National updating and planning WS on RCM

Rice Crop Manager (RCM) focal persons

(Left) Mr. Fil Victor A. Babanto from ATI-Caraga and (Right) Mr. Reynan P. Mamalis from DA-RFO 13 receives certificate of attendance during the National RCM planning workshop last November 20-23, 2018 in Iloilo City.

JARO, Iloilo City, Iloilo – Rice Crop Manager (RCM) focal persons from different regions both ATI-RTCs and DA-Regional Field Offices (RFO) attends the last updating and planning workshop for the year 2018 last November 20-23, 2018. The participants includes two (2) RCM focal from Agricultural Training Institute (ATI). The other participants are from DA-RFO RCM focal one (1) from the Field Operation Division (FOD) and one (1) from Research Division.

The highlights of the workshop was to understand the results and recommendations for RCM by using the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (ME&L) data, for future ME&L of RCM dissemination. Discussing outcomes RCM Research updates and setting of future agenda for effective RCM dissemination strategies. Planning and workshop for addressing challenges identified in ME&L.

Activities also includes reporting of Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning ME&L national and regional results, RCM-enhanced Farmers’ Information and Technology Services (FITS) Center status and research results. Lastly, the activity was ended with a presentation of reports and RCM Advisory Services (RAS) updates.