From the Regions
“ Agriculture is made-easy through e-Learning”, shared Teodilo Canonoy , a student of Misamis Oriental National High School ( MONHS) during the e-Learning Mass Graduation sponsored by Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X .
SILANG, Cavite - The Agricultural Training Institute Region IV-A in collaboration with the International Institute for Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) conducted the 1st Regional Conference on Climate Change for Agriculture and Fisheries last November 28 - 29, 2018.
Recognizing the importance of Farmers Information Technology Services (FITS) Centers as partners of the institute in extension in the region—the Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center X (ATI-RTC X) established three more FITS Centers in November 2018.
The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 02 together with the Samahan ng mga Magsasaka Siyentista sa Lambak ng Cagayan, Inc. (SMSLCI) once again conducted the annual Techno-Gabay Summit held on November 22-23, 2018 at ATI-RTC 02 San Mateo, Isabela.
INDANG, Cavite- In the recent Techno Gabay Program (TGP) Summit 2018 with the theme: Magsasaka Siyentista (MS) Partners in Promoting Sustainable and Innovative Agricultural Practices, Ms.
INDANG, Cavite- With the theme Magsasaka Siyentista (MS): Partners in Promoting Innovative and Sustainable Agricultural Practices, the ATI IV-A in partnership with Cavite State University and Provincial Government of Cavite through the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist hold this year the Techno Gabay Program (TGP) Summit highlighting the Magsasaka Siyentista as catalyst of information diss
ROSARIO, La Union- Assessment is very vital in the implementation of any project, program and activity as it provides data or information on its status. Hence, the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center I (ATI-RTC I) initiated the First Assessment and Planning Workshop of AgRiDOC Projects in Region 1 last November 22-23 at LGV Agri-Tourism Farm in Brgy.
STA. BARBARA, Pangasinan - Around 60 participants coming from different municipalities of Pangasinan attended the Free Seminar on Free-Range Chicken held at the Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center I (ATI-RTC I) Multi-Purpose Hall, Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan on November 23, 2018.
STA. BARBARA, Pangasinan - The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center I (ATI-RTC I), in partnership with Daniel Maramba National High School (DMNHS), successfully conducted a seminar on Brown Rice Day with a theme ”Quality Rice. Quality Life.” last November 9 at the DMNHS campus. The activity was participated by over 600 students and senior high school teachers.
CATANAUAN, Quezon – “Marami akong natutunan sa mga paksa at aralin na tinalakay ng radyo titser at lahat ng ito ay aking ia-apply sa aking lupang sakahan,” sincerely expressed by Ms. Rosie Luzon, a graduate from Macalelon, Quezon during the culminating activity of School on Air (SOA) on High Value Crops (HVC) known as Unlad Saka: Isang Radyo Eskwela para sa Bondoc Peninsula.
JARO, Iloilo City, Iloilo – Rice Crop Manager (RCM) focal persons from different regions both ATI-RTCs and DA-Regional Field Offices (RFO) attends the last updating and planning workshop for the year 2018 last November 20-23, 2018. The participants includes two (2) RCM focal from Agricultural Training Institute (ATI).
Baybay City, Leyte – Sun, sand, wind, and waves…words that may sound like one grand R&R. However, to a school whose vegetable garden is right beside the sea, these words spell one big nightmare. It means when the wind is strong, plants can be toppled. When the tide is high, crops get submerged in seawater. A month’s work can be gone in just a few minutes.
Baybay City, Leyte - The “roars” of the young ones still sounded as strong and sure as the first time. Now on its 4th year, the Rice and Organic Agriculture Awareness Reach Schools (ROARS) continued its campaign to teach children to be RicePonsible and adopt organic agriculture practices in school and even at home.
The Agricultural Training Institute- Regional Training Center MiMaRoPa under the Organic Agriculture Program is conducting two batches of Farmer’s Field School. The first batch of FFS themed “Kabataan ay Hikayatin, Organikong Pagsasaka ay Palaganapin” is participated by 25 selected K-12 students of Porfirio G. Comia Memorial National Highschool, Brgy. Barcenaga, Naujan, Oriental Mindoro.
TAGBINA, Surigao del Sur – Students and faculty members of the Surigao del Sur State University (SDSSU) underwent a training on organic agriculture production last November 20-22, 2018 at the University’s campus in Tagbina. Aside from the SDSSU participants, farmers and members of the 4H Club also took part in the said training and brought the total participants to 30.
CEBU CITY – The 15th National Organic Agriculture Congress (NOAC) with this year’s theme: “Organic Agriculture: Advancing the Local Food Culture Movement in the Philippines which the Department of Agriculture is spearheading was held at the Waterfront Hotel, Salinas Drive, this city last November 13-15, 2018.
TAGBILARAN CITY - The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center 7 at Cabawan Dist., this city awarded Certificates to three (3) Cebu – based Organic Farms as an Accredited Learning Sites (LS) of the agency during the 15th National Organic Agriculture Congress held at the Waterfront Hotel, Cebu City on Nov. 13 – 15 2018.
BRGY. LOS ANGELES, Butuan City – A total of 27 participants completed the Training on Vegetable Production and Management for High School Students, Teachers and Learning Site Operators last November 19-21, 2018 at the ATI-RTC XIII training complex.
ATI-RTC X, EL SALVADOR CITY - Twenty four farm owners from Alubijid, Misamis Oriental and neighboring municipalities received their certificate of completion for the Season Long Farmers Field School on Cacao Production today, in a graduation ceremony at the ATI-RTC X, El Salvador City. The cacao farmers have undergone the four months training from August 3 to November 22, 2018.