BOHOL – The beneficiaries of the Climate Resilient Agriculture (CRA) Program of the Department of Agriculture through the Agricultural Training Institute formally received their livelihood projects which were turned over by ATI in Central Visayas last December 20, 2017, at barangay Tultugan barangay hall in the municipality of Calape, this province.
BOHOL - The Agricultural Training Institute – Region VII (ATI-7) in its quest for excellence on the field of service to its clienteles recently held its year-end assessment and review for calendar year 2017 dubbed as Strike a Note: All about 2017 at Flushing Meadows, Dauis this province on December 18-19, 2017.
CENTRAL VISAYAS - A total of 295 farmers graduated after 16 weeks of intensive training in Farmer Field School (FFS) for vegetable production. The FFS is a community-based season long training wherein farmers have to undergo modular sessions for 16 weeks (1 day/week) with hands-on application in a communal garden or site in the barangay.
BATANGAS – The Information Services Division (ISD) of ATI Central Office spearheaded the one-day activity dubbed as “e-Extension InTENsity Summit,” a celebration of a decade of its electronic extension program implementation from its conception last December of 2007. The activity was conducted last December 11, 2017, at Lima Park Hotel, Malvar this province.
The program on Increasing Agricultural Productivity towards Food Security and Poverty Alleviation: Extension Support to Twenty-Two Provinces with Highest Poverty Incidence in the Philippines (ES22PPP) under the TIER 2 Program completed its Human Resource Development cum Production Technology Training.
The Agricultural Training Institute VII initiated the 1stRegional Agriculture and Fisheries Extension Network (RAFEN) Summit in Central Visayas on November 29, 2017 at Cebu Northwinds Hotel, Salinas Drive, Cebu City.
CEBU CITY. The Department of Labor and Employment - National Reintegration Center for Overseas Filipino Workers (DOLE - NRCO) – Region VII in partnership with the Agricultural Training Institute Region VII conducted a two-day Byaheng Agripreneur at Cebu City Resource Management and Development Center (CREMDEC) Taptap, this city on November 28-29, 2017.
The Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) Region VII recently launched its compendium of success stories volume 1 in Central Visayas. It is dubbed as “STORIES” and it features success stories of farmers/adaptors in the region. The launching was held at Kew Hotel, Tagbilaran City on November 23, 2017 during the graduation of AgriDoc.
Twenty four (24) agricultural extension workers completed the AGRIDOC, a new breed of Agricultural Development Officers in the Community on November 23, 2017 at Kew Hotel, Dao, Tagbilaran City. These first batch of graduates for Region VII are from the provinces of Bohol, Cebu and Siquijor.