CATANAUAN, Quezon – “Kami po from the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist ay talagang buong lugod na ipapahayag namin yung ganitong proyekto para sa kapakinabangan ng ating magsasaka. Nawa ito ay maging bahagi ng inyong pag-unlad,” addressed by Ms. Ma. Leonellie G. Dimalaluan, Provincial High Value Crops (HVC) Focal Person of Quezon, expressing full support for the program.
STA. CRUZ, Laguna - ATI Officer-in-Charge Director Luz A. Taposok challenged the 742 graduates of the Farmers' Field School (FFS) on Sustainable Pig Farming (SPF) during its mass graduation on June 13, 2018.
Taposok highlighted that the graduates are role models in their communities, with the mission to apply what they have learned and share it for the benefit of other farmers.
LOS BAŃOS, Laguna- Research has shown that climate change triggers major changes on pest and diseases infestation pattern. These changes will have major implications for crop protection and food security, particularly in developing countries such as Philippines where the need to increase and sustain food production is most urgent.
PAGBILAO, Quezon- 30 Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) from the province of Laguna, Batangas, and Quezon were updated on Organic Agriculture technologies.
LOS BAŃOS, Laguna- As front liners in information dissemination in the grass root level, the Farmers’ Information and Technology Services (FITS) Center and identified Magsasaka Siyentista (MS) in CaLaBaRZon region were capacitated in Climate Information Systems.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite- “May kita sa baboy.” says Agricultural Training Institute IV-A Center Director Ms. Marites Piamonte Cosico during the launching of School-on-the-Air (SOA) entitled as Radyo Eskwela sa Pag-aalaga ng Baboy held on May 21, 2018 at Cavite State University, Indang, Cavite.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite- With the aim to enhance the knowledge and skills of Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) and cacao farmers and acquaint them on the appropriate post-harvest technologies for cacao production, the Agricultural Training Institute CaLaBaRZon and Philippine Center for Post-harvest Development and Mechanization (PhilMech) conducted the Training of Trainers’ on Mechaniza
TAYABAS, Quezon - Keeping in mind the farmers’ philosophy; “To see is to believe,” the Agricultural Training Institute in CaLaBaRZon underscores the importance of documenting farmers’ best practices and success stories in Training Course on Video Documentation of Success Stories.
TANZA, Cavite – With up-to-date version of 2.21, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) CaLaBaRZon facilitated the Rice Crop Manager (RCM) briefing with the assistance from the Municipal Agriculture Office of Tanza, Cavite on May 29, 2018. Some 50 rice farmers from different barangays in the said municipality received RCM personalized crop management recommendations.