis Occidental, Misamis Oriental, Lanao del Norte and Cotabato recently gathered for a Broadcast Production Workshop at Prawn House Restaurant and Suites, Regatta Square, Pueblo de Oro, Cagayan de Oro City.
OPOL, Misamis Oriental─ ‘Farmers can now teach fellow farmers’ in Opol, Misamis Oriental as the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) produced forty (40) FSTP corn farmer graduates on November 8, 2018 at Poblacion, Opol, Misamis Oriental.
Valencia, Bukidnon---Since November is declared as Rice Awareness Month, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in Northern Mindanao joined the aforementioned national celebration via info caravan which was held recently in Valencia City, Bukidnon with the theme “Quality Rice, Quality Life”.
Alubijid, MISAMIS ORIENTAL— The plight on declining areas and the unsatisfied rising demand for corn is continuously affecting the agriculture industry in the Northern Mindanao. The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI)being the lead agency for training and extension promotes community participation in addressing the said issue thru Farmers Scientist Training Program ( FSTP).
Bacolod, Lanao del Norte---The role of the Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) in the region has never been crucial since envisioning food security in the country through excellent extension services in agriculture and fisheries.
Tubod, Lanao del Norte---Recognizing the significance of corn as food and feeds in the region, a training course on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) for Corn and Cassava transpired recently. Attended by 33 farmer participants from batch I and batch II, the said training was mounted at the PAO-Farmers Learning Center in Tubod, Lanao del Norte.
Maramag, Bukidnon---Realizing the importance of imparting knowledge and skills to the grass roots level through extension services, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) recently partnered with LGU-Maramag and various government agencies in the region in the building and establishment of a new training hall for Learning Site (LS) in Barangay Bagong Silang in