GAMU, Isabela. Opportunities poured out to the recipients of the HANDOG program of the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 02 (ATI-RTC 02) in Buenavista and Linglingay, Gamu, Isabela.
The Philippines’ ASEAN chairmanship coincides with a historic milestone event—the 50th anniversary of the founding of our Association. It will be an occasion for us to set the tone for the next 50 years.
CABAGAN, Isabela. “Being a Magsasaka Siyentista (MS) is challenging. You are the umbrella organization among other RBOs of ATI. You should always have unique practices and/or technologies that are worth emulating by other farmers.” These are the words of Dr. Jimmy Abarabar during a short opening program of the Magsasaka Siyentista meeting.
DILIMAN, Quezon City. Disaster preparedness and readiness are encouraged to all sectors. Climate change focal persons and information officers of the ATI network were convened for a national updates on the DA’s Disaster Risk Reduction Policy Actions in Agriculture and Fishery Extension (AFE) cum ATI Climate Resilient Agriculture Project Progress Reporting.
Tuguegarao City. The Department of Agriculture (DA) launched the Kapatid Agri-Mentor Me Program (KAMMP) in Region 02 last July 31, 2017 at the DA-Cagayan Valley Integrated Agricultural Laboratory (DA-CVIAL) in Tuguegarao City.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. “Give man a fish and you will feed him for a day, teach him how to fish, and you will feed him for a lifetime”. This inspires the implementation of Hatid ng ATI Na Dunong Oportunidad at Gabay (HANDOG) Program in two pilot sites in Gamu, Isabela and Villaverde, Nueva Vizcaya. It teaches the beneficiaries to venture in agribusiness.
Santiago City. Climate change and ASEAN economic integration are the major challenges we Filipinos are facing at present. The farming sector are the one’s greatly affected. In response to these challenges, various programs of the government are focused in activities that will help the agriculture and fisheries sector cope with the demands of time.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. Aristotle’s says “the things we have to learn before we do them, we learn by doing them”. It is a training methodology employed in the implementation of Adopt-A-4H Program. It is learning-by doing process.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. Innovation continues in the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 02 (ATI-RTC 02). A windmill-driven water pump was newly installed in San Mateo Center for its organic vegetable garden. It showcases climate change adaptation that ensures sustainable production of vegetables despite scarcity pf water especially during dry season.
CABAGAN, Isabela. With the goal of making communities resilient to climate change, the Climate Resilient Agriculture Livelihood Project (CRLP) is implemented in six selected municipalities of region 02. These are the municipalities highly vulnerable to climate change, namely, Uyugan in the province of Batanes, Sta.