The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) Davao is ready to get down to business as management and staff have ironed out activities and programs for 2020 after the held first management meeting on January 13, 2019, Monday.
The Agricultural Training Institute Regional Training Center XI (ATI-RTC XI) and Technical Education and Skills Development Authority XI (TESDA XI) agreed to collaborate in the implementation of the programs under the extension component of the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF).
A total of 177 agriculture students of Compostela Valley State College (CVSC) in Compostela, Davao de Oro were formally recognized as graduates of the e-Learning Courses administered by the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI), during the held graduation ceremony on December 11, 2019.
More than 200 earthquake-stricken families of Barangay San Miguel, Magsaysay, Davao del Sur benefited from the relief goods distributed by the employees of the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center XI during the held Community Outreach Program on December 6, 2019.
With the need to identify more certified seed growers to support the implementation of the seed component program of the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF), the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center XI conducted a five-day Basic Training Course on Inbred Rice Seed Production and Certification for Seed Growers last October 28, 2019, to November 1, 2019, held in ATI T
The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center XI conducted a twelve-day training on October 20, 2019, to November 1, 2019, entitled: Training of Trainer of Modernized Production of High-Quality Inbred Rice and Seeds (Batch 1).
One of the challenges in the agriculture sector is the declining interest towards farming among the younger generation. Heeding the call to increase awareness on agriculture, particularly Organic Agriculture (OA), the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 11 conducted the 1st ever Regional Kabataang OA Quiz Bee on October 28, 2019.
To massively disseminate the information on Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) program of the Department of Agriculture (DA) in consonance with the implementation of the Rice Tariffication Act or RA 11203, the Agricultural Training Institute- XI (ATI XI) has undertaken series of information caravan attended by rice farmers in the region.
Putting forth best efforts to maintain the Center’s ISO Certification, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center XI successfully passed its 9001:2015 2nd Surveillance Audit last October 18, 2019.
To emphasize the important role of the Learning Site Agriculture (LSA) program of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) as demonstration sites in cascading doable agricultural technology in every municipality, ATI XI conducted a one-day LSA Orientation at Provincial Agriculture Office, Davao Oriental on October 11, 2019.