Tuguegarao City. After six-month training on Integrated Crop Management Corn-based Farming System (ICM-CBFS) for agricultural extension workers, 27 agricultural extension workers from different provinces and 484 farmers graduated from the said course.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. Thirty agricultural extension workers were equipped on food safety and are now ready to promote the Republic Act 10611 or the Food Safety Act of 2013. The training on food safety for livestock extension workers was conducted on October 1-5, 2018 at ATI-RTC 02 in this municipality.
MADDELA, Quirino. As part of the interventions to the Indigenous People (IPs), the Training on Organic Agriculture was conducted for the IPs of Maddela, Quirino. It was held on September 26-28, 2018 at Jose Ancheta, Maddela, Quirino.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. Ten Out-of-School Youths (OSY) from different municipalities of Region 2 successfully completed the 45-day homestay training at Valdez Farm, Angadanan, Isabela and ATI RTC 2 Organic Farm, San Mateo, Isabela.
SAN MATEO, Isabela. After attending the training on Animal Health Care and Management, the 31 participants from Diadi, Nueva Vizcaya were now installed as deputized Barangay Animal Health Workers (BAHW).
CABAGAN, Isabela. Gender and Development is one of the extension interventions of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) that aims to promote equality among men and women in agricultural development. The different programs of the ATI in Region 02 shares 5% of their budget for GAD interventions.
CABAGAN, Isabela. It is a reality that farming is highly vulnerable to climate change. It is one of the great challenges faced by our farmers today. Coping with this challenge, mono-cropping practice of farmers should be transformed into integrated farming system.
For the past year, Local Farming Technicians (LFT) play a key role in the development and promotion of modern agricultural technologies. LFTs are serving as partners of the Agricultural Training Institute and government as a whole in extension initiatives.
The ATI-Regional Training Center 02 conducted the livestock advocacy campaign entitled Back to Basics: Scientific and Sustainable Livestock and Poultry Production last August 23, 2018 at the New Community Center, San Mateo, Isabela.
The said activity aims to promote production and sustainability of poultry particularly free-range chicken and duck for livelihood and food production.