Valencia City, Bukidnon--- To prepare the rubber farmers in the region and achieve quality rubber both for local and international markets, a Training on Rubber Tapping and Budding Propagation Techniques was mounted by the Career Development and Management Services Section (CDMS).
Cagayan de Oro city, Misamis Oriental---In response to the commitment of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) to Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piῆol to conduct training for the beneficiaries of the vermicomposting facility last March 2019, a 3-day Training on Vegetable Gardening and Vermicomposting was mounted on July 3-5, 2019 at Harborlights Hotel.
El Salvador City, MISAMIS ORIENTAL – RAFEN representatives agree to undertake two collaborative projects for to start this second semester of 2019. The group came up with one project for the uplands and one for the lowlands, both to be implemented in the province of Misamis Oriental.
ALOMAH’S PLACE, DAHILAYAN, MANOLO FORTICH BUKIDNON. The pool of government communicators gathered at Alomah’s Place in Dahilayan, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon for a one-day meeting, “getting to know you” activity, and farm visit.
The Digital Farmers Program marks a new partnership between the Agricultural Training institute and Smart Communications Inc. was inked during the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between the two. Smart Communications was represented by Mr. Ramon Isberto, head of Public Affairs and Corporate Communications and Director Alfredo S. Aton of ATI.
Two books featuring selected farmers and farm products in Region 10 were launched on June 25, 2019 at Macapagal Hall, City Tourism Office, Sitio Timoga, Buru-un, Iligan City. This endeavor was made to encourage more people to go into farming and for consumers to patronize products from farms.
MALAYBALAY CITY, Bukidnon--- The corn industry continuously strive for greater quality and productivity in Bukidnon. Thus, the urge to shift from mono-cropping to farm diversification has been a long netted advocacy in areas where low productivity are commonly felt in the province.
SM Downtown, Metro Cagayan De Oro---For its second session for the year, AgriTalk 2019 kicked off at the SM Downtown Premier, Cagayan de Oro City on May 24.
More than 700 farmers and agripreneurs were present at the venue to grab the opportunity to learn about three specific topics, namely Square foot Gardening, Beekeeping and Mushroom Production from experienced lecturers.
The Agricultural Training Institute was featured during the Talakayan with the Media of Cagayan de Oro City on March 22, 2019. Talakayan is a Media Forum initiated by the Philippine Information Agency (PIA 10) in partnership with SM Group. The activity was held at the Events Center of SM Downtown Premier in Cagayan de Oro City.