PONTEVEDRA, Capiz - 31 farmers and agricultural extension workers from the Province of Capiz were recently trained on Good Agricultural Practice (GAP) for Corn. The training aimed to enhance and strengthen their knowledge on GAP principles that can be applied to farms for compliance.
BANGA, Aklan – It was a truly eventful Monday morning for the Center this week as Dr. Eden DLR. Bautista, Training Center Superintendent II, proudly presented the staff of ATI Western Visayas, a framed certificate from TUV SUD that officially recognizes the Center as ISO 9001:2015 Certified.
BANGA, Aklan - Women are a vital piece of the planning process for disaster risk mitigation and response, enhancing disaster planning with different perspectives that often focus on community needs and vulnerable groups.
BANGA, Aklan - “I will strive to improve my project and prove that I can make it possible with my own two feet. And that even though I was not able to finish my schooling, I am now equipped with the skills I need. Poverty will not hinder me from pursuing my dreams.” said Mark Louie John H. Gaitan during the graduation ceremonies of 4-H ACTIVE in Western Visayas.
DINGLE, Iloilo - About seven million children across the Philippines suffer from hunger and malnutrition. This is due to inadequate access to nutritious food, lack of nutrition education, and poor health and sanitary services (Ciriaco, 2017).
MAKATO, Aklan - With its vision of empowerment and building capacities of agriculture and fisheries stakeholders for sustainable development, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 6 (ATI-RTC 6) in coordination with the Municipal Agriculture Office of LGU-Makato launched the PalaYamanan Plus Project and Farmers Field School on Sustainable Pig Farming (FFS-SPF) last Janua
PASSI CITY, Iloilo - In support to the government’s climate change adaptation and mitigation initiatives, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center 6 (ATI-RTC 6) in partnership with the City Agriculture Office of LGU-Passi City and Barangay Council of Gegacjac launched the Climate Resilient Agriculture (CRA) Project last January 18, 2018.
DINGLE, Iloilo - To raise awareness among students the importance of planting vegetables and encourage families to establish their own home gardens for continuous and improved nutrition, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center VI (ATI-RTC VI) reached out to Libo-o Elementary School, Dingle District, Iloilo and launched the Gulayan sa Paaralan.
KALIBO, Aklan - Aimed to raise awareness on the programs and services of the Center in the Region, the Agricultural Training Institute Regional Training Center VI (ATI-RTC6) took the opportunity to hold a promotional campaign during Kalibo’s all-time famous Ati-atihan Festival.
Colorful banners showcased infographics on programs and services of the Center while ATI staff distributed promotional materials to both local and foreign tourists who have also joined in the parade last January 19, 2018 at the Kalibo Plaza.
BANGA, AKLAN - To help micro entrepreneurs scale up their businesses thru coaching and mentoring by business owners/practitioners the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center VI conducted a 3-day training on Kapatid Agri Mentor Me Program(KAMMP). The 3-day training was conducted at ATI-RTC VI Training Hall, Banga, Aklan from November 15 to November 17, 2017.