SERGIO OSMEÑA, Zamboanga del Norte – With the aim to give opportunities to the unschool youths in the rural areas of Zamboanga Peninsula, the Center of Ecology and Organic Farming Inc. (CEOFI) opened and launched their Family Farm School last May 17, 2019, at Brgy. Biayon, Sergio Osmeña, Zamboanga del Norte.
PAGADIAN CITY – 17 Learning Site for Agriculture (LSA) owners/cooperators, out of the 20 new certified LSA, attended the simultaneous signing of Memorandum of Agreement and awarding of certificate of LSA. Learning Site for Agriculture (LSA) is a farm practicing applicable agricultural technologies, employing doable farming strategies and operating successfully.
TIGBAO, ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR – Vegetable production is becoming popular because of its wide adaptability and its uses. It provides an immediate source of income among families from rural areas. However, today’s trend showed that consumers are becoming health conscious, which also gave rise to its high demand in the market.
PAGADIAN CITY – One of the most organized living creatures on earth is honeybee. Bees are the most loyal pollinators. They play an essential role in the pollination of fruit trees, vegetables, flowers, herbs, and other crops. In Zamboanga Peninsula, more farmers are now into natural and organic farming and they need pollinators to increase yield in a natural way.
PAGADIAN CITY- To acquaint corn and cassava regional coordinators for CY 2019 revised National Quality Corn Achievers Award (NQCAA), Cassava Cluster Management Award (CCMEA) and CORNUCOPIA Guidelines, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) in collaboration with the Department of Agriculture conducted a Zonal Briefing for Mindanao A cluster.
PAGADIAN CITY – Another first of ATI Nueve is the conduct of the Quarter Meeting that was successfully spearheaded by the Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Unit (PMEU). This activity aims to provide the latest update on the status of operations of the center based on plans and implementing guidelines.
SAN MIGUEL – To build a strong partnership and promote the programs and services of the Agricultural Training Institute, the center joined the first ever Farmers Congress in San Miguel, Zamboanga del Sur.
Pagadian City - Once again the Agricultural Training Institute - Regional Training Center IX (ATI-RTC IX) joins the collaborative efforts of Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) together with the 53rd Infantry Battalion (IB) in the conduct of Psycho-social and Values Formation Activity.