QUEZON CITY, Metro Manila - Forty farm families from different regions attended the 1st National Farm Family Congress held at the Great Eastern Hotel in Quezon City from June 19-22, 2018 with the theme: The Role of Family Farming in Meeting the Food Security Challenge.
PATIN-AY, Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur - Senator Cynthia A. Villar attended the Farmers’ Day and Agrilympics on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Datu Lipus Makapandong Cultural Government Center. The said event was part of the annual Naliyagan Festival which was celebrated from June 11-17, 2018.
BRGY. LOS ANGELES, Butuan City - Thirty farmers and land renters of the Caraga State University (CSU) attended the Training in Support to the Installation of Internal Control System (ICS) for Smallholder Groups at the ATI Training Complex, Los Angeles, Butuan City from June 11-15, 2018.
BUTUAN CITY, Agusan del Norte – The Philippine eLearning Society (PeLS) and the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) as the principal sponsors will be holding the 14th National eLearning Conference in Mindanao for the first time. The conference is scheduled this coming September 12-13, 2018 at Almont Inland Resort in Butuan City.
GIGAQUIT, Surigao del Norte - Another Farmers’ Information and Technology Services (FITS) center established in Caraga.
The Local Government Unit (LGU) of Gigaquit, Surigao del Norte launched its own FITS center on June 7, 2018 in the Municipal Agriculture Office building. This would be an addition to more than 30 established FITS Centers in the region for the previous years.
LOS ANGELES, Butuan City - The Agricultural Training Institute- Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 currently holds training on Sustainable Goat Production under the National Livestock Program of the Department of Agriculture (DA).
Said training aims to enhance the participants’ knowledge and skills in sustainable goat production. This will run for three days from June 6-8,2018.
BUTUAN CITY, Agusan del Norte- Two batches of training on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) on Cacao Production with cacao nursery establishment and management was conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 from May 28 -June 1, 2018.
This aimed at enhancing the participants’ knowledge, attitude and skills on GAP for Cacao Production.
BAYUGAN CITY, Agusan del Sur- A total of 30 cut flower growers from Bayugan City participated in the training on interpersonal communication skills on June 1, 2018.
This aimed at developing and enhancing the participants’ capability of communicating effectively in a more professional way. Handling situations applying effective communication.
LOS ANGELES, Butuan City- The Agricultural Training Institute- Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 has launched and started airing its three School-on-the-Air (SOA) programs in the provinces of Agusan del Sur, Agusan del Norte and Surigao del Norte.