Following the success of the 1st joint ATI-CAR and HAARRDEC Farmers Forum in 2016, a similar activity was implemented this year. The activity facilitated the sharing of research results, government programs in support to farmers, good agricultural practices, and success stories. Magsasaka Siyentista (MS), farmer leaders, researchers, and extension workers from local government units, state universities and colleges, and national government agencies in the region joined the activity.
LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET. As the days of the AgRiDOC training program draw closer to its end, the training participants are becoming more enthusiastic on what more they could learn in the coming days. Four more modules and their responsibility as a new breed of extension workers begins.
The ATI-CAR and the HAARRDEC once again successfully implemented the 2017 Farmers Forum under the Techno Gabay Program. The forum, hosted by the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist of the Province of Benguet, was held at the Benguet Techno-Demo Center, Wangal, La Trinidad, Benguet on November 16, 2017.
The 2017 Joint ATI-CAR and HAARRDEC Farmers Forum again served as a venue for farmers and local government units to share their experiences, and the results of their technology demonstration and adoption activities. Magsasaka siyentista (MS), farmer leaders, researchers, and extension workers form local government units, state universities and colleges, and national government agencies in the region attended the forum.