A & F Extension Policies

This section compiles the Mandates, Circulars, and issuances on the Agriculture and Fisheries Extension that concern the Agricultural Training Institute as the lead agency in agriculture and fisheries extension of the Department of Agriculture.

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Republic Act 8435 Agriculture and Fisheries Modernization Act of 1997 - An act prescribing urgent related measures to modernize the agriculture and fisheries sectors of the country in order to enhance their profitability, and prepare said sectors for the challenges of globalization through an adequate, focused and rational delivery of necessary support services, appropriating funds therefor and for other purposes
Republic Act 100681 Organic Agriculture Act of 2010 - An act providing for the development and promotion of organic agriculture in the Philippines and for other purposes
Republic Act 10816 Farm Tourism Development Act of 2016 - An act providing for the development and promotion of farm tourism in the Philippines

Executive Order no. 116, Series of 1987 - Renaming the Ministry of Agriculture and Food as Ministry of Agriculture, reorganizing its units, integrating all offices and agencies whose functions relate to agriculture and fishery into the ministry and for other purposes
DA Department Order No. 07 Series of 2017 - Designating the Agricultural Training Institute as Lead Agency in Developing and Coordinating a Food Safety Regulation Training Program for the Department of Agriculture
DA Administrative Order No. 22 Series 2013 - Guidelines in the Grant of Honoraria for AFE Services
DA Administrative Order No. 11 Series of 2012 -- Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) on the Accreditation of Private Organic Agriculture Extension Service Providers (ESPs)
DA Administrative Order No. 28 Series of 2008 - Designating ATI as Apex Agency for a Unified and Efficient Agriculture and Fisheries Extension System
DA Administrative Order No. 24 Series of 2008 - IRR on the Provision of Extension Grants to Accredited Private ESPs
DA Department Order No. 03, Series of 2007 -- Designating the Agricultural Training Institute as Lead Agency for the Provision of e-Extension Services
DA Administrative Order No. 14 Series of 2005 - Shift in the Role of ATI as an Indirect Provider of Extension Services
DA Administrative Order No. 13 Series of 2005 - The National Extension Agenda and Programs (NEAP)
DA Administrative Order No. 42 Series of 1999 - Guidelines in Planning, Implementing, Monitoring and Evaluation Extension Programs for AF Modernization