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ATI Caraga launched 5 sites of CRFBS

ATI in Caraga - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 2:23pm

BUTUAN CITY - To help farmers in making their crops resilient from the adverse climate, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI)-RTC 13 in collaboration with the Local Government Units (LGUs) spearheaded the launching of Climate Resiliency Farm Business School (CRFBS) in 5 different municipalities of Caraga Region, namely: RTRomualdez, Agusan del Norte; Mainit, Surigao del Norte; Lapaz, Agusan

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ATI and SMART Communications, Inc: Partners toward Sustainable Agriculture and Inclusive Growth

ATI in CaLaBaRZon - Thu, 07/18/2019 - 5:59pm

ALFONSO, Cavite – With the goal of advancing technology in farming, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) CaLaBaRZon and SMART Communications, Inc. partner in implementing the Digital Farmers Program (DFP). The program is an exploratory project between ATI and SMART with the aim of teaching small-scale farmers with basic digital tools and technologies, particularly social media.

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ATI conducts five provincial consultations in Caraga

ATI in Caraga - Thu, 07/18/2019 - 3:06pm

LOS ANGELES, Butuan City- With an aim of harmonizing programs among extension service providers of the Department of Agriculture (DA) and determining the needed trainings among stakeholders, the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 conducted the provincial consultations and planning workshops on July 9-17, 2019.

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ATI harmonizes training activities in PDI through a planning workshop

ATI in Caraga - Thu, 07/18/2019 - 12:47pm

SAN JOSE, Province of Dinagat Islands- The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 successfully conducted the one-day Provincial Consultation for FY 2020 Program Implementation and FY 2021 Agri-Fishery Needs Planning Workshop in the Province of Dinagat Islands on July 16, 2019.

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RP Dev on Rice Crop establishment mechanization

ATI in Central Visayas - Thu, 07/18/2019 - 10:48am

TAGBILARAN CITY – A three-day Training on Resource Person Development Course on Mechanization of Rice Crop Establishment was held at the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 7 (ATI-RTC 7) Training Complex, Cabawan District, this city last June 24-28, 2019 with 17 Agricultural Extension Workers mostly Rice Focal Person from the provinces of Bohol and Cebu respectively.

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P4MP Training highpoints Financial Literacy in Organizational Management

ATI in Caraga - Wed, 07/17/2019 - 5:41pm

LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – In support and response to the Government’s campaign for proper management of money, the Capability Enhancement Training for Pambansang Mannalon, Mag-uuma, Magbabaul at Magsasaka ng Pilipinas (P4MP) included a discussion on Financial Literacy and pointed out its importance in Organizational Management.

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AEWs, Learning site cooperators, and DA-ATI staff qualify for OA competencies

ATI in Caraga - Wed, 07/17/2019 - 11:03am

BISLIG CITY, Surigao del Sur – Being mandated for providing sufficient competency specially
in agriculture-related skills of its various clientele in the region, the Agricultural Training Institute-
Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 recently conducted an Enhancement Training for

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4H sparks Eco-Future with Tree Planting event

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 3:45pm

Pushing for environmental concern as one of its core flagship programs, 4H Club Cagayan Valley launched its first-ever Regional Synchronous 4H Tree Planting Activity, July 10, 2019.

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ATI builds capacity of technical staff on Extension Delivery System

ATI in Caraga - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 3:39pm

Quezon City – The inevitable changes in the global environment bring on issues and challenges in the agricultural extension system in the country. Given its crucial role in linking agri-researches to various stakeholders, extension services must be responsive to the changing needs of the agriculture and fishery sector.

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Sweet Escape in Koronadal

ATI in the Western Visayas - Mon, 07/15/2019 - 5:20pm

Another School for Practical Agriculture in Region 12 is GerNil’s Farm owned by the Gawad Saka Awardee, Mr. Gerardo “Boy” Cordero in Brgy. Topland, Koronadal City. This farm specializes in processed coco products such as coco sugar and coco syrup distributed to major companies in Davao City.

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4 things you need to do in Lake Sebu

ATI in the Western Visayas - Mon, 07/15/2019 - 5:16pm

Known as the home of T’boli and Ubo Tribes, Lake Sebu in South Cotabato is booming to become one of SOCCKSARGEN’s eco-tourism destinations. Not only that, this majestic place has a hidden agricultural industry gem. If you plan to spend a vacation trip in this region, here are some things you need to include in your itinerary:

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From Flying to Farming

ATI in the Western Visayas - Mon, 07/15/2019 - 5:05pm

He used to drive an airplane and brought people to their dream destinations, today he opt to drive source of people’s lives to their stomach. He is Capt. James “Bong” Reamon.

Hails as the first Farm Tourism Site accredited by the Department of Tourism in Region 12 is Felicidad Orchard and Garden Organics Farm. It is located at Conel-Olympog Road, Purok 9B, Brgy. Katangawan, General Santos City, South Cotabato and identified as a School for Practical Agriculture of ATI in the said region.

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Rice extensionists start intensive training to become AgRiDOCs

ATI in CaLaBaRZon - Mon, 07/15/2019 - 12:11pm

TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite - The Department of Agriculture through the Agricultural Training Institute and the Philippine Rice Research Institute in partnership with the International Rice Research Institute implemented a project entitled “Improving Technology Promotion and Delivery through Capability Enhancement of Next-Gen Rice Extension Professionals and Other Intermediaries” or IPAD.

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Training on IEC Development on Climate Change produce Various Print Materials

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Sat, 07/13/2019 - 3:46pm

CABAGAN, Isabela. It is an all-in-one package. The training on information, education and communication on climate change created awareness and equipped knowledge of extension workers on climate change and produced various pretested print materials.

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GAP and OAP now On-Air, A Simul-SOA Program

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Sat, 07/13/2019 - 3:37pm

CABAGAN, Isabela. Now aired in eight radio stations, the two schools-on-the air (SOA) are reaching out thousands of farmers all over the region.

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Active FITS Centers receive GPS Device for RCM

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Sat, 07/13/2019 - 3:17pm

CABAGAN, Isabela. After the training on rice crop manager advisory service for the Farmers Information and Technology Services (FITS) Centers, 26 FITS Centers who participated in the training were given global position system (GPS) device as support in implementing the activity.

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AEWs got updated on RCM Advisory Service, Ready to Assist Rice Farmers

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Fri, 07/12/2019 - 3:17pm

CABAGAN, Isabela. The three batches of training on rice crop manager advisory service (RAS) were completed. It was conducted for the rice agricultural extension workers (AEWs) and staff of the Farmers Information and Technology Services (FITS) Centers.

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P4MP to train on Organizational Management

ATI in Caraga - Fri, 07/12/2019 - 12:14pm

LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – In support to the Department of Agriculture mandates in empowering People’s Organization (PO), the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) 13 will hold the Capability Enhancement Training for Pambansang Mannalon, Mag-uuma, Magbabaul at Magsasaka ng Pilipinas (P4MP) on July 17-19, 2019.

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Coordinators of SOA on Swine Production to convene for the mid-assessment

ATI in Caraga - Thu, 07/11/2019 - 3:43pm

Los Angeles, Butuan City – Coordinators of the on-going School-on-the-Air (SOA) on Swine Production in Agusan del Norte will meet on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 for the Mid-Assessment to be conducted by the Agricultural Training Institute -Regional Training Center 13.

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Another batch of AgriDOC Roll-out now Rolling in Region 02

ATI in Cagayan Valley - Thu, 07/11/2019 - 1:23pm

SAN MATEO, Isabela. The third batch of the new breed of Agricultural Development Officers of the Community (AgriDOC) now on their second month of the season-long training.

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