From the Regions
Ask anyone in Baler and its neighboring towns if they have heard of Azbahaen Leisure Farm and I would bet the laptop I’m writing this on, he or she would say, -yes. What used to be a 4-hectare land overrun by brambles was transformed into a Farm Tourism Site by its owner, Mr. Adriano A. Necesito Sr.
CALASIAO, Pangasinan – Buenlag National High School (BNHS) 4H Bahay Kubo through the "Farm to School Movement Towards Food Sustainability" Project, was awarded as one of the national winners for the 17th Ten Accomplished Youth Organization (TAYO) in the Philippines last February 14, 2020 at the Senate of the Philippines Building, Pasay City.
TRECE MARTIRES CITY, Cavite - As the government continue to enforce enhanced community quarantine in Luzon to flatten the curve amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, essential offices and government agencies continue to operate, including agriculture offices.
STA. BARBARA, Pangasinan – The Agricultural Training Institute–Regional Training Center I (ATI-RTC I) postponed its regional activities including, trainings, seminars, meetings and large gatherings due to the Covid-19 pandemic. This is also stipulated in ATI Central Office Memorandum Nos.
Majayjay, Laguna- To study the business side of farming or farming as a business, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) conducted an Enhancement Training on Agribusiness with Assessment on Agroentrepreneurship. It aims to enhance and develop the knowledge and skills of selected ATI personnel in Agribusiness Development and Farm business Management.
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PROJECT PROPOSAL WRITING AND FARM PLAN PREPARATION GAIN POSITIVE IMPRESSION AMONG LEARNING SITE COOPERATORS AND FARMER LEADERS
TIGBAUAN, ILOILO – “I strongly believe that if you are surrounded by beautiful people, you also become beautiful like them. That is the power of attraction. My gratitude to ATI for this opportunity to be with these amazing and beautiful people,” expressed Engr.
Staying at home for so long because of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) can sometimes put you in a slump. One day you’re reading a book and dancing to the beat of Michael Jackson and the next day you’re out of something to do. You don’t even know what time is it, what day is it, or is it even a weekend. I bet you haven’t even showered for days.
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IEC Materials on various agriculture and fisheries technologies
URDANETA CITY, PANGASINAN – The Department of Agriculture (DA) led the celebration of the Rice Tarrification Law (RTL) 1st Anniversary last March 5, 2019 at the Urdaneta City Cultural and Sports Center. More than 600 farmers, and hundreds of workforce from bureaus and line agencies of DA, together with various local government units of Region I attended the event.
An unassuming 56-year old Magsasaka Siyentista (MS), Jonathan Tayaben just returned from his morning farm tasks when I first saw him. He smiled at me as soon as I approached him and displayed an apologetic gesture for not being able to meet me earlier. The farm was abuzz with life the morning we sat down for this interview. The makeshift receiving area of his farmhouse was open, allowing the air to circulate, making the heat bearable. Meanwhile, his wife Aileen was busy preparing our snacks - sliced pineapples and fried plantains (banana) which she has harvested from the farm.
EL SALVADOR CITY, MISAMIS ORIENTAL – Two (2) new farms worthy of emulation, employing doable farming strategies and operating successfully have been recently accredited as Learning Site for Agriculture (LSAs) by the Agricultural Training Institute Regional Training Center X (ATI – RTC X).
With the enhanced community quarantine, everyone is asked to stay at home. Thus, we are reminded to go back to basic and one way to survive this COVID-19 pandemic is to make a survival garden.
STA. BARBARA, Pangasinan – The Agricultural Training Institute-Regional Training Center I (ATI-RTC I) continues its commitment toward excellence by adopting quality management system to improve its overall performance and to ensure delivery of quality products and extension services in the region.
Pagadian City- The Organic Agriculture Program of the Agricultural Training Institute –Regional Training Center IX (ATI-RTC IX) conducted another consultative meeting.
The Agricultural Training Institute in Central Luzon (ATI-CL) spearheaded the consultation workshop for the High Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP) Stakeholders in Central Luzon on March 11-13, 2020 in Dinalupihan, Bataan.
MOLO, Iloilo City – Almost 80 attendees from various National Government Agencies (NGAs), State Universities and Colleges (SUCs), Learning Sites’ (LS) Cooperators, People’s Organizations (POs), and Farmers’ Associations (FAs) join the Regional Agriculture and Fisheries Extension Network (RAFEN) Meeting cum High Value Crop Development Program (HVCDP) and Organic Agriculture (OA) Consultation on
Extension services continue to evolve. With the challenges that extension workers and farmers face, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) continues to explore various strategies to improve its efforts as the extension and training arm of the Department of Agriculture. In over 30 years, the ATI has celebrated various successes and learned from the lessons during hard times. Nonetheless, we are proud to be standing the test of time through the support of our partners and the clientele themselves. This is the ATI Today, more committed to bring you extension services beyond boundaries.